Medical Assistant

St Mary's Health System Lewiston , ME 04240

Posted 2 months ago

JOB SUMMARY: The Medical Assistant#functions as a critical member of the medical office team, working towards the goals of the practice and meeting patient needs.# They are responsible for coordinating patient flow, obtaining temperature, pulse blood pressure, weight, and administering care to patients as directed by physicians.# The MA will develop and maintain interpersonal relationships with patients and families, keeping patient information confidential and respects patient#s right to privacy


JOB REQUIREMENTS Education:


2-year Associates degree in credentialed Medical Assistant program preferred Must be certified by a nationally recognized organization, which included competency (AAMA or NHA) or a graduate from 2-year accredited program AND obtain certification within one year of hire Experience: 1 year previous MA experience preferred, but new Medical Assistants will be considered Medical terminology required Other Skills Required; Working knowledge of office practice and procedures Excellent#guest#relation and interpersonal skills required Good command of the English language Effective use of telephone skills # We are an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, disability status, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, protected veteran status, national origin, genetic information, etc any other legally protected status.

JOB SUMMARY:

The Medical Assistant functions as a critical member of the medical office team, working towards the goals of the practice and meeting patient needs. They are responsible for coordinating patient flow, obtaining temperature, pulse blood pressure, weight, and administering care to patients as directed by physicians. The MA will develop and maintain interpersonal relationships with patients and families, keeping patient information confidential and respects patient's right to privacy

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Education:

  • 2-year Associates degree in credentialed Medical Assistant program preferred

  • Must be certified by a nationally recognized organization, which included competency (AAMA or NHA) or a graduate from 2-year accredited program AND obtain certification within one year of hire

Experience:

  • 1 year previous MA experience preferred, but new Medical Assistants will be considered

  • Medical terminology required

Other Skills Required;

  • Working knowledge of office practice and procedures

  • Excellent guest relation and interpersonal skills required

  • Good command of the English language

  • Effective use of telephone skills

We are an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, disability status, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, protected veteran status, national origin, genetic information, etc any other legally protected status.

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Medical Assistant

St Mary's Health System

Posted 4 weeks ago

VIEW JOBS 9/23/2021 12:00:00 AM 2021-12-22T00:00 $5,000 Signing Bonus for Full-Time, New Hires # JOB SUMMARY: The Medical Assistant#functions as a critical member of the medical office team, working towards the goals of the practice and meeting patient needs.# They are responsible for coordinating patient flow, obtaining temperature, pulse blood pressure, weight, and administering care to patients as directed by physicians.# The MA will develop and maintain interpersonal relationships with patients and families, keeping patient information confidential and respects patient#s right to privacy # JOB REQUIREMENTS Education: 2-year Associates degree in credentialed Medical Assistant program preferred Must be certified by a nationally recognized organization, which included competency (AAMA or NHA) or a graduate from 2-year accredited program AND obtain certification within one year of hire Experience: 1 year previous MA experience preferred, but new Medical Assistants will be considered Medical terminology required Other Skills Required; Working knowledge of office practice and procedures Excellent#guest#relation and interpersonal skills required Good command of the English language Effective use of telephone skills # We are an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, disability status, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, protected veteran status, national origin, genetic information, etc any other legally protected status. $5,000 Signing Bonus for Full-Time, New Hires JOB SUMMARY: The Medical Assistant functions as a critical member of the medical office team, working towards the goals of the practice and meeting patient needs. They are responsible for coordinating patient flow, obtaining temperature, pulse blood pressure, weight, and administering care to patients as directed by physicians. The MA will develop and maintain interpersonal relationships with patients and families, keeping patient information confidential and respects patient's right to privacy JOB REQUIREMENTS Education: * 2-year Associates degree in credentialed Medical Assistant program preferred * Must be certified by a nationally recognized organization, which included competency (AAMA or NHA) or a graduate from 2-year accredited program AND obtain certification within one year of hire Experience: * 1 year previous MA experience preferred, but new Medical Assistants will be considered * Medical terminology required Other Skills Required; * Working knowledge of office practice and procedures * Excellent guest relation and interpersonal skills required * Good command of the English language * Effective use of telephone skills We are an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, disability status, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, protected veteran status, national origin, genetic information, etc any other legally protected status. St Mary's Health System Lewiston ME

Medical Assistant

St Mary's Health System