Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.
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Location: Wilmington, Delaware
As one of the nation’s leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children – even those who may never enter our doors – through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own.1. The Medical Assistant II (MA II) is an important liaison between the patient/family, provider, and other care team members. The MA II is responsible for coordinating patient flow by assisting in clinical data collection and review for patient intake, ensuring the appropriate information is available to the provider, and entering pertinent history in the medical record. The MA II performs and assists with clinical procedures in accordance with divisional/department responsibilities as directed by the provider and per protocol. The MA II is also cross-trained to perform designated business processes associated with an outpatient visit ensuring that all demographic and financial information is accurate. The MA II acts as a resource and provides cross coverage as needed, as well as serves as a coach and mentor to new medical assistant associates.
Perform and document point of care testing.
Administers and documents vaccines as ordered by the provider.
Operate required medical equipment.
Accepts delegated tasks from nursing colleagues within their scope of service to assist in the flow of patient care.
Make confirmation calls that are not completed by Televox to ensure all visits are in “confirmed” status prior to visit or per Department protocol.
Confirm authorization and/or collect referrals for the days’ visit. Notify Pre-registration and Authorization Department of visits scheduled the same day, as necessary. Fax hard copy referrals to the PRAG department within 24 hours of receipt.
At the time of patient check-in, while maintain patient confidentiality and HIPAA requirements:
Confirm all patient personal demographic information
Confirm patient identification with two identifiers
Confirm legal guardianship
Confirm referral information for patient visit, if applicable
Prepare, completed and/or collect consents and all other required documents
Scan insurance cards and other important documents
Collect and post co-pays and past due balances
Achieve Registration Accuracy of at least 95%
Schedule follow-up appointments utilizing iGuide to determine participation, if appropriate.
Graduated from an accredited Medical Assistant Program.
Medical Assistant Certification: acceptable certifications are Certified Medical Assistant (CMA), Registered Medical Assistant (RMA), National Certified Medical Assistant (NCMA) and Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA).
Certification must be obtained within 6 months of employment.
Current AHA Healthcare Provider (HCP) Certification required
Mon, wed, thurs 4p - 8p
tuesday 11:30 - 8p
in green module.
Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits, including our unique “Bridge to a Healthy Future” pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more. As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.