Medical Assistant Cert/Reg

It’s more than a job, it’s a calling

 

MEDICAL ASSISTANT

 

Obstetrics/Gynecology

 

Barrington, IL

 

Hours: Day/Night (40 hours per week)

 

JOB SUMMARY:

The Medical Assistant is a key member of the patient care team by supporting the providers with the delivery of high-quality health care to ambulatory patients.  Medical Assistants are vital to the effective operations of a fast-paced medical practice. Medical Assistants help patients transition from the outside world into the provider’s office. The Medical Assistant performs a variety of important tasks to promote optimal health for our patients, including: 

 

  • Assist providers with important clinical duties, such as physical examinations
  • Act as a liaison between patients and providers/specialists
  • Measure patient’s vital signs
  • Administer medication
  • Document patient information
  • Collect specimens for testing

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Highschool Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Graduate of a medical assistant program or successful completion of the certification/registration exam.
  • Current Medical Assistant Certification/Registration required - CMA, CCMA, RMA, NCMA or CMAC.  Non-certified Medical Assistants / MA must obtain certification or registration within four months of hire with AMG-approved certifying bodies (CMA, CCMA, RMA, NCMA or CMAC).
  • Ability to lift up to 35 pounds without assistance.
  • Current AHA CPR certification
  • Must be proficient in lab draws.

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Company
Advocate HealthCare
Posted
09/15/2018
Type
Full time
Location
Barrington, IL 60010, US