Medical Assistant -West Drake Clinic | Fort Collins, CO
Clinical Medical Assistant Job in Commerce City, CO
Join Village Medical as a Medical Assistant in Fort Collins, CO
Clinic Location: 2190 W DRAKE RD, FORT COLLINS, CO, 80526
Join the frontlines of today's healthcare transformation.
Why Village Medical?
At Village Medical, we're looking for a
to help us transform the way primary care is delivered and how patients are served. As a national leader on the forefront of healthcare, we've partnered with many of today's best primary care physicians. We're equipping them with the latest digital tools. Empowering them with proven strategies and support. Inspiring them with better practices and consistent results.
We're creating care that's more accessible. Effective. Efficient. With solutions that are value-based, physician-driven and patient-centered. To accomplish this, we're looking for individuals who share our sense of excellence, are ready to embrace change, and never settle for the status quo. Individuals who have the confidence to lead but the humility to never stop learning.
Could this be you?
, you will be responsible for providing patient support and communication and facilitating an exceptional patient experience to build and reinforce satisfaction, trust, and drive organizational loyalty. Accountable for welcoming and preparing the patient for their appointment, the Medical Assistant informs patients of relevant and required information for their visit and provides clear communication around the services they are scheduled to receive.
How you can make a difference as a Medical Assistant:
Demonstrates kindness and compassion in all patient interactions
Prepares and administers PO, IM, and ID medications as directed by the Provider, utilizing the “Rights of Vaccine or Medication Administration”
Performs point-of-care laboratory tests, EKGs as ordered or indicated, and suture/staple removal, and dressing changes, and other patient care activities
Collects and documents vital signs, histories, and screenings
Provides instruction to the patient regarding medications and diet
Authorizes prescription refills as directed
Prepares patients, room, and supplies for visit or examination
Performs phlebotomy and correctly processes specimens
Cleans and maintains treatment rooms and equipment
Performs quality controls and equipment checks
Skills for success as a Medical Assistant:
Self-motivated: energetic, self-starter; can work autonomously
Detail-oriented and committed to providing safe patient care
Results oriented: bias for action; demonstrated track record of achievement; drive for attainment of superior outcomes
Flexible: Navigates within ambiguity; solution-oriented; comfortable in an ever-changing environment
Communication: Conveys thoughts and expresses ideas effectively both verbally and in writing
Collaboration: Team player
Service: Actively supports others, demonstrates an optimistic, can-do approach to issue resolution
Humility: Low ego; engenders trust; respectful
Experience to drive change as a Medical Assistant:
Certified Medical Assistant or eligible within 90 days of hire
1 year of experience preferred
Phlebotomy experience required
Current BLS certification for healthcare providers preferred; required within 90 days of employment
High School Diploma/Equivalency required
Experience in primary care, family practice, internal medicine, urgent care or ER preferred
Spanish speaking preferred
How you will thrive as a Medical Assistant:
In addition to competitive salaries, a 401k program with company match, and a valuable health benefits package, Village Medical offers paid parental leave, pre-tax savings on commuter expenses, and generous paid time off. You will work in a highly-collaborative, conscientious, forward-thinking environment that welcomes your experience and enables you to make a significant impact from Day 1.
Most importantly, you will make a difference. You’ll see a clear connection between your daily work and the advancement of innovative solutions for improved quality of healthcare.
Our unique Village Medical culture – how inclusion and diversity make the difference.
At Village Medical, we see diversity and inclusion as a source of strength in transforming healthcare. We believe building trust and innovation are best achieved through diverse perspectives. To us, acceptance and respect are rooted in an understanding that people do not experience things in the same way, including our healthcare system. Individuals seeking employment at Village Medical are considered without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
For Colorado Residents only: The base compensation range for this role is $20-$26.00/hr. At VillageMD, compensation is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, location, etc. The selected candidate will be eligible for a valuable company benefits plan, including health insurance, dental insurance, life insurance, and access to a 401k plan with company match.
Explore your future with Village Medical as a Medical Assistant today!