Kaiser Permanente Medical Assistant in Sandy Springs, Georgia

Within a team environment, provides support for HCT providers during facility encounters manages patient traffic flow, performs follow-up care per provider instructions, and assists with patient education.

Essential Functions:

  • Medical records, specialist reports, conversations with patient) and integrates relative data to electronic record.

  • Assists in managing patient flow, concerns and information.

  • Pre-assesses patient by reviewing history, collecting current information and appropriate vital signs, documents in the medical record according to guidelines (e.g., hearing, vision, blood pressure).

  • Prepares room and patient for practitioner encounter.

  • Schedules appointments for patients with lab, radiology, consultants and follow-up appointments as ordered by practitioner.

  • Resolves patient concerns promptly.

  • Participates in process of interviewing, selection, orientation and training of new team members.

  • Maintains department Quality Improvement standards.

  • Daily cleaning and restocking of exam rooms with QI Logs checkoff.

Basic Qualifications:

Experience

  • N/A

Education

  • High School diploma or GED.

License, Certification, Registration

  • AAMA or AMT Certification required.

  • American Heart Association BLS certification required.

Additional Requirements:

  • Customer service aptitude demonstrated through Customer Service Assessment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • N/A

COMPANY: KAISER

TITLE: Medical Assistant

LOCATION: Sandy Springs, Georgia

REQNUMBER: 707868

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.