Float Medical Assistant (MA) Job - Overland Park, KS

Healthcare & Life Sciences

$ 18 - $ 22 / Hour
location_onOverland Park, Kansas
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We are now in search of a compassionate and caring Float Medical Assistant (MA) to join our team!

Care teams are responsible for delivering excellent and compassionate primary care and coordinating the care of our members with the broader healthcare delivery system. The Medical Assistant (MA) is a critical role to support the PCP day-to-day and ensure efficiency in the care provided to patients. S/he will be expected to assist in assessing patient’s health conditions, including performing routine diagnostic testing during appointments.

Float Locations: Independence, MO Overland Park, KS, and Kansas City, MO
Pay: Up to $22.00/hr + mileage reimbursements for travel outside of primary center


  • Conduct intake with patients, measuring and recording vital signs, patient interview, and medical history; perform examinations and routine screenings, ensuring patients are informed and all questions and concerns are addressed for each procedure

  • Critically listen and engage with patients throughout appointment, ensuring needs and/or changing in patient conditions are reported to PCP, specialists, and/or other clinical personnel

  • Perform all tasks with a hyper focus on patient experience, including processing of patient phone messages, including: returning calls; routing calls to other team members as appropriate; calling patients to obtain and relay pertinent information for the physician. 

  • Change dressings, apply bandages, remove sutures and other first aid procedures; use CPR skills when necessary, all under physician supervision 

  • Ensure compliance with OSHA safety standards and conduct accurate, legal, and ethical documentation at all times 

  • Provide health coaching to a defined group of patients to support healthy lifestyle choices; follows up with coached patients via weekly calls 

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Must possess a high degree of emotional intelligence and integrity, driven and focused work ethic 

  • Self-starter with the ability to think creatively and work effectively 

  • Ability to work effectively with various seniorities and diverse populations including staff, providers, members, family members, insurance carriers, vendors and market leadership

  • Strong communicator that is customer-oriented

  • Excellent critical reasoning, decision-making, and problem-solving skills to analyze situations, determine risks, and find solutions to prevent future issues and resolve recurring defects

  • Experience with claims/quality reports and analytical software packages

  • Proficient skills in Microsoft Office Suite products including Word, PowerPoint, Outlook and Excel plus a variety of other word-processing, spreadsheet, database, e-mail and presentation software 

  • Ability to travel on occasion for company meetings


  • High school diploma or equivalent education (GED) required

  • Graduation from a nationally accredited Medical Assistant program OR comparable healthcare vocational training (i.e. foreign-trained physician, paramedic, etc.) required. You will be asked to provide a copy of this!

  • A minimum of 1 year work experience as a Medical Assistant

  • 6+months' phlebotomy experience is highly desired

  • BLS for Healthcare Providers required

  • EClinical Works or similar EMR experience

  • Experience working with geriatric patients is a plus

  • Must be located within a 10-mile radius of Overland Park, KS.  

For immediate consideration for this Float MA role, please apply now!

Pay Details: $18.00 to $22.00 per hour

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

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The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records subject to federal contractor requirements and/or security clearance requirements.

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