Medical Assistant

Medical Assistant

U.S. Medical Management (USMM) is an affiliate of a leading Fortune 100 company. A national organization built on a continuum of care with premier healthcare providers, clinicians and patient focused individuals working together. Our Mission – “Through Compassionate Patient-Centered Care in the Home; We will Provide Exceptional Outcomes across our Continuum of Services” – Visiting Physicians Association, Pinnacle Senior Care, Grace Hospice, Comfort Hospice, Home DME & our In Home Health Assessments (IHA).

Our Values of Integrity, Respect, Teamwork & Excellence are leading us to a better tomorrow for patient care. Our Purposes Centered on “We are Unified in our Work through our Continuum of Services” “We can Find Comfort that We are Making a Difference for our Patients” & “We make a Broader Positive Impact on Society”, allows USMM to be poised for a phenomenal future.

We are seeking candidates who desire the experience of delivering quality & compassionate healthcare within proven care models with patients at the forefront of everything we do.


Benefits We Offer: 

  • Health, Dental, Vision, Disability & Life Insurance
  • 401K Retirement Plan
  • Paid Holidays
  • PTO 
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Tuition Reimbursement
     

Position Description

The Medical Assistant will assist the VPA Provider in the delivery of primary health care and patient care management in a residential setting.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepares daily route and drives Provider to scheduled visits
  • Prepares patients for examination and treatment
  • Takes vital signs
  • Perform phlebotomy (venipuncture only) as ordered by a Provider
  • Labels, stores, and properly packages specimens for delivery to lab
  • Logs patient information for accurate processing and testing
  • Logs information in compliance with CLIA standards
  • Performs all clinical duties while observing OSHA and HIPAA requirements
  • Assists Provider in preparing for minor procedures and examinations
  • Aids in communication and form signing with patient/caregivers
  • Prepares and maintains supplies and equipment for treatment (supply inventory, medical bag and car)
  • Manages company vehicle with regard to cleaning and proper periodic maintenance schedule
  • Manages gas receipts and mileage
  • Maintains patient confidentiality
  • Attends required meetings and in-services
  • Other duties as required

Physical Requirements/Working Conditions

  • Full range body motion including handling/lifting patients
  • Ability to drive up to 150 miles daily in urban and/or rural settings
  • Ability to lift/carry items weighing up to 50 lbs
  • Ability to read and understand road maps
  • Sit or stand for long periods of time

REQUIRED Knowledge, Skills, and Experience

  • Active CPR Certification
  • Must maintain a valid driver’s license and good driving record
  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Certificate of Completion from an accredited Medical Assistant, Phlebotomy, related medical education/training program or 3 years of experience serving as a Medical Assistant

Preferred Knowledge, Skills, and Experience

  • Certified Medical Assistant
  • Six months of experience in patient care, preferably geriatric care
  • Strong Phlebotomy skills

    Posted
    09/15/2021
    Type
    Full time
    Location
    Richmond, VA 23230, US