Ministry Health Care Certified Medical Assistant, Casual/PRN - Northern Region in Rhinelander, Wisconsin
Title: Certified Medical Assistant, Casual/PRN - Northern Region Location: WI-Rhinelander-St Mary%27s - 2251 North Shore Drive Job Number: R-1404799
We put our patients first in everything we do.
At Ministry Health Care this isn't just a slogan –
it is what we do every day.
If you love the idea of working with a variety of patients and their families, this could be a great fit for you!
As a Certified Medical Assistant you will be part of a professional, multi-disciplinary team bringing the best in health care to this community and surrounding area. If you love challenge, working in a variety of environments, are flexible and committed to putting patients first, we want to talk to you!
Ministry Medical Group in Rhinelander has a long history of providing medical care in conjunction with St. Mary's Hospital. Our state-of-the-art facilities offer a new standard of health care to residents of Rhinelander and surrounding communities. Our medical campuses provide an array of advanced technology and services including shared ancillary services, specialized support such as diabetic care and pain management, digital imaging capabilities, expanded orthopedic services and walk-in clinic.
As part of our highly trained staff, you will provide general clinical, clerical and technical support, keeping patient care, comfort and safety as a primary concern. The position requires the ability to make decisions consistent with policies and the strict observance of confidentiality of patient information. The Certified Medical Assistant is responsible for helping to provide high-quality patient care by working under direct supervision of a registered nurse or provider.
This is a casual/PRN position.
Shifts will be scheduled as needed based on department / patient needs.
This is a great opportunity to work in a variety of departments, learn to work with different providers, and work with a diverse patient population!
POSITION SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS:
Facilitate efficient patient flow by assisting patient into exam room and preparing patient for examination.
Perform basic nursing care duties under the direction of RN/provider including vital signs and give injections and immunizations after required training. Assure that corresponding documentation is completed. Maintain/review patient records, charts and other pertinent information.
Obtain tests and examination results. Prepare patient and equipment and assist providers during treatments, examinations, and minor surgical procedures. Help with scheduling of tests and/or treatment as ordered by provider. Notify patients of test results, basic nursing and medical advice as directed or written by the RN or provider in a timely manner. Review patient chart to ensure all pertinent data is available to the provider prior to the visit. Prepare, stock and clean exam room.
Clean other areas of the department as required by OSHA guidelines.
Maintain supplies and equipment for treatment.
Qualifications: Requirements for this position: You must have graduated from an accredited school in the Medical Assistant program. Certified Medical Assistant or Registered Medical Assistant is required, preferably through one of the following: 1. American Association of Medical Assistants (CMA) 2. American Medical Technologists (RMA)
Candidates who are not currently certified / registered will be considered if they are actively pursuing certification or registration. One year of experience as a medical assistant is preferred, but new grads will be considered. Current CPR / BLS is required. Job: Medical Assistants