Location: Homebase- Baytown Clinic-- willing to travel
Department: Occupational Health Job Type: Full Time
Kelsey-Seybold Clinic. Changing the way health cares.
Kelsey-Seybold Clinic is Houston's premier multispecialty group practice, founded in 1949 by Dr. Mavis Kelsey. With 19 clinic locations and more than 400 physicians, Kelsey-Seybold provides medical care in 55 medical specialties and is home to a nationally accredited Breast Diagnostic Center, Endoscopy Center, Infusion Center and Cancer Center. Our mission is to provide our team members with exceptional opportunities for professional and personal growth.
This position is responsible for providing administrative support (Front Desk) and clinical support as a medical assistant. 1. Administrative support functions include, but are not limited to, the following: • Check-in and check-out functions, including registration, cashiering and end-of-day close out.
2. The clinical support functions include, but are not limited to, the following: • Providing patient care functions for an assigned clinical area, under the supervision of a Physician, Registered Nurse or Licensed Vocation Nurse, ensuring the safety and comfort of patient and families according to legal, organizational and professional standards. Some duties may be delegated to this position by the physician or RN. This position requires additional duties which include administration of injectables and assisting with minor office procedures.
3. This position may be required to rotate to multiple departments.
EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
(A = basics; B = preferred)
High School diploma or GED from an accredited program and Graduate form an accredited Medical Assistant Program
Associate or Bachelor's Degree in related field
3 years of directly related experience as a Medical Assistant.
5 years of direct face to face customer service experience to include cash handling or collections experience within a medical office, healthcare setting or other service-related industry.
3+ years of working in a physician, hospital, or medical office environment to include patient registration, appointment scheduling and medical billing to include :
1+ year(s) in Primary Care
1+ year(s) in a Specialty Care setting
2+ years of insurance and /or managed care experience to include insurance verification and the ability to identify, understand and communicate plan details to patients with
HMO, PPO, EPO, Medicare and other plans .
Certified or Registered as a Medical Assistant
Those hired into this position must complete the KSC review/skill validation program within 90 days of hire.
Able to use related equipment and supplies for selected patient population.
Experience with computers and Windows-based software.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Ability to practice good customer service principles and practices.
Basic Medical & Nursing terminology.
Basic Math ability.
Ability to use Microsoft software applications including Word and Excel.
10 key touch.
Knowledge of electronic medical record systems. Prior EPIC experience.