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Aerotek Medical Assistant in Chicago, Illinois

Description:

Under the supervision and direction of the staff nurses and primary care providers, provides direct patient care and clerical support. Performs other related duties as assigned. Carries out policies and procedures developed to maintain infection control and safety relating to OSHA and Standard Precautions. Performs routine clinical functions to include but not be limited to: vital signs, weight, blood pressure, urine sugar/protein dips, and hematest, Will help support the COVID-19 Testing site as needed. Manage desktops, refills, faxes Complete clerical request from the patient portal. Assist in the completion of paperwork for patients, i.e., employment letters, gender marker letters, ADAP. Complete pre-visit documentation, including verifying insurance eligibility and informing patients of co-pay and sliding scale. Assist in the completion of FMLA paperwork for patients. Medical cannabis program (managing hard copy materials, notifying patients when additional information is need and/or that paperwork or on-line information is complete). Submit and reconcile expense reports into Concur. Performs routine clinical functions to include but not be limited to: vital signs, weight, blood pressure, urine sugar/protein dips, and hematest. Will follow role assignments that are in alignment with the Patient Centered Medical Home Standards, and participate in all Patient Centered Medical Home efforts. Records data collected in appropriate EMR system. Reports patient observations to the responsible provider or staff nurse. Performs lab procedures as assigned, collects, labels, and processes all specimens including urine, stool, sputum, and blood as required. Provides patient with appropriate requisition, information and instruction for ancillary tests and procedures ordered by physicians. Stocks inventory and ensure cleanliness of examination rooms, equipment, and work area. Other Administrative Medical Assistant duties as assigned.

Skills:

Medical Assistant, phlebotomy, Medical, Emr, customer service

Top Skills Details:

Medical Assistant Phlebotomy Customer Service

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

Required Qualifications: High School Diploma/GED Certified as a Medical Assistant Bilingual (English/Spanish) Good interpersonal skills and ability to work well within a team setting Must be comfortable helping with COVID Testing as needed at those sites Must be able to draw blood (minimum: Phlebotomy/CMA schooling or previous experience) Requires ability to speak audibly and listen actively. Requires ability to use computers, telephones and other office equipment. Requires ability to sit for extended periods of time. May require occasional bending and lifting up to 25 pounds. May require periodic travel.

Preferred Qualifications: Previous experience in a health care setting dealing with HIV/AIDS clients and written or communication skills in English and Spanish. Displays initiative in the work setting Must demonstrate exceptional written and verbal communication skills

Experience Level:

Entry Level

About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

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