Medical Assistant II - Union Deposit Care
Posted on: October 6, 2021
Assist physicians with various
aspects of patient care (including clerical, environmental, and
organizational tasks) ensuring patient satisfaction. Must be
willing to work rotating Saturday morning shifts and evening
- Check schedules and organizing patient flow. Accompany patients
to exam/procedure room. Assist patients as needed with walking,
transfers, dressing, collecting specimens, preparing for exam, etc.
Collect patient information/history; taking vitals, performing
screenings per provider guidelines. Relay instructions to
- Send/receive patient medical records in accordance with Health
Insurance. Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and other
state and federal regulations.
- Prepare patient rooms, set up instruments and equipment
according to department protocol. Clean exam/procedure rooms,
instruments and equipment between patient visits to maintain
infection control. Clean according to scheduled maintenance program
and keeping appropriate records. Manage inventory of supplies;
restocking exam/procedure rooms.
- Comply with requirements of appropriate regulatory agencies
(i.e. OSHA, CLIA, PA Department of Health). Maintain strict
confidentiality related to medical records and other data. Comply
with all UPMC Health System policies and procedures.
- Perform phlebotomy, EKG's, and level one labs. Perform clinic
procedures according to policy and procedure. Assist physicians
with procedures. Document patient information into the medical
- Answering calls and providing pertinent information including
patient education as directed.
- Obtain lab/x-ray reports, hospital notes, referral information,
etc. Complete forms/requisitions as needed. Schedule appointments.
Verify insurance coverage and patient demographics. Prepare and
managing charts to ensure information completed and filed
appropriately. Other front office responsibilities, as
High school diploma or equivalent is
Successful completion of Medical
Assistant program preferred or equivalent hospital program or
minimum of one year of direct patient care experience. Must have
basic computer skills and knowledge of medical terminology,
examination, diagnostic and treatment room responsibilities.
Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
CPR required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic
and skills demonstration component within 30 days of hire
Clearances must be dated within 90 days
- Advanced Cardiac Life Support
(ACLS) OR Basic Life Support (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
- Act 33 with renewal
- Act 34 with renewal
- Act 73 FBI Clearance with
UPMC is an Equal Opportunity
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