Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) - Pediatrics and Adolescents
Company: WellStar Health System
Posted on: May 9, 2022
OverviewHow would you like to work in a place where your
contributions and ideas are valued? A place where you can serve
with compassion, pursue excellence and honor every voice? At
Wellstar, our mission is simple, yet powerful: to enhance the
health and well-being of every person we serve. We are proud to
have become a shining example of what's possible when the brightest
professionals dedicate themselves to making a difference in the
healthcare industry, and in people's lives.Wellstar PediatricsFrom
sniffles to cardiac care, Wellstar is a comprehensive resource for
kids' health, and parents' peace of mind. Our goal is exceptional
care close to home. New services include pediatric neurology,
urology and outpatient orthopedic surgery. Our full-service
Pediatric Center received a 97% patient satisfaction score.
200,000+ pediatric primary care visits annually!ResponsibilitiesThe
Certified Medical Assistant - Pediatrics functions under the
direction of the Physician, Clinical Lead, Clinical Nurse
Supervisor, Nurse Supervisor and/or Office Manager. Recognizes
patient's needs and symptoms in advance. Provides care for the
patient under the physician's direction. Includes preparing patient
for exams, assisting during treatments, coordinating tests and
follow-up care and recording treatment in the medical record.
Assists with explaining patient instructions to the patient/family.
Demonstrates competency and skills to serve patients of all ages
including neonate, infant, child, adolescent, adult and geriatric
populations. Performs other duties as necessary related to front
office registration, laboratory testing, and radiology functions
within a specialty setting. QualificationsRequired Minimum
- High School diploma and/or equivalent required.
- Graduate from an accredited medical assistant program
- Graduate from a newly formed medical assistant program in which
the program has the intent to seek CAAHEP or ABHES accreditation
preferred.Required Minimum Certification:
- Must have successfully passed a Medical Assistant credentialing
body examination (AAMA, AMT, NHA, or NCCT) with current and
maintained Medical Assistant Credential.
- Must have a current BLS card from the American Heart
Association, prior to hire date.
- Must complete the required OSHA training course for operators
of radiology equipment within sixty days of hire.Required Minimum
- Work experience in a practice setting preferred.
- Specific experience in practice specialty may be required.
- Radiology experience preferred, and/or will provide training
within first sixty days.
- Phlebotomy certification preferred, and/or will provide
training within first sixty days.Required Skills:Must be organized
and attentive to detail. Must be able to work quickly and
efficiently to assure patient comfort and satisfaction. Able to
communicate and understand verbal and written English language,
optimize the use of technology to support clinical care and holds
basic computer skills. The employeeshould also be able to adhere to
the Wellstar Credo and Code of Conduct. We'd like to invite you on
a career journey like no other! In return for your contributions,
we'll help you make the most of all life's moments - on and off the
job. Wellstar Total Rewards is designed to provide for your total
well-being, including: -Your Wellness, -Your Pay, -Your Future,
-Your Joy. - We think it's pretty simple - we care for our team
members and our team members care for the community. Make a
difference in patients' lives--- and your own! Here, it's more than
healthcare - it's CareerCare!
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