Patient Outreach Medical Assistant
Fort Myers, FL
Department: Patient Outreach - Nurse Triage Department
Categories: Medical Assistant
Shift: 8:00 AM-4:30 PM
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Performs concurrent and retrospective clinical chart reviews and abstracts data for the purpose of reporting clinical quality measures and risk assessments. The information will be entered into the required electronic assessments s to support LPG quality initiatives (HEDIS, Medicare Star, etc.) and pay for performance or shared savings initiatives. This position provides indirect assistance to the physician, patient and care team by supporting patient adherence to the medical plan of care and/or evidenced based medicine guidelines to include all appropriate preventative and disease-specific screenings, lab/diagnostic testing and scheduled follow up appointments. Communicates with this population of patients via telephone, MyChart, or the preferred method of correspondence to support the patient adherence to the plan of care and/or evidenced based medicine guidelines and documents their intervention in the electronic health record.
|Degree/Diploma Obtained||Program of Study||Required/|
|High School Diploma or Equivalent||Required||and|
Additional RequirementsAssociates/ Occupational Associates Degree in Medical Assisting or Diploma from Vocational Medical Assisting Program preferred.
|Minimum Years Required||Area of Experience||Required/|
Additional Requirements3 years (full time) recent clinical experience in Internal Medicine and/or Family Practice utilizing an electronic health record required.
State of Florida Licensure Requirements
Additional RequirementsCNA, CMA, RMA, NCMA or similar healthcare credential required.
|CMA (Certified Medical Assistant)||Preferred|
|BLS (American Heart Association / Basic Life Support)||Required|