Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers, Colorado's largest and most comprehensive provider of cancer care has an exciting opportunity for a Medical Assistant to work in our radiation oncology department in Boulder and Thornton. This position will be expected to work at each site as required.
We offer a competitive salary and outstanding benefit package to include three weeks of PTO per full calendar year, company paid holidays, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, profit sharing, tuition reimbursement, a wellness program and more.
The successful candidate will:
-Escort patients to and from exam rooms, physician offices, and treatment room as appropriate. Record patient data prior to each physician visit, including but not limited to, vital signs, height, weight, allergies, and medication changes. -Prepare and stock exam/treatment rooms and orders supplies as needed. -Assist physicians with exams and procedures as requested. -Assist with delegated patient education including but not limited to distributing education literature, etc. -Maintain all exam/treatment room disinfection protocols. -Answers patient telephone calls for referral to physician or nurse. -Phone in prescriptions and makes other patient calls as directed by physicians and RN. -Schedule patient tests, procedures and hospital admissions and schedules appointments to follow-up on receipt of test results, as applicable. -Assist with select pre-authorizations and pre-certifications as needed. Informsphysician of patient reschedules and no shows.-Obtain new patient records and previous test results, x-rays, scans, etc.
High school graduate or equivalent. Certificate of graduation from an accredited program for Medical Assistants strongly preferred. Minimum two years experience as a medical assistant or nursing assistant in a hospital or clinic setting.
All candidate are required to pass a drug screening and background check prior to hire.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Work may require sitting for long periods of time; also stooping, bending and stretching for files and supplies. Occasionally lifting files or paper weighing up to 30 pounds. Requires manual dexterity sufficient to operate a keyboard, operate a calculator, telephone, copier and other such office equipment. Vision must be correctable to 20/20 and hearing must be in the normal range for telephone contacts. It is necessary to view and type on computer screens for prolonged periods of time.
The US Oncology Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
Internal Number: MCKEA00878435
About US Oncology Network
The US Oncology Network believes local cancer care is better care. We empower the delivery of advanced integrated cancer care through our network of independent physicians who share expertise and resources to provide quality, value-based care close to home.
Our clinical and business support capabilities, expertise and industry-leading technologies keep local practices at the forefront of high quality, efficient care delivery while enabling practice success, quality of life and financial security for physicians.
- 25 years of oncology practice management expertise
- Leader in value-based cancer care with over 900 physicians participating in the Center for Medicaid and Medicare
- Innovation Oncology Care Model – one fourth of the entire population of physicians nationwide
- Over 1,400 affiliated physicians
- More than 450 cancer treatment center locations across the United States
- Over 995,000 patients treated annually