Certified Medical Assistant
Neighborhood Family Clinics is looking for a Certified Medical Assistant for La Crosse, Onalaska, Viroqua, Sparta & West Salem clinics.
We are looking for a CMA to be part of the healthcare team, and works within the Medical Assistant Scope of Practice and under the direction of a Physician, Physician Assistant, or Nurse Practitioner. The CMA will assist in meeting the individual and age-specific needs of patients and families. Personal qualifications include being dependable, compassionate, professional, flexible, able to work well with members of the health care team/patients/families and provide safe direct patient care.
CMA should have successfully completed an accredited training program, and have excellent communication and multi-tasking skills. Highly desired to be proficient in medical terminology, computer skills/typing, and navigation/charting in the electronic health record.
Job specifics: 25-37 hours per week, flexible hours, schedule changes to help assist the providers. Must be flexible with various shifts. All shifts are available between 7am-6pm Monday-Friday. Rotating some Saturdays between 7am-1pm. (Saturday bonus pay) Job responsibilities include rooming patients, measuring vital signs, performing EKG, spirometry, venipuncture, handling and processing labs, injections, and completing other on-site tests including rapid strep, monospot, TB, h pylori, troponin, urinalysis, pregnancy tests and audiograms.
The CMA will also assist the Doctor, PA, or NP provider as needed with procedures. In addition, the CMA will have the opportunity to educate patients on a variety of topics such as home glucometer testing and nebulizer treatments, and complete patient follow-up phone calls.
The CMA will also complete administrative tasks such as billing, scheduling appointments, checking patients in, scanning documents, medical prior authorizations, organizing supplies, contacting pharmacies and faxing prescriptions, and assisting with dictation of provider notes.
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Salary: $20.00 – $23.00 per hour – Starting wages are based on experience.