Medical Assistant / Technician - Snowmass Clinic (Seasonal)
Company: Aspen Valley Hospital
Posted on: October 11, 2021
Embrace the adventure of a career at Aspen Valley Hospital.
Aspen Valley Hospital is a twenty-five-bed community hospital that
represents the best of two worlds - the warmth and friendliness of
a small town and the technical expertise of a major medical center.
Our award-winning hospital, nestled in the heart of Aspen, CO,
includes a team of more than 500 people dedicated to making a
difference for our patients, families, and community. Nationally we
are recognized for providing some of the most exceptional patient
care of any hospital across the country.
This Position Offers:
Highly competitive pay, 24-32 hours per week, being part of a very
cohesive & supportive team, four of North America's top ski resorts
at your doorstep, and much more.
- Affordable, clean, well-maintained and private seasonal
employee housing located in Aspen. All housing is fully furnished
and move in ready.
- Ski Pass Stipend
- End of season bonus potential
- Discounted meal options at the hospital's Castle Creek
- Quick access via a free bus ride to downtown Aspen, Aspen
Mountain, Aspen Highlands, Buttermilk, and Snowmass.
- Must be willing to work weekends and holidays
- EMT-B and BLS required
- Minimum of 1 year experience as an EMT (or Medical
Assistant/Tech) in an ER/Urgent Care/EMS setting is required
- Most have local housing secured prior to applying
- IV Certification, ACLS and PALS (preferred)
Working at The Snowmass Clinic, under the direction of physician or
nursing staff and according to established policies and procedures,
provides medical/nursing assistance within their certified
capabilities. In addition, functions as receptionist including
complete and accurate registering of patients, completion of
consent for treatment form, obtaining of insurance information,
scanning, and charging responsibilities including collection of
payment at time of service as appropriate. Practices exceptional
customer service, answers phone, assists in maintaining office
supplies, and assists with the daily operations of the clinic.
Communicates and coordinates information in a knowledgeable and
courteous manner with staff, patients, and families. Maintains
confidentiality with patients, staff, and guests.
Primary Scope of Responsibilities:
Assists MD and RN as needed with patient care including transfer
from ski patrol sled to SMC cart, vital signs, meeting basic needs
of patient, patient positioning, splint and brace application,
casting, crutch training; notifies MD or RN of change in patient
Always ensures accurate documentation including completion of all
required forms, sign, date, time, and legibility of all
documentation; Scans all documents as needed/required.
Sets up for procedures (i.e. suturing; wound care) and assists when
Updates patient flow board when new patient walks in or is brought
in by ski patrol.
Allows patients the opportunity to be involved in decision-making
Answers telephone calls promptly and courteously and responds to
requests and messages in a timely manner.
Greets patients/families by introducing self and maintaining eye
contact. Obtains an interpreter as needed.
Takes accurate messages, relays/forwards messages to appropriate
personnel, and refers callers to appropriate personnel as
Performs accurate registration ensuring that information is 100%
accurate and complete. Ensures all compliance requirements have
been met and the registration is properly created for anticipated
billing including the copying/scanning of insurance cards and other
forms of identification.
Performs cash collections at time of service as needed/required
properly entering information into computerized billing system.
Confers with RN/MD as needed to clarify charges and accurately
collects payment at time of service as appropriate. Handles money
competently and properly balances received payment and returned
change. Balances and reconciles cash drawer.
Hire-in rates of pay are based on years of relevant experience,
education and certifications. Our talent acquisition team can help
you understand how your direct experience will be considered.
Minimum = $23.00/hr
Mid-Point = $25.11/hr
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