Medical Assistant - Internal Medicine

Mercy Healthcare Fort Smith , AR 72916

Posted 3 weeks ago

Overview:

  • The Medical Assistant is responsible for assisting physicians with patient care, clerical, environmental and organizational tasks.

  • Performs duties and responsibilities in a manner consistent with our mission, values, and Mercy Service Standards.

Qualifications:

  • Experience:Minimum of one year work experience in a public contact job, preferably service related and in a health care environment.

  • Required Education:High school diploma or equivalent required, some college preferred.

  • Certifications:Must have completed a Medical Assistant training program and obtain and maintain certification as a Medical Assistant within 90 days of hire; or CNA training and maintain a current Arkansas CNA license. Must maintain CPR certification.

We Offer Great Benefits:

Day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, tuition reimbursement and employer-matched retirement funds are just a few of the great benefits offered to eligible co-workers, including those working 48 hours or more per pay period!

Mercy has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an essential function of this job.

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Medical Assistant - Internal Medicine

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