Medical Assistant

Ascension Health Kokomo, IN
Job ID: 259828Medical AssistantKokomo, IndianaRegular / Day

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Additional Job Information

Title: Medical Assistant

City, State: Kokomo, IN

Location: Kokomo-2343 W Lincoln Road

Department: KOK General Surgery

Additional Job Details: Full-Time Days, 40 hours Weekly

About Us

St. Vincent, part of Ascension, is a nonprofit, faith-based health system that is guided by our mission to provide compassionate, personalized care, especially for those who are vulnerable. St. Vincent is one of Indiana's largest employers with 22 ministries serving 57 counties in central and southern Indiana. Our 134-year-old health system includes a wide range of services including cardiovascular care, women's and children's health, neurosciences, cancer care, orthopedics, bariatrics, primary care, emergency medicine, imaging, general surgery and long-term acute care.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Medical Assistant assists with the examination and treatment of patients under the direction of a physician.

Responsibilities:

* Assists with treatments ordered by physician as supervised by physician or registered nurse. Performs select clinical duties.

* Interviews patients, measures vital signs, and records information on patients' charts. Prepares treatment rooms for examination of patients.

* Performs basic clerical duties including answering the phone, maintaining records, and filing.

* Performs basic materials management functions to include ordering and stocking of supplies. Assists with maintaining a clean and orderly environment.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

* Required Credential(s):

* Certified BLS Provider obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

* High School Diploma/Education or equivalent required.

* Associate's degree in a related field preferred

Work Experience:

* 1 Year Preferred Technical Experience.

How To Apply

Service of the Poor. Reverence. Integrity. Wisdom. Creativity. Dedication.

These are the Core Values we uphold at St.Vincent.

If they describe you, you may be a good candidate to join our nationally-recognized team at one of our many Indiana ministries.

To view our job openings, visit www.stvincent.org/jobs

To apply for a position online, click the "Apply Now" button.

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St.Vincent is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. Please click the link below for more information.

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EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccp_eeo_supplement_final_jrf_qa_508c.pdf

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E-Verify Statement

St. Vincent, a member of Ascension Health, participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

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