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Medical Assistant

Company: Marram Health Center of Hebron
Location: Hebron
Posted on: September 25, 2022

Job Description:

Marram Health Center of Hebron - Marram Health Center is seeking a Medical Assistant to perform a variety of administrative and clinical tasks to assist physicians and other health providers in delivering safe and effective medical care.
Marram Health Center is a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) with two offices in Gary and Hebron. Marram Health Center is affiliated with Porter-Starke Services, Inc., a Community Mental Health Center (CMHC) based in Valparaiso that serves northwest Indiana with additional offices in Portage, Knox, and LaPorte.
COVID-19 considerations: Per Federal CMS COVID-19 vaccine requirements, all Porter-Starke Services employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or request and be approved for a valid religious or medical exemption before they can begin employment.
EMPLOYEE BENEFITS:


  • 401K w/ 20% company matching
  • 11 paid holidays
  • Competitive wages
  • Generous PTO
  • Employee discounts (cell phone service & YMCA)
  • Employee referral program
  • HSA/FSA accounts
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Tuition assistance and loan repayments
  • Casual Fridays
  • Company paid life insurance policy
  • Company paid long term disability
  • Optional insurances (short term disability)
  • Employee recognition events
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Free health screenings

    Learn more about Porter-Starke Services, Inc. & Marram Health Center by visiting our website-
    PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Take patient vital signs, draw blood, take medical history, monitor patient charts, and assess patient needs.
    • Execute general laboratory services and procedures, such as triage, phlebotomy, immunizations, other injections, submission of specimens, and tracking results.
    • Collect patient information and assessment data, including vital signs.
    • Organize patient care based on findings of initial assessment.
    • Monitor patient status and report abnormal findings or changes in condition.
    • Maintain and use principles of infection control when performing clinical tasks.
    • Follow up with patients regarding abnormal lab results and schedule appointments with specialists.
    • Respond to patient phone calls; schedule appointments.
    • Assist provider with on-site procedures.
    • Prepare and administer medications as directed by practitioner.
    • Pull charts for provider review.
    • Add codes to medical charts, correct incorrect or incomplete codes for insurance; assure accuracy of patient file.
    • Arrange for outpatient procedures and obtain prior authorization.
    • Collect reports on procedures/labs conducted by hospitals and other providers.
    • Arrange for sufficient and appropriate supplies in exam rooms.
    • Order, stock and maintain exam rooms and clinic area with standard levels of supplies.
    • Attends and participates in in-service education.
    • Answer patient calls on a wide range of topics, at any time of the day.
    • Other duties as assigned
    • Position may assist at other Marram Health Center locations depending on need and schedule.

      COMPETENCIES:

      • Possess strong computer skills including proficiency in Excel and Word
      • Demonstrate excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
      • Possess strong organizational skills
      • Proficient in correct English usage, spelling and grammar.
      • Proficient in oral and written communication procedures.
      • Excellent documentation skills

        REQUIRED CERTIFICATION/LICENSE:

        • Must be certified Medical Assistant

          QUALIFICATIONS:


          • High School Diploma required.
          • Graduate of an accredited program for Medical Assistant program required.
          • At least two years experience as Medical Assistant required.
          • Previous experience working with clients in a Federally Qualified Health Center is preferred.








Keywords: Marram Health Center of Hebron, Gary , Medical Assistant, Healthcare , Hebron, Indiana

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