STEPS Medical Assistant

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Posting Details

Job TitleSTEPS Medical AssistantRequisition NumberTE04931Department NameM1500:Ambulatory Services AdministrationWork LocationLexington, KYSalary Range$14.00/hourType of PositionTemporaryPosition Time Status Full-TimeRequired EducationRequired Related ExperienceRequired License/Registration/CertificationPhysical Requirements

Standing or sitting for extended periods of time.

Shift

Monday-Friday Day Shift, occasional weekends if needed

Job Summary

The Medical Assistant will be responsible for direct patient care and provides clinical support to providers.
Duties include but not limited to the following: obtain patient medical history information, expedite patient flow, room patients, stocking clinic with supplies, navigate electronic health record system, schedule and follow-up with appointments and assist with medication fill requests, prior authorizations and schedule tests, procedures and consults.
The Medical Assistant will communicate with pharmacies, insurance companies, patients and physicians in a respectful manner and follow UK Healthcare behavioral expectations for service excellence.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

One or more years of clinical experience preferred.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? NoPreferred Education/ExperienceDeadline to Apply09/15/2020University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

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  1. * Do you have a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), State Registered Nursing Assistant (SRNA), and/or Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) certification?
    • Yes
    • No
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    Posted: 8/27/2020
    Application Due: 9/18/2020
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