The Population Health Medical Assistant supports the primary care team to improve compliance on population health initiatives such as annual wellness visits, quality care gap closure, and referrals. Reviews patient charts for screening needs and quality gap closure as well as care coordination needs. Places orders for screenings under the direction of a primary care provider. Facilitates referrals, coordinates services, and schedules patient visits for campaigns such as annual wellness visits, well child visits, and preventative screenings. Assists with data management for the Population Health initiatives. May assist providers in performing office examinations and administering treatment and therapeutic procedures under the direction of a primary care provider.
Previous clinical experience in a physician's office preferred.
Education & Training:
High school graduate or equivalent required. Completion of medical assistant training program (or another clinical training program that exceeds the requirements of a medical assistant training program) OR equivalent on the job training working under the direction of a physician is required.
Certified Medical Assistant preferred.