Administers direct patient care as required to assist clinic health care providers within the FHC.
Performs routine intake and patient care by recording vital signs, administer injections, nebulizer treatments, wound dressing, clinic labs, EKG, Spirometry testing as ordered by the provider, and other therapeutic procedures as directed by the provider.
Works with the front office staff to verify insurance benefits as needed. May cover the front office when needed.
Reviews charts for quality improvement and prepares for all appointments.
Works with all data related to patient care, notes, GPRA, UDS, grant required data through PCCs in RPMS and existing patient information systems and reporting purposes.
Maintains exam rooms with cleaning and stocking of supplies on a routine schedule in accordance with protocols, standards, and regulations of NACA Family Health Center.
Supervises the patient schedules and navigates the flow of care.
Receives training and supervision for triaging of same day needs of patients who present to the clinic.
Collaborates patient education with the Health Promotion team as directed by the Clinical Nurse.
Cleans and sterilizes instruments for minor procedures and examinations within the same day of use.
Maintains instrument functions and orders repairs, calibrates equipment, and maintains logs for all clinic instrument inventory, checks and orders oxygen tanks and supplies.
Monitors and logs the refrigerator and freezer temperatures twice daily.
Maintains an adequate amount for supplies and equipment according to the inventory lists as well as proper storage of all clinic equipment. submits a list of items for ordering.
Must provide excellent customer service; exhibits and serves as a role model to co-workers and patients in professional demeanor, hygiene, and direction.
Maintains privacy and confidentiality through HIPAA and Confidentiality Standards Policy.
Assists providers with dispensation and refills of medications.
Submits and tracks referrals and prior authorizations.
Attends staff meetings.
Participates in the organization Quality Improvement Program through incident reporting and identifying opportunities for improvement.
Performs other duties as assigned.
High school diploma or GED, plus an accredited certification as a Medical Assistant is required. One (1) year experience in a clinical setting. Clinical competencies updated annually with staff development and training.
Knowledge, Skill and Abilities:
Knowledge of Medical Assistant principals, practices, and techniques sufficient to provide necessary and effective service to patients.
Knowledge of RPMS, GPRA, and UDS systems and measures.
Ability to effectively communicate professionally, both internally and externally.
Strong organizational skills.
Ability to prioritize.
Experience working with Native American clients. Navajo speaking preferred.
Knowledge of medical terminology.
Skills in writing sufficient to prepare and maintain patient charts.
Skills in operating a computer.
Strong interpersonal skills.
Ability to work in a team environment.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
Valid Arizona Driver’s License; Class 1 Fingerprint Clearance; First Aid & CPR; HIPAA certification, CMA certification.
*Must complete and submit an NACA, Inc. Employment Application, Letter of Interest and Resume. Application can be obtained through website www.nacainc.org. Any question, please contact Human Resources at (928)526-2968.
Employer exercises EEOC and Indian preference in accordance with the Indian Preference Act (Title 25, US Code, Sections 44-46, 472 and 272). If you wish to exercise Indian Preference and you are a registered member of a federally or state recognized tribe, attach copy of tribal Certificate of Indian Blood (CIB).
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Flagstaff, AZ 86004
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FAMILY HEALTH CENTER
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Flagstaff, AZ 86004
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