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Medical Assistant I, II

Location: Tucson, AZ
JobFamily: Medical
Req #: PS63546
Date Posted: May 20, 2022

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Description

SHIFT: Day Job

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Your Talent. Our Vision.  At CareMore, a proud member of the Anthem, Inc. family of companies, it’s a powerful combination.  It’s the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care. 

CareMore is a proven care delivery model for the highest-risk.  We are a team of committed clinicians and business leaders passionate about transforming American healthcare delivery.  We build and lead integrated, multi-disciplinary clinical teams to care for the most complex patients.  We strive for excellence and have achieved significant and measurable improvement in total cost of care, clinical outcomes, and experience.  As an Anthem subsidiary, we benefit from the scale and resources one of America’s largest managed healthcare organizations. 

***$1,000 Sign-on Bonus***

The Medical Assistant is responsible for assisting clinicians in the examination and treatment of patients under the direction of the physician.

Location: 7091 E. Speedway, Tucson, AZ

Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Provides front and/or back office support.
  • Greets patients in a friendly, service oriented manner in compliance with CareMore Care Center (CCC) or Medical Group Practice protocols and workflows.
  • Oversees patient check in by ensuring medical records/charts have been pulled, patient data is current, appropriate paperwork is in order, and charts are reviewed/prepared. Interviews patient, measures vital signs and records reason for visit.
  • Explains procedures, performs treatments, and administers prescribed medication.
  • Oversees patient check out by scheduling follow up appointments, collecting co-payment if applicable, ensuring paperwork is complete.
  • Schedules and confirms patients appointments.
  • Reconciles co-payments at the end of each day.

Qualifications

Medical Assistant Level I Minimum Requirements:

  • Requires a H.S. diploma or equivalent; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
  • Medical Assistant certification from an accredited school of training required.
  • Satisfactory completion of a Tuberculosis test is a requirement for this position.

Medical Assistant Level II Minimum Requirements:

  • H.S. diploma or equivalent.
  • Minimum of 2 years of related experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
  • Medical Assistant certification from an accredited school of training required.
  • Satisfactory completion of a Tuberculosis test is a requirement for this position.

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Bi-lingual (English/Spanish).

This position can be filled at Medical Assistant I or Medical Assistant II level. The hiring manager will determine the level, based on the candidate's experience and background.

We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a few.

The health of our associates and communities is a top priority for Anthem. We require all new candidates to become vaccinated against COVID-19. If you are not vaccinated, your offer will be rescinded unless you provide – and Anthem approves – a valid religious or medical explanation as to why you are not able to get vaccinated that Anthem is able to reasonably accommodate. Anthem will also follow all relevant federal, state and local laws.

Anthem, Inc. has been named as a Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For®, is ranked as one of the 2020 World’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine, and a 2020 America’s Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. Anthem is an Equal Employment Opportunity 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. Applicants who require accommodation to participate in the job application process may contact [email protected] for assistance.

Please be advised that Anthem only accepts resumes from agencies that have a signed agreement with Anthem. Accordingly, Anthem is not obligated to pay referral fees to any agency that is not a party to an agreement with Anthem. Thus, any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of Anthem.