Certified Medical Assistant - Breast Center
Company: Carle Health
Posted on: January 24, 2023
$500.00 Sign on bonus - External only
The Certified Medical Assistant/Registered Medical Assistant
performs routine administrative and patient care support duties in
a medical practice to assist medical and/or nursing staff in the
examination and treatment of patients and ensures that the office
CERTIFICATION & LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS
Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) National Health Career
Association (NHA), National Association for Health Professionals
(NAHP), American Medical Technologists (AMT), American Association
of Medical Assistants (AAMA), National Center for Competency
Testing (NCCT), American Allied Health (AAH) or the American
Registry of Medical Assistants (ARMA) upon hire or Registered
Medical Assistant (RMA) American Medical Technologies (AMT) or the
American Registry of Medical Assistants (ARMA) upon hire.
Basic Life Support (BLS) within 30 days of hire.
SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE
Capacity to learn and retain information. Strong customer service
skills. Compassion and caring in dealing with others and the
ability to operate office equipment. Team member oriented and
proficiency in basic computer skills.
- Administrative tasks including, but not limited to patient
check in or check out, scheduling appointments and coordination of
referrals and testing.
- Provide assistance with prescription medication refills per
department protocols. Call medications into pharmacies, notify
patients of refills, and documents actions within the EMR per
- Provide patient with written instructions regarding procedures,
medications, or follow up instructions at the direction of the
- Rooming patients, obtaining vitals for patient care during
- Collecting pertinent information regarding the patients chief
complaint, family history, social history, surgical history, and
medication reconciliation upon arrival for a patient visit.
- Telephone interactions as directed, completing necessary
telephone communications with patients, families, pharmacies, and
other health care facilities. Gathering information and maintaining
patient information via telephone per department specific processes
- Assists with suture removal.
- Escort patients as needed in the cancer center to other
- Keep exam rooms and procedural areas stocked with the necessary
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate
against any employee or applicant for employment because of race,
color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation,
gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or
any other federal, state or local protected class. Carle Health
participates in E-Verify and may provide the Social Security
Administration and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland
Security with information from each new employee's Form I-9 to
confirm work authorization. - For more information:
Effective September 20, 2021, the COVID 19 vaccine is required for
all new Carle Health team members. Requests for medical or
religious exemption will be permitted.
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