M Health Fairview has an immediate opening for a Medical Assistant to provide professional, quality care to patients in the ambulatory setting at the ENT Clinic located on St. John's campus in Maplewood, MN. As a member of the care team, the Medical Assistant supports quality patient and family centered care principles through performing a variety of high level functions within a care team to support the needs of the healthcare team and patients/families.
This is a full time, 1.0 FTE (80 hours per two week pay period), benefits-eligible opportunity and the hours for this position will range from 7:30AM to 5PM Monday-Friday.
Medical Assistant duties include but are not limited to:
Rooming patients, obtaining vitals and health histories, document in an electronic medical record, administer injections, and assist with minor procedures
Gather and prepare patient information and documentation in preparation for patient visit
Promote teamwork with all members of the health care team
Maintain complete, timely and accurate clinical documentation for each patient and continually looking for opportunities to improve processes and workflow
Perform front desk duities as needed, including appointment scheduling, prior authorizations, phones
Current Medical Assistant (certifiied by the AAMA or AMT or able to obtain within 6 months of hire) or
License Practical Nurse (LPN) through the MN Board of Nursing
Current BLS certification required upon hire
Prior experience in a clinic setting
Willingness and ability to work at other locations as determined by business needs
Together with the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians we have created M Health Fairview. M Health Fairview is the newly expanded collaboration among the University of Minnesota, University of Minnesota Physicians, and Fairview Health Services. The healthcare system combines the best of academic and community medicine — expanding access to world-class, breakthrough care through our 10 hospitals and 60 clinics.
Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 10 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area.
Its broad continuum also includes 60 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider netwo...rk and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.