Job Posting: Medical Assistant - Congestive Heart Failure Coordinator
Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Walker Heart Institute Cardiovascular Clinic - Fayetteville, AR
Department: Clinic - Walker Heart Inst. Cardiovascular
Shift: Monday - Friday Days
Job Number: JO-2204-45939
Date Posted: 4/14/2022
Categories: Certified Professionals
Washington Regional Medical Center is our regions only locally governed, community-owned, not-for-profit healthcare system. Our system includes a 425-bed acute care hospital located in the heart of Fayetteville supported by our clinic system - including primary, specialty and urgent care operations - that span across Northwest Arkansas into Harrison and Eureka Springs. Being heavily supported and invested in our community makes Washington Regional a unique employer, encouraging staff to give back to the community in which we live and work and give back to each other.
Washington Regional Mission, Vision and Values prove to be a firm foundation and inspiration from which we fulfill our purpose.
Mission: Washington Regional is committed to improving the health of people in communities we serve through compassionate, high quality care, prevention and wellness education.
Vision: To be the leading healthcare system in Northwest Arkansas --- the best place to receive care and the best place to give care.
Values: To treat others patients and their families, visitors, physicians, and each other as we would want to be treated.
The role of the Congestive Heart Failure Coordinator (Medical Assistant) supports and reports to the clinical care team as well as to the Practice Administrator. This position is responsible for assisting with the coordination of patient care.
Essential Position Responsibilities
Coordinator appointments, diagnostic testing, and procedure scheduling and ensure appointment information is provided to the patient
Assist the patient care team during office visits with chart preparation, ensuring the patient meets program requirements, and collecting vitals
Obtain and distribute medical records to appropriate personnel for continuity of care
Assist front desk with preauthorizing procedures and medications, as required.
Education: High school diploma or GED, required. Certified or Registered Medical Assistant, required.
Licensure and Certifications: Certified or Registered Medical Assistant, required. CPR, required. Valid Drivers license and auto insurance, required.
Experience: Minimum 3 years previous experience as a medical assistant, required. Previous experience with the care of TAVR patients or working in a TAVR program, preferred.
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