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Boulder Community Hospital Medical Assistant - CU Sports Medicine in Boulder, Colorado

Full Time, Days.

Pay range is between $16-$22.58/hr, depending on years of relevant and like experience.

Boulder Community Health is a Certified Level II Trauma Center. We are honored to hold the awards of 2019 Best Medical Facility from Boulder Weekly, 2019 Best Medical Center from Yellow Scene’s, and Best Local Employer from Daily Camera. Come be part of an independent, community-focused health system; feel good knowing that your work will make a difference in people’s lives and positively contribute to the community.

POSITION SUMMARY

The Medical Assistant is responsible for the smooth operation of physicians clinics within CUSMPC. Clinic duties include, but are not limited to greeting patients, providing information, reporting significant history, securing physician-ordered intervention, preparing patients for injections, casting and cast removal, brace fits and fitting of splints, and coordination of patients through the system. The Medical Assistant works with clinic physicians for efficiency and triage for diagnostic imaging when needed.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS

Education or Formal Training

  • Graduate from a Medical Assistant program, or

  • Colorado LPN license in good standing, or

  • Colorado RN license in good standing, or

  • Pass a national Medical Assistant Ceritfication exam.

    Special Qualifications (Licensure, Registration, etc.)

    BLS certification required by the end of conditional period.

    Knowledge, Skill and Ability

    Experience

    MA or medical back office experience preferred.

    Materials and Equipment directly used

  • Telephone

  • Computers

  • Fax Machine

  • Copy Machine

  • Cast Saw

  • Suture/Staple Removal Instruments

  • Injection Supplies/Instruments

    Working environment/Physical Activities

  • Requires eight hours of sitting and/or standing and walking. May require excessive walking (greater than 50%).

  • Must be able to tolerate noise and multiple interruptions.

  • Manual dexterity to operate equipment and assist patient in clinical setting.

  • Visual and hearing acuity to assure safety of self and others in these areas.

  • Must have ability to assist patients.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Consistent and on time attendance is an essential function of the position.

  • Directs patients to appropriate treatment room, performs appropriate patient intake depending on the patient’s practitioner.

  • Provides patient teaching when appropriate.

  • Assists physicians and PT staff with patient treatment as appropriate, within scope of their practice.

  • Assist with implementation of physicians orders (i.e., schedule x-rays, prep for injections, removal of sutures, taking of vital signs, etc.)

  • Orders and maintains medical supplies.

  • Prepares and maintains clinic patient care areas and utility areas for safe use. Patient care areas include: examination rooms and cast room. Utility rooms include: whirlpool room, supply areas, lab, and refrigerators.

  • Maintains records as needed.

    About Boulder Community Health and Boulder, Colorado

    Uncompromising medical excellence delivered with respect and compassion. Since 1922, Boulder Community Health has built a strong reputation on these values. As community-owned and operated not-for-profit hospital and clinic locations, we remain dedicated to the evolving needs of our citizens and providing access to high-quality care.

    Nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, the Boulder lifestyle is conductive to enjoying the outdoors and brings a fresh perspective to healthcare practice.

    Surround yourself by natural beauty and an active, life-embracing community. Enjoy state-of-the-art facilities and equipment along with competitive compensation and benefits, including health/dental/life, tuition reimbursement, on-site fitness center, Employee Wellness, Employee Activities & Discounts, and many more!

    EOE/Affirmative Action/Drug-free workplace

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