Health Care Assistant
Michigan State University
 Lansing, MI

Position Summary

This Health Care Assistant position if for a back office medical assistant in the Neurology Clinic. Daily job duties include, but are not limited to, preparing exam rooms; preparing charts; scheduling and coordinating tests; retrieving and distributing results to physicians; completing and verifying forms; maintaining general filing system; preparing supplies and cleaning examination rooms; ordering supplies; recording patient history; taking chief complaint; taking vital signs; performing and assisting with procedures, examinations and treatments; ability to cross cover positions within scope of practice in the clinic.

Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills

Knowledge normally acquired through a high school education; six months to one year of related and progressively more responsible or expansive work experience in a medical office setting or in a clinical setting performing routine health assessment tests; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. May require experience in the use word processing and database software, a specified medical course such as Nurse Health Aid and Phlebotomy, or Medical Billing and Medical Terminology experience. May require knowledge of electronic medical record and patient scheduling systems. May require certification as a medical assistant. Must be a certified medical assistant with current certification, which must be maintained for the duration of employment.

Desired Qualifications

Experience working in a clinical-neurology care setting with multiple providers including resident physicians; ability to multi-task and prioritize.

Required Application Materials

Resume and proof of certification

Work Hours

Work hours are typically 8:00 am-5:00 pm, but can vary as necessary to accommodate clinic hours.

Summary of Health Risks

Exposure to human blood, tissue and other bodily fluids; and materials covered under the Universal Precautions; TB risk or work within three (3) feet of patients in a health care setting; wear a respirator; compliance with Influenza policy.

Bidding eligibility ends on 2/18/2020 at 11:55 PM