Collects vital signs and patient history, collects specimens and performs basic laboratory tests, administers injections and medications as directed by physician in addition to other clinical tasks. Administrative duties include ordering supplies, updating/maintaining medical records, obtaining referrals and scheduling appointments.
About Heritage Valley Health System
Heritage Valley Health System is $480 million integrated delivery network providing comprehensive health care for residents of Allegheny, Beaver, Butler and Lawrence counties, in Pennsylvania; eastern Ohio; and the panhandle of West Virginia. In partnership with 3,500 employees and more than 450 physicians, Heritage Valley offers a broad range of medical, surgical and diagnostic services at its two hospitals, Heritage Valley Sewickley and Heritage Valley Beaver; in 60 physician offices; and 18 community satellite facilities.
For more information on Heritage Valley Health System, please visit www.heritagevalley.orgRequirementsHigh School graduate or equivalent. Medical Assistant Certification (i.e., AAMA CMA, AMT RMA, NHA CCMA, or NCCT NCMA), CPR Certification, proficient in venipuncture, Successful completion of applicable clearances as outlined in Human Resources policy HR-106 within 90 days of commencing employment.
Preferred: Medical Assistant diploma or degree program.
Minimum of one year medical assisting experience. Computer experience.
For this site - Candidate must be comfortable with computer entry, injections, phlebotomy, assisting in minor surgery. Would prefer experience but will consider all applicants. Must have some knowledge of Medical Terminology and communication within a physician practice.
Heritage Valley Health System