Lead Medical Assistant

SCL Health
Broomfield, CO
Post Date:
August 04, 2022
Job Status:

To show our commitment to you and to assist with your transition into our organization, we will also offer up to a $500.00 sign-on and $500.00 retention bonus when applicable. 






You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a Lead Medical Assistant.




Your compassion is tangible: patients feel it in the hand they hold. Families feel it in your prayers. Colleagues feel it in your support.




Youre generous with your thoughts, your time and especially your passion for patient care.




Youre great at what you do, but you want to be part of something even greater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the right team is invincible.








Platte Valley Medical Group is a partner of SCL Health which is a nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. With locations throughout the Brighton area, we offer a wide variety of primary and specialty care services.  




Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health is more than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being. To that end, weve launched a Healthy Living program to address your holistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.








Together well align mission and careers, values and workplace. Well encourage joy and take pride in our integrity.




Well laugh at each others jokes (even the bad ones). Well hello and high five. Well celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spirituality in healing.




Were proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn.




Your day.




As a Lead Medical Assistant, you need to know how to:



  • Direct and guide back office staff in providing patient care procedures and services.
  • Monitor and expedite workflow; assist in identifying and providing guidance in resolving procedure and service issues.
  • Perform general patient care by following established standards and procedures.
  • Obtain and record vital signs and other appropriate information, such as height, weight, drug allergies, current medications and presenting problem.
  • May draw and collect blood samples from patients and prepare specimens for laboratory analysis.
  • Administer ordered medications via, oral, topical, rectal, optic, ophthalmic, and/or inhaled.
  • Administer vaccines via oral, topically, by injection, and/or nasal administration.
  • Schedule patients for diagnostic testing and follow up to ensure completion of testing.
  • Prepare, clean and sterilize instruments and maintain equipment; keep patient exam rooms clean and orderly; dispose of contaminated items according to protocol.
  • Communicate with patient regarding test results and plan of care by phone or mail as directed by physician.
  • Formulate and document patient care plans, charts, tests and examination results in the medical record.
  • Handle medical supply inventory, orders, and cost control.
  • Escalate non-routine issues to the practice manager or physician.
  • Step in to provide care and assessments based on the clinic scope of your license.
  • May be asked to provide input into employee performance appraisals; interviewing new staff and providing orientation and instruction.



Your experience.




We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is why we require:



  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Graduate from an accredited Medical Assistant program
  • Current BLS certification endorsed by the American Heart Association or the ability to obtain within 60 days of hire (with prior approval) or current ACLS certification
  • Minimum of two (2) years of related experience in a front or back office clinic setting






  • Successful completion of an Accredited National Certification Exam (i.e.: AAMA or AMT) for Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) or Registered Medical Assistant (RMA)



Your next move.




Now that you know more about being a Lead Medical Assistant on our team we hope youll join us. At SCL Health youll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first place.


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