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Medical Assistant Mobile Team McAllen TX

Company: UnitedHealth Group
Location: Rio Grande City
Posted on: June 22, 2022

Job Description:

Do you have compassion and a passion to help others? Transforming healthcare and millions of lives as a result starts with the values you embrace and the passion you bring to achieve -your life's best work.(sm)The Certified Medical Assistant for the Mobile Team performs a variety of healthcare screening activities to assist providers in conducting quality clinics, including administering injections, diagnostic testing, phlebotomy, quality surveys and various other procedures. Delivers exceptional customer service and maintains established quality control standards. -This position will work directly with our quality mobile team, contracted physician groups and staff in the respective markets as assigned. -*** Mileage reimbursement, 10% shift differential, Annual Bonus Potential -and Great Benefits!***$750 Sign-On Bonus for external candidates! -Primary Responsibilities:

  • Performs all duties within the scope of a Certified Medical Assistant (procedures, injections, diagnostic testing, phlebotomy)
  • Coordinates healthcare screening results as directed by providers, company standards, and policies
  • Travels with the mobile team to clinics and centralized locations to conduct screening clinics to support contracted physician network
  • Rooms patients according to company standards
  • Follows all physician office guidelines while conducting screening clinics onsite at contracted physician clinics
  • Arrives to all clinics as least 15 minutes early to introduce the team to the office staff and set up equipment in exam room designated for clinic
  • Organizes onsite clinics to ensure all equipment and supplies are on hand and set up in the exam rooms prior to receiving patients for screening appointments
  • Performs and completes all quality program health screenings per required metrics. -Telephone and in-person screening limited to intake and gathering of information without requiring the exercise of judgment based on clinical knowledge
  • Processes appropriate documents in an organized and accurate manner and copies all physicians on patient results and quality forms submitted
  • Reviews all patient screening forms to ensure all outstanding healthcare screenings are performed and reviews medical records and collect referral information for colon screenings, DM eye exams, mammograms and labs
  • Records patient care documentation in the medical records accurately and according to company policy
  • Conducts post audits on all information submitted to quality program to make sure information is complete and presented within the guidelines. -Any items rejected due to noncompliance will be researched and resubmitted according to guidelines -
  • Reviews all medical information, test results and suvey questions prior to the patient leaving to ensure all information is captured
  • Presents abnormal results to the provider promptly to ensure there is not an emergent condition that needs immediate attention
  • Post clinic preparation of mobile team charts for faxing, filing and forwading to the PCP offices.
  • Compiles results and enters information into utilization reports for submission to management.
  • Works as a liason between mobile team, physician business managers, and contracted PCP offices to ensure all patient information is reported accurately and are completed. -Offers solutions to improve quality goals
  • Coordinates with the providers and contracted PCP groups to ensure timely submission of their screenings to the DataRaps department
  • Maintains confidentiality of all materials handled within the department as well as proper release of patient information at all times
  • Maintains certifications (MA and CPR) and quality control standards
  • Participates in marketing events as determined by business need
  • Performs all other related duties as assignedYou'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.Required Qualifications:
    • High school graduate or GED equivalent
    • Current, nationally recognized Medical Assistant certification or registration required or must -obtain the designation within 180 days of employment hire date
    • Current BLS certification for healthcare providers (written exam and in-person assessment) at time of hire or within 30 days of hire
    • Basic computer literacy required.
    • Knowledge of medical terminology
    • ICD-10 and CPT coding
    • Reliable transportation and the ability to -travel daily to various clinics as assigned
    • Valid drivers license within the state of work
    • Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential job function of this role. Candidates located in states that mandate COVID-19 booster doses must also comply with those state requirements. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination, and boosters when applicable, prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodationPreferred Qualifications:
      • Graduation from an accredited Medical Assistant program
      • 1+ year of experience as a Medical Assistant
      • 1+ of related experience in a medical setting
      • Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations
      • Good communication and customer service skills -
      • Flexible and adaptable to change
      • Bilingual (English/Spanish) -Physical & Mental Requirements: -
        • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
        • Ability to push or pull heavy objects using up to 100 pounds of force
        • Ability to stand for extended periods of time
        • Ability to use fine motor skills to operate equipment and/or machinery
        • Ability to receive and comprehend instructions verbally and/or in writing
        • -Ability to use logical reasoning for simple and complex problem solving
        • Occasionally requires exposure to communicable diseases or bodily fluidsTo protect the health and safety of our workforce, patients and communities we serve, UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition, some roles and locations require full COVID-19 vaccination, including boosters, as an essential job function. UnitedHealth Group adheres to all federal, state and local COVID-19 vaccination regulations as well as all client COVID-19 vaccination requirements and will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation. Failure to meet the vaccination requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or termination of employment.Careers with Optum. -Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do -your life's best work.(sm)Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. -UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

Keywords: UnitedHealth Group, Mission , Medical Assistant Mobile Team McAllen TX, IT / Software / Systems , Rio Grande City, Texas

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