Medical Assistant - OB/GYN Grandville - Full Time

Spectrum Health Grandville, MI
* Facilitates efficient and effective patient flow including preparing the patient for the visit/admission, and providing specific services and education as determined by the providers in accordance with licensure and policy

* Performs necessary administrative duties that assure all information is current and updated

* Maintains and cleans environment, work area, equipment, and communicates any equipment malfunctions to appropriate department

* Greets and communicates with patients and others in a manner consistent with caring and respect. Communicates, collaborates and anticipates the needs of the other members of the health care team in order to ensure continuity and quality of care and coordination of services

* Collects and monitors patient data, reporting patient data and patient needs as directed. Documents care consistent with documentation guidelines, and patient chargeable items/services according to standards

* Ensures that processes and services are continuously monitored for quality, cost effectiveness and efficiency. Engages in process and quality improvement activities. Makes and implements recommendations to improve operational efficiency and to implement new services for areas of responsibility

* Engages in continuous study of the entire professional field, including best practices, to maintain the professional competence, knowledge, and skills necessary for the satisfactory performance of all assigned responsibility. Completes required continuous training and education, including department specific requirements

Basic Qualifications:

Education - High School Diploma or equivalent

Experience - Completion of a competency based orientation program

Licenses - Medical Assistant- certified as a Medical Assistant by the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) or registered as a Medical Assistant by the American Medical Technologists (AMT)120 Days

OR Licensed Practical Nurse (State of Michigan)Upon Hire

Basic Life Support (BLS)120 Days

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