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Job Category:

Healthcare

Country:

US

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Medical Assistant - Las Vegas, NV

UHG - Las Vegas, Nevada

Posted: 12/7/2018

Welcome to one of the toughest and most fulfilling ways to help people, including yourself. We offer the latest tools, most intensive training program in the industry and nearly limitless opportunities for advancement. Join us and start doing your life's best work.

In this role, you'll support a clinical team that's helping patients in new and better ways while giving them a generous helping of compassion and respect.

Positions in this function assist in the care of the patient by following through on Provider orders for treatments. Individuals may be responsible for taking the patients vital signs, conducting blood draws or take x - rays as certified. Individuals in this function typically have certification or are working towards their certification as a Medical Assistant. May also be responsible for overseeing and participating in day to day clinical care of patients. Employees are involved in direct patient care (in a clinic, in - home care, etc.). You'll need to be able to work a flexible schedule in multiple locations, while managing multiple priorities. You'll find the pace fast and the patient - centered environment inspiring. 

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Perform patient care activities to assist physicians and nursing personnel, including procedures, injections, EKGs and phlebotomy
  • Show patients to exam rooms according to company standards
  • Record patient care documentation in the medical record 
  • Coordinate patient care as directed by physicians, company standards and policies
  • Organize exam and treatment rooms, and sterilize instruments
  • Limited work experience
  • Work on simple tasks using established procedures
  • Depend on others for guidance
  • Work is typically reviewed by others

Required Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma / GED (or higher)
  • 1+ years of customer service experience
  • Experience with Microsoft Word (ability to open and save documents) and Microsoft Outlook (ability to open and send emails)
  • Ability to work 1 Saturday a month for 4 Hours
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Previous Medical Assistant experience interacting with customers over the phone 
  • Medical Assistant Certification
  • Bilingual (English & Korean, Spanish, or Tagalog Languages)
Careers at UnitedHealthcare Employer & Individual. We all want to make a difference with the work we do. Sometimes we're presented with an opportunity to make a difference on a scale we couldn't imagine. Here, you get that opportunity every day. As a member of one of our elite teams, you'll provide the ideas and solutions that help nearly 25 million customers live healthier lives. You'll help write the next chapter in the history of healthcare. And you'll find a wealth of open doors and career paths that will take you as far as you want to go. Go further. This is your life’s best work.

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

UnitedHealth Group is a drug - free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.


Keywords: UnitedHealth Group, healthcare, Administrative, Medical Assistant, Customer Service, Las Vegas, Nevada

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