Premise Health Medical Assistant (MA) in Columbus, Indiana
We have openings for Full-time Medical Assistants/MAs to work at our brand new LiveWell health center located in Columbus, IN !
Premise Health is a leading worksite health and patient engagement company dedicated to improving the cost and quality of employee healthcare. We believe healthcare should be about helping people get, stay and be well. That’s our mission and it’s the foundation of everything we do. With more than 40 years of experience, Premise Health manages more than 500 worksite-based health and wellness centers across the country. The company serves more than 200 of the nation’s leading employers, including a significant number of the Fortune 1000.
Lifestyle Medicine is an approach to health and wellbeing which treats the causes of disease and illness rather than treating the symptoms. The LiveWell center healthcare team will be responsible for providing employees and families with support and tools to promote Healthy Lifestyles through behavioral changes.
Lifestyle Medicine is a uniquely different primary care model. It allows health care professionals to work in a multidisciplinary team based practice that will focus on delivering high quality care to each and every patient in order to truly make a difference in their life and positively impact their overall health and wellbeing. This new, 28,000 square feet, state of the art, LiveWell center, has recently opened! The practice has many resources onsite including health coaching, chiropractic services, massage therapy, optometry, a teaching kitchen along with nutrition classes, physical therapy, fitness instruction and much more!
Summary: Assists in examination and treatment of patients under direction of Physician, Advanced Practitioner and/ or RN in compliance with state practice acts and regulations
Interviews patients, measures vital signs, such as pulse rate, temperature, blood pressure, weight, and height, and records information on patients' charts
Prepares treatment rooms and patients for examination
Cleans and sterilizes instruments
Inventories and orders medical supplies and materials
Operates electrocardiograph (EKG) and other equipment to administer routine diagnostic tests
Gives injections or treatments and performs routine laboratory tests
Schedules appointments and makes follow up phone calls to patients
Performs administrative tasks, completes appropriate client company and OSHA regulated forms, and provides assistance at front desk
Keys data into computer to maintain clinic and patient records
Other duties may be assigned
This position has no supervisory responsibilities
If you want to join a team of knowledgeable, compassionate, like-minded healthcare professionals, join Premise Health for an unlimited opportunity with the company that is changing the face and the place of the healthcare industry as we know it.
We are an equal opportunity employer.
Associate's degree or equivalent from an accredited Medical Assistant training program
Current certification in AHA or ARC Basic Life Support for health care providers is required, Advanced Cardiac Life Support may also be required based on contract scope of services
Certification or eligibility for certification as a Medical Assistant from the American Academy of Medical Assistants, the American Medical Technologist Organization, the National Center for Competency Testing or current registration with the American Registry of Medical Assistants preferred.
- Previous Medical Assistant experience preferred .
Knowledge and Skills:
Knowledge of Internet software, Spreadsheet software and Word Processing software.
Strong phlebotomy/venipuncture skills
Knowledge and experience with Electronic Medical Records preferred.
This job operates in a clinic setting.
These physical demands are representative of the physical requirements necessary for an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear. This position is very active and requires standing, walking, bending, kneeling, and stooping all day. The employee must frequently lift and/or move items over 20 pounds.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for their job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.