Medical Assistant

Empowering individuals to live a meaningful life.<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />

Aurora, CO

Continuum of Colorado

<p>Continuum of Colorado is a&nbsp;nonprofit agency providing services to people with a wide range of abilities. At Continuum, we empower individuals to live a meaningful life. We believe it is our responsibility to not only meet the needs of each individual we support but also to partner with our supported-individuals to help them reach milestones, achieve their goals, and make their dreams a reality. Person-centeredness is not just a trend or buzzword to us; it&rsquo;s a philosophy that embodies each Direct Support Professional we hire. Our mission is to be a partner in choice and independence by collaborating with individuals and their families to provide high-quality lifetime supports that will empower them to thrive in their community.</p> <p>Experience thoughtful care and let Continuum of Colorado support you or your loved one.</p>

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Competitive pay, $14.58+ to start!

Overview: <ul> <li>A great work-life balance where a full-time workweek = 36 hours, working 4 days</li> <li>Health/dental/vision coverage * Generous paid time off and holiday pay</li> <li>401(k) investment plan, with an employer match of up to 4%</li> <li>Tuition reimbursement program, eligible after 1-year of FT employment with us</li> <li>Healthcare reimbursement and flexible spending plans</li> <li>Employer paid and supplemental life insurance</li> <li>Short- and long-term disability insurance</li> <li>Mileage reimbursement</li> <li>Onsite gym and lounge for employee use at both office locations</li> <li>Discounts on auto and homeowners insurance</li> <li>Employee assistance program</li> <li>Credit union membership</li> <li>Employer-paid training</li> </ul>
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Gather individual&rsquo;s medical information and communicate individual needs to our Nurses and Health Services Manager</li> <li>Attend and effectively and appropriately participate in medication reviews, medical chart audits, clinics and appointments Monitor individuals, review records, and provide medical support at various locations within the Residential and Therapeutic Services department to assure an individual&rsquo;s needs are appropriately addressed</li> <li>Communicate and consult with appropriate internal/external providers regarding medical needs and concerns; ensure appropriate information (med audits, health reviews, consult forms, etc.) is disseminated in a timely manner</li> <li>Consult with the Nurses and Health Services Manager regarding coordination of medical, laboratory and dental care; follow up as required</li> <li>In conjunction with approved staff, review Medication Administration Records and Physician Orders monthly to assure accuracy Complete, review, and sign off on medical and health related documentation; complete paperwork and provide documentation for individuals&rsquo; in services meetings</li> <li>Provide educational in-services to agency staff in requested medical areas</li> <li>Enter data and generate data base reports; track and distribute requested records and other information</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li>Medical Assistant or Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Certification; current Colorado CNA license or medical assistant certificate</li> <li>Two (2) years clinical or home-based work experience, preferred</li> <li>Prior experience in the developmental disabilities field, preferred</li> <li>Excellent oral and written communication skills</li> <li>Strong organizational skills</li> <li>Working knowledge of basic computer programs (MS Office Suite 2016)</li> <li>Personal vehicle in good operating condition for use during work</li> <li>Valid Colorado driver&rsquo;s license/proof of insurance</li> <li>Meet our agency driving requirements; no suspensions/less than three tickets in three years</li> </ul>