Medical Assistant Radiation Oncology at SCL Health in Lafayette, Colorado

Posted in Other 4 days ago.

Type: Full Time

Job Description:

You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a Medical Assistant
Your compassion is tangible: patients feel it in the hand they hold
Families feel it in your prayers
Colleagues feel it in your support
You re generous with your thoughts, your time and especially your passion for patient care
You re great at what you do, but you want to be part of something even greater
Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the right team is invincible
Schedule: Mondays through Fridays, 7:30am to 4pm
Good Samaritan Medical Center is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care
At our 234-bed Level II Trauma Center, our mission is to bring health and hope to the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and each other
We re especially proud of our people, who helped make us one of America s 100 Best Hospitals according to Healthgrades
Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family
Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage
But health is more than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being
To that end, we ve launched a Healthy Living program to address your holistic health
Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off
We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning
Together we ll align mission and careers, values and workplace
We ll encourage joy and take pride in our integrity
We ll laugh at each other s jokes (even the bad ones)
We ll hello and high five
We ll celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spirituality in healing
We re proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn
Your day
As a Medical Assistant you need to know how to: Assist in providing care to patients while promoting safety and well-being for the population served
Collaborate with other professional disciplines to ensure effective and efficient patient care delivery and the achievement of desired patient outcomes
Perform general administrative and patient care tasks
Greet and prepare patients for the health care provider
Obtain and record patient information, including vital signs, height, weight, allergies, current medications, and medical history
Documents patient plan(s) of care, tests and examination results in the medical record
Provides for patient safety and protection of patient privacy rights by observing HIPAA regulations
Schedule patients for diagnostic testing and follows up as appropriate to ensure completion of testing
Communicate test results and established plan of care to patients
Your experience
We hire people, not resumes
But we also expect excellence, which is why we require: High School Diploma or equivalent Graduate from an accredited Medical Assistant program Current BLS certification endorsed by the American Heart Association Minimum of three (3) months of previous experience within a healthcare setting Successful completion of initial MA onboarding program within 90 days, annual skills fair, and in-services for site specific tasks Preferred: Successful completion of an Accredited National Certification Exam (i
: AAMA or AMT) for Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) or Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) At least one (1) year of Medical Assistant experience Your next move
Now that you know more about being a Medical Assistant on our team we hope you ll join us
At SCL Health you ll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first place

Our facilities do not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability, or age in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs, services or activities, or on the basis of sex (gender) in health programs and activities