Certified Medical Assistant - OB GYN

Ascension Health Waco, TX
Job ID: 258079Certified Medical Assistant - OB GYNWaco, TexasRegular / Day

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Additional Job Information

Title: Medical Asst-Cert

City, State: Waco,TX

Location: Clinic-OB Gyn

Department: PMC WCWH Support

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

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Certified Medical Assistant assists with the examination and treatment of patients under the direction of a provider (Physician or Advanced Practice Provider).

Responsibilities:

* Assists with treatments ordered by provider as supervised by provider 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.

* May document the provider's encounter with patients. Lists all proper diagnoses and symptoms, as well as follow-up instructions and prescriptions, as indicated by the provider. Transcribes patient orders including, but not limited to, laboratory tests, radiology tests and medications.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

* Required Credential(s):

* BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

* One or more of the following:

* Medical Assistant credentialed from the American Medical Technologists (AMT) obtained within 6 Months (180 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

* Medical Assistant credentialed from the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) obtained within 6 Months (180 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

* Medical Assistant credentialed from the National Association for Health Professionals obtained within 6 Months (180 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

* Diploma

* High School Education or equivalent required

* Associate's degree in a related field preferred

Work Experience:

* 1 Year Preferred Technical Experience.

How To Apply

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Note: If this job opening falls within the Nursing, Nursing Support, or Frontline Supervisor job families, in order to be considered for this job opening you will be required to complete an online fit assessment and satisfy all other job requirements. Details on completing the assessment will be emailed to you one business day after your completed application has been submitted.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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