MEDICAL ASSISTANT

Company: Little Company of Mary Hospital ( Learn More )

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US-IL-Evergreen Park
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Full-Time
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Job Description Coordinates activities with the Patient Service Representative to maintain a smooth functioning office.  Takes and records vital signs and patient histories for the physician.  Provides patient education as needed.  Assists the physician as directed.  Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served.  Demonstrates knowledge of the principals of growth and development over the life span.  Demonstrates interventions appropriate to the age of the patients.

High School or equivalent.   Graduation from an accredited medical assistant program required.
As of 11/16/13, current certification as a Certified Medical Assistant (CMA exam through AAMA) and/or a Registered Medical Assistant (RMA exam through AMT); and will be required to maintain re-certification. Will be required to complete CPR certification and maintain re-certification.  Medical terminology required. Strong computer skills required. EMR experience preferred.One to two years of medical assistant experience preferred.  One to two years of experience in a physician office setting preferred.  Must demonstrate skills necessary to assist physician in clinic/office with appropriate equipment in a safe manner; and coordinate a variety of administrative duties with limited supervision.  Experience with GE Centricity and EMR preferred. #ZR2 #TF
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