Medical Assistant in San Antonio, Texas, United States
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Medical Assistant

San Antonio, TX, United States
Full-time  No Weekends 
Category: Nursing Support • Job ID: 526430
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Description

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

Introduction

Do you want to join an organization that invests in you as a(an) Medical Assistant? At HCA Healthcare, you come first. HCA Healthcare has committed up to $300 million in programs to support our incredible team members over the course of three years.

Benefits

HCA Healthcare, offers a total rewards package that supports the health, life, career and retirement of our colleagues. The available plans and programs include:

  • Comprehensive medical coverage that covers many common services at no cost or for a low copay. Plans include prescription drug and behavioral health coverage as well as telemedicine services and free AirMed medical transportation.
  • Additional options for dental and vision benefits, life and disability coverage, flexible spending accounts, supplemental health protection plans (accident, critical illness, hospital indemnity), auto and home insurance, identity theft protection, legal counseling, long-term care coverage, moving assistance, pet insurance and more.
  • Fertility and family building benefits through Progyny
  • Free counseling services and resources for emotional, physical and financial wellbeing
  • Family support, including adoption assistance, child and elder care resources and consumer discounts
  • 401(k) Plan with a 100% match on 3% to 9% of pay (based on years of service)
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Retirement readiness and rollover services and preferred banking partnerships
  • Education assistance (tuition, student loan, certification support, dependent scholarships)
  • Colleague recognition program
  • Time Away From Work Program (paid time off, paid family leave, long- and short-term disability coverage and leaves of absence)

Learn more about Employee Benefits

Note: Eligibility for benefits may vary by location.

You contribute to our success. Every role has an impact on our patients’ lives and you have the opportunity to make a difference. We are looking for a dedicated Medical Assistant like you to be a part of our team.

Job Summary and Qualifications

GENERAL SUMMARY OF DUTIES: Responsible for direct patient care and the assisting of the physician or mid-level practitioner. 

SUPERVISOR: Practice Manager DUTIES INCLUDE BUT NOT LIMITED TO:  Scheduling and canceling patient appointments  Checking-in and checking-out patients  Entering charges and payments  Answering the telephone  Verifying patient insurance and demographics  Collection of co-payments/coinsurance and personal balances 7. Performs selected administrative duties and assists nursing staff.  May collect patient specimens.  Takes patient histories and vital signs.  Prepares exam and treatment rooms with necessary instruments.  Gives injections, and applies casts, splints, and dressings, as applicable.  Prepares and maintain supplies and equipment for treatments, including sterilization.  Assists physician in preparing for minor surgeries and physicals.  Perform other duties as required.  Must read, understand, and adhere to all Physician Services policies and procedures.  Practice and adhere to the Code of Conduct and Mission and Value Statement. Practices certified as Patient Center Medical Home include these additional job duties:  Coordinates continuity of patient care with external healthcare organizations and facilities and referrals from the primary care provider to a specialty care provider.  Participates on a team for data collection, health outcomes reporting, audits and programmatic evaluation related to Patient Centered Medical Home

EDUCATION:  No education Requirements 

 EXPERIENCE: • One year of Medical Assisting or other direct clinical patient care experience in a healthcare setting. 

CERTIFICATION/LICENSE:  Medical Assistant Certification - required. Acceptable certifications are RMA, CCMA, CMA, NCMA, or NCRMA certification/ABR-OE credentials is acceptable OR  Medical Assistants who recently graduated (within the last 12 months) from a Medical Assisting training program must obtain Medical Assistant certification within 60 days of employment. OR  Candidates/incumbents with one year of Medical Assistant work experience who do not possess Medical Assistant Certification must obtain Medical Assistant Certification within one year of hire date.  

Physician Services Group is skilled in physician employment, practice and urgent care operations. We are experts in hospitalist integration, and graduate medical education. We lead more than 1,300 physician practices and 170+ urgent care centers. We are HCA Healthcare’s graduate medical education leader. We provide direction for over 260 exceptional resident and fellowship programs. We focus on carrying out value-added solutions. These solutions help physicians deliver patient-centered healthcare. We support HCA Healthcare's commitment to the care and improvement of human life.

HCA Healthcare has been recognized as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies® by the Ethisphere Institute more than ten times.   In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.

"Good people beget good people."- Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr.
HCA Healthcare Co-Founder

We are a family 270,000 dedicated professionals! Our Talent Acquisition team is reviewing applications for our Medical Assistant opening. Qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Submit your resume today to join our community of caring!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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