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Medical Assistant/Ambulatory/UKHC

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Medical Assistant/Ambulatory/UKHC
Requisition Number RE25342
Working Title
Department Name 7H858:SURGERY/PLASTIC
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 06
Salary Range $13.58-21.83/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

HS

Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

0 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification

Have one or more of the following: 1. Kentucky Registered SRNA, 2. RN nursing student who has completed first fundamental course and a clinical, 3. Military Medic, 4.Graduate from an accredited medical assistant program, 5. Certified Medical Assistant (CMA), 6. Registered Medical Assistant (RMA), 7. Nationally Certified Medical Assistant (NCMA), 8. Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA), 9. A CST III at UK in the last 12 months: PLUS BLS at time of hire through American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support certification for the Healthcare Provider

Physical Requirements

The ability to lift, carry, push and pull 50-100 pounds on a daily basis; as well as stand, walk and sit for long periods of time. the conditions of work may involve exposure to communicable diseases and injury from intractable patients or sharp instruments.

Shift

Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 4:30 pm (40 hours per week)may require some holiday

Job Summary

The Medical Assistant (MA) will be responsible for direct patient care and provide clinical support to providers.

Duties include but not limited to the following: obtain patient medical history information, expedite patient flow, room patients, stocking clinical supplies, navigate electronic health record system, schedule and follow-up with appointments and assist with medication fill requests, prior authorization and schedule tests ,procedures and consults, quote writing and working with patients on their cosmetic rewards entries.

The MA will communicate with pharmacies, insurance companies, patients and physicians in a respectful manner and follow UK Healthcare behavioral expectations for service excellence.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

MS Windows, Excel, computer skills

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

1 year clinical experience

Deadline to Apply 11/23/2020
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Categories

Posted: 2020-11-16 Expires: 2020-12-16

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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