Medical Assistant

University Health System San Antonio, TX
Job Details

POSITION SUMMARY/RESPONSIBILITIES

Provides direct and indirect patient care activities and performs clerical duties under direct supervision of the licensed nurse. Supports and maintains the University Health System's policies, protocols, values and guest relations

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE

High school diploma is required. Medical Assistant diploma from an accredited school or certification from an approved credentialing body for medical assistants is required. National certification as a registered Medical Assistant is preferred. Must have current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Basic Cardiac Life Support (BLS) Card. One-year experience in a clinic, doctor's office or ambulatory care setting is preferred. Designated cash handlers must successfully complete the Patient Services Cashier course and be designated as a Patient Services Cashier during the initial probationary period.

LICENSURE

Must maintain current American Heart Association Health Care Provider CPR (BLS) certification.