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Medical Assistant - Mobile Clinic Team - Fort Worth, TX

UnitedHealth Group


Location:
Fort Worth, TX
Date:
04/21/2017
Job Code:
1731482
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Medical Assistant - Mobile Clinic Team - Fort Worth, TX(Job Number:707436)
Description

 Based out of Fort Worth office, but will travel to clinics during the week as needed anywhere between Denton and Cleburne area.  Monday - Friday 8a to 5p.

 

Talk about meaningful work. Talk about an important role. Let's talk about your next career move. Due to our expanding business, WellMed is seeking a Medical Assistant who shares our passion for helping others live healthier lives. In this position you will interact with patients and their family members, health care providers and insurance companies. Learn from health care experts as you work side-by-side to impact the care and comfort of our patient population. You will be part of a team dedicated to improving the delivery and quality of health care that is patient-centered, safe and effective. Bring your skills and talents to a role where you'll have the opportunity to make an impact on a huge scale. Transforming healthcare and millions of lives as a result starts with the values you embrace and the passion you bring to achieve your life's best work.(sm)


WellMed's proactive approach focuses on prevention and the complete coordination of care for patients. WellMed is now part of Optum. What makes your clinical career greater here? You'll work within an incredible team culture; a clinical and business collaboration that is learning and evolving every day. And, when you contribute, you'll open doors for yourself that simply do not exist in any other organization, anywhere.


 

The Certified Medical Assistant for the Mobile Team performs a variety of healthcare screening activities to assist providers in conducting quality clinics, including administering injections, diagnostic testing, phlebotomy, quality surveys and various other procedures. Delivers exceptional customer service and maintains established quality control standards.  This position will work directly with our quality mobile team, contracted physician groups and staff in the respective markets as assigned. 
 
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Performs all duties within the scope of a Certified Medical Assistant (procedures, injections, diagnostic testing, phlebotomy)
  • Coordinates healthcare screening results as directed by providers, company standards, and policies
  • Travels with the mobile team to clinics and centralized locations to conduct screening clinics to support contracted physician network
  • Rooms patients according to company standards
  • Follows all physician office guidelines while conducting screening clinics onsite at contracted physician clinics
  • Arrives to all clinics as least 15 minutes early to introduce the team to the office staff and set up equipment in exam room designated for clinic
  • Organizes onsite clinics to ensure all equipment and supplies are on hand and set up in the exam rooms prior to receiving patients for screening appointments
  • Performs and completes all quality program health screenings per required metrics
  • Processes appropriate documents in an organized and accurate manner and copies all physicians on patient results and quality forms submitted
  • Reviews all patient screening forms to ensure all outstanding healthcare screenings are performed and reviews medical records to data mine and collect referral information for colon screenings, DM eye exams, mammograms and labs
  • Records patient care documentation in the medical records accurately and according to company policy
  • Conducts post audits on all information submitted to quality program to make sure information is complete and presented within the guidelines.  Any items rejected due to noncompliance will be researched and resubmitted according to guidelines
  • Reviews all medical information, test results and survey questions prior to the patient leaving to ensure all information is captured 
  • Presents abnormal results to the provider promptly to ensure there is not an emergent condition that needs immediate attention
  • Post clinic preparation of mobile team charts for faxing, filing and forwarding to the PCP offices
  • Compiles results and enters information into utilization reports for submission to management
  • Works as a liaison between mobile team, physician business managers, and contracted PCP offices to ensure all patient information is reported accurately and are completed.  Offers solutions to improve quality goals
  • Coordinates with the providers and contracted PCP groups to ensure timely submission of their screenings to the DataRaps department
  • Maintains confidentiality of all materials handled within the department as well as proper release of patient information at all times
  • Maintains certifications (MA and CPR) and quality control standards
  • Participates in marketing events as determined by business need
  • Performs all other related duties as assigned

Job Clinical Services Operations
Primary Location US-TX-Fort Worth
Other Location 
Organization WellMed Medical Mgmt, Inc
Schedule Full-time
Number of Openings 1
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