Medical Assistant

Windsor, CT | Medical Assistant

Position Summary:

GoHealth Urgent Care is seeking motivated and friendly medical assistants in our rapidly growing practices. Our medical assistants take an active role in our patient experience, beginning the moment a someone walks through our door. If you're passionate about great service and have experience in an urgent care, medical office or hospital setting, GoHealth Urgent Care is looking for you. We have competitive compensation and offer full benefits.
 

We are Committed to Quality Care
 
Our Connecticut locations have been accredited by the Urgent Care Association. The only program of its kind, this accreditation was awarded for GoHealth's excellence in both certification and quality and safety standards. This accomplishment signifies our continued dedication to the patients we serve.
 

Key Accountabilities

  • Maintain a welcoming environment for people Hospitality, check-in and registration
  • Verifying insurances
  • Collecting and processing co-pays
  • Taking vital signs and documenting findings in the medical records
  • Performing and documenting daily controls and calibrations of laboratory equipment when needed
  • Assisting providers with special procedures and exams, including ensuring the patient is properly prepared for examination by the provider and assisting the patient after the examination or procedure
  • Work with radiology technologist on clinical/reception tasks, stocking and cleaning rooms

 

Job Requirements  

Education  

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required  
  • Graduate of a Medical Assisting Program preferred  

 Work Experience  

  • Medical Assistant experience preferred  
  • Front Desk experience preferred  

 Required Licenses/Certifications  

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) required or must be obtained within 6 months of hire
  • One of the following certifications is required or must obtain within 6 month of hire:
    • CCMA- Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (verified through NHA, National Healthcareer Association)
    • CMA- Certified Medical Assistant (verified through AAMA, American Association of Medical Assistant)
    • RMA- Registered Medical Assistant (verified through AMT, American Medical Technologists)
    • NCMA- National Certified Medical Assistant (verified through NCCT, National Center for Competency Testing)

GoHealth provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. We invite military veterans to apply for our positions. In addition to federal law requirements, GoHealth complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.


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Why GoHealth?

GoHealth Urgent Care has outstanding career opportunities in Connecticut, Missouri, New York City, North Carolina, Northwest Arkansas, Oklahoma City, San Francisco and the Portland-Vancouver area. And all of these positions have one thing in common: flexibility to practice urgent care medicine the way it was meant to be, without the stress and bureaucracy of hierarchical organizations. With reasonable work hours that don’t emotionally exhaust them or burn them out, our team can balance and prioritize their professional and personal lives.

The lifestyle you can lead.

Hartford, the capital of Connecticut, has a population of 125,000 and something to offer everyone, with a mix of history, culture, entertainment and excellent restaurants. Hartford’s nearby suburbs are also a great place to live and work. Avon is home to beautiful Found Land Park and a historic one-room schoolhouse. Bloomfield features magnificent Penwood State Park. Roaring Brook Nature Center and Sweetheart Mountain’s tranquil trails are just outside Canton. These communities and others offer welcoming neighborhoods, good schools and an outstanding quality of life.