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Just like you, we are driven by a set of fundamental principles that are guiding our way forward. Our values of integrity, compassion, relationships, innovation, and performance serve as a foundation to transform health care. Are you in? Learn more about your future at UnitedHealth Group at careers.unitedhealthgroup.com

 

Job Category:

Healthcare

Country:

US

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Medical Assistant - Sandy, UT

UHG - SANDY-Utah, Utah

Posted: 11/15/2018

Compassion is the essential trait that drives superior health care performance. But it's just a start. At OptumCare innovative thinking is just as important. Our unique team of health care providers are an emerging and important part of Optum and the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses. Our approach is designed to help physicians and other providers deliver the right care at the right time in the right setting. That takes smart ideas and incredible teamwork. And that's where you come in. 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.

 

You’ll need to be able to work in multiple locations, while managing multiple priorities. You’ll find the pace fast and the patient-centered environment inspiring.
 
***This position requires local travel within a 20 mile radius of Sandy, UT.  Mileage reimbursement available***

 
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.
  • Performs all other related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED
  • Graduate from an Accredited Medical Assistant program OR 3+ years of military trained medical assistant experience
  • CPR certified or willing to obtain upon hire

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 1+ years of experience in a primary care office with both front and back office experience
  • 1+ years of experience as a Medical Assistant
  • ICD-9 and CPT coding experience
  • Working knowledge of health insurance: HMO, PPO, Medicare and Medicaid
Transforming healthcare and millions of lives as a result starts with the values you embrace and the passion you bring to achieve your life's best work.(sm)


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.

 

 

Job Keywords: Certified Medical Assistant, CMA, Medical Assistant, MA, Registered Medical Assistant, RMA, Sandy, UT, clinic, healthcare

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