University of North Texas Health Science Center - Medical Assistant

Location
Fort Worth
Posted
Mar 29, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Academic Affairs
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
The Gen Internal Medicine Department at the University of North Texas Health Science Center is seeking to hire a Medical Assistant to join our team.The Medical Assistant is responsible for ensuring all patient care duties are completed in a safe, timely, and efficient manner in accordance with office nursing standards of care, accreditation standards, and university policies. Responsibilities of the position include but are not limited to:* Maintains supplies required for functioning of clinic. * Accomplishes managed care of insurance referrals, and prompt return of patient phone calls. * intake and screening of clients. * community outreach. * community service/advocacy. * knowledge of available community resources.* various clerical duties. * Assist with various clinic coordination activities including scheduling, patient recruitment, and quality control related to patient through put. * Schedule and maintain patient appointments. * Assists with patient check-in, patient assistance, and obtain medical records as required. * Ensures that patient flow occurs in an efficient manner, taking into consideration appointments times, types, and physician workload. * All other duties as assigned. The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate. The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing.