Medical Assistant in Scottsdale, AZ at Discount Tire Corporate Careers

Date Posted: 11/14/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Region:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/14/2021

Job Description

Here at Discount Tire, we celebrate the spirit of our people with extraordinary pride and enthusiasm. Our business has been growing for 60 years and now is the best time in our history to join us. We are opening more locations every year and we are always looking for qualified individuals to join us in our growth. We are a company that promotes from within, both in our retail and corporate operations. 

 

Our Executive Health and Company Wellness team is seeking to hire an experienced Medical Assistant for the continued growth of our department. This is a unique opportunity for a motivated, personable, articulate individual who enjoys working with Discount Tire employees and their family members while helping to cultivate our culture. As a medical assistant you will be responsible for providing administrative support to the Executive Health Nursing Team through efficient care management skills, organization, and communication.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provides direct patient care while managing the front office and administrative operations of a busy healthcare setting.
  • Efficient handling of administrative duties (e.g., answering phones, scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, processing patients, Innovative healthcare projects) that will allow the nursing staff to focus on the health concerns of their patients.
  • Interviews patients, measures vital signs (i.e., pulse rate, temperature, blood pressure, weight, and height), and records or inputs information to patients' medical record.
  • Provides insurance companies with medical records.
  • Obtains authorizations for medications as needed.
  • Maintains cleanliness and sanitation of the “quiet room” and equipment.
  • Helps ensure compliance with HIPAA and OSHA regulations; improve patient satisfaction; improve the health wellness of Discount Tire employees and family members.
  • Develops and maintains effective communication mechanism with all external and internal customers.
  • Exemplifies service orientation and the team concept in all interactions.

Job Requirements

Qualifications:

  • Self-directed and resourceful Medical Assistant with three to five years hands-on experience.
  • Efficient in recording patient personal information and medical history, taking vitals, and helping the nurse team in case management tasks.
  • A highly motivated individual who works well both as a team member and autonomously.
  • Proficiency in documenting patient medical histories and taking vital signs.
  • A problem-solving mindset and attention to detail.
  • Highly proficient in using Excel, Word, Office 365, and our current Medical Record Platform (EMR) and thrives in a fast-paced, modern office environment.

 

Educational Requirements:

A High school diploma or equivalent is required. Certified Medical Assistant is preferred.

 

Work Days:

Normal work days are Monday through Friday. Occasional Saturdays and Sundays may be necessary.

 

Work Hours:

Normal work hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Additional hours may be necessary.

Local Travel is required