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Medical Assistant Cert/Variable hours

Req #:  132418
Facility:  Eureka Hospital
Department:  Medical Assistant
City:  El Paso
Posting Budget Status:  Day
Shift Type:  Registry
Posting FTE:  0

This is a registry opening/no guarantee or weekly hours

 

Position Requirements:
Graduate of a medical assistant program or successful completion of the certification/registration exam. Good communications skills. Experience using a keyboard and computers.
Familiarity with equipment used in ambulatory care.
Current Medical Assistant Certification/Registration required. Non~certified MAs must obtain certification or registration within four months of hire with AMG approved certifying bodies.
Current AHA CPR certification
Ability to travel locally to multiple sites as needed.
Ability to work in stressful conditions and difficult situations.
Resilient and flexible in a changing environment.
May be exposed to hazardous materials and life threatening diseases.
Ability to cooperate and work with others.
Ability to make sound and timely decisions.
Ability to work rotating shifts any day of the week.
Ability to perform lifting/transfer activities related to patients as needed, ability to stoop/bend.


This requirement supersedes any previous lifting requirement effective 08/01/2014. Ability to lift up to 35 pounds without assistance. For patient lifts of over 35 pounds, or when patient is unable to assist with the lift, patient handling equipment is expected to be used, with at least one other associate, when available. Unique patient lifting/movement situations will be assessed on a case~by~case basis.

Purpose:
The Medical Assistant Certified/Registered will support the physician(s), and other providers in delivering quality health care to ambulatory patients and perform a variety of nursing related tasks to promote continuity of care.

Accountabilities:
Risk/Safety Compliance
Funding Our Future:
Miscellaneous
Clinical Support/Health Outcomes: Provides support in the delivery of quality clinical care
Patient Satisfaction and Service: Provides efficient, high~quality service to patients who arrive for appointments or who telephone or visit in person to request appointments or information on tests and procedures, bills and charges, referrals, and other matters.
Health Information Management (HIM) and HIPAA standards: A complete and accurate hard copy and/or electronic medical record will be maintained for every individual who is evaluated or treated within the medical group.


Nearest Major Market: Bloomington IL