Job Attributes

Work Schedule/Shift

10° | DAYS |

Job ID

5000376358506

Req. No

70027281

Job Title

Patient Care Assistant Per Diem Breast Institute

Region

CHRISTUS St. Vincent

Category

Healthcare

Division

Not Defined

Company

CHRISTUS Health

Travel

1-10%

Facility

Not Defined

Address

490A West Zia Rd
Santa Fe, NM  87505
US

Type

PRN

Apply Now Patient Care Assistant Per Diem Breast Institute Job in Santa Fe

    Responsible for greeting patients on the phone and in the clinic in a warm friendly tone. Registration and interviewing of patients to obtain accurate demographic and financial information while scheduling appointment. Other responsibilities may include returning messages, scheduling follow up tests, referrals and prior authorizations. Assists patients, nurses and providers in patient care in the clinic setting. Performs vital signs, and obtains history of chief complaint for visit. Performs various Point of Care Testing and documents assuring quality control for each test completed.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

EDUCATION: High School Graduation or GED. Successful completion (by means of a certificate) of a medical assistant program of study inclusive of the required skills required.

CERTIFICATION/LICENSES: BLS issued through American Heart Association and Certified Medical Assistant required.

SKILLS: OutstandingService Excellence skills to guarantee quality patient care and patientsatisfaction. Knowledge and skill to obtain vital signs and PHI. Strong organizational skills; excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills required; ability to work collaboratively with others; ability to work independently, asserts initiative on performance improvement opportunities. Ability to navigate through computer software by use of a mouse, keyboard or stylus and windows based software.

EXPERIENCE: A minimum of one year of in-patient or medical office experience including direct patient contact, preferred but not required.

NATURE OF SUPERVISION:

-Responsible to: Clinic Manager

ENVIRONMENT: Requires knowledge of general safety standards to limit exposure to infectious disease. Daily contact with infectious diseases and body fluids.

- Bloodborne pathogens: C

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Bending, stooping, and lifting up to 35 lbs, reaching above head and below knee level. Utilization of proper body mechanics. Long periods of sitting at times. Keyboard usage with sound ergonomic principles. Must be flexible in work schedule.

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