Medical Assistant--Wellness Advocate

June 7, 2022 |

Department: ACO/Wellness

Status/Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

For more information contact: Emma Vaught, evaught@ochcares.com or Leslie Bradshaw, lbradshaw@ochcares.com

Qualifications:

  • Education: Licensed as a RMA or CCMA
  • Experience: Preferred 2 years

Job Description:

  • Perform and schedule annual wellness visits under the guidance and supervision of our medical providers.
  • Set performance goals with ACO Coordinator to strive for Outstanding Care Here each month.
  • Participate in daily huddles with Wellness Team. Identify scheduling opportunities, determine special needs for patients arriving at that office/clinic day, identify patients overdue for AWV and those with missed appointments needing rescheduling. Ensure sharing of positive patient stories or compliments involving care team efforts.
  • Ensure review of patient record to identify gaps in problem list prior to provider visit, post reminders to secure that all comorbidities are discussed and documented during AWV.
  • Facilitate patient access to appropriate medical and specialty providers as indicated by physician or qualified healthcare provider.
  • Establish counseling services or providing resources to assist with obesity, tobacco cessation, diabetes prevention/management, depression, anxiety and managing cardiovascular disease as directed by the provider.

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