Medical Assistant-Family Medicine

Hackensack University Medical Center Edison , NJ 08817

Posted 2 months ago

Overview

How have you impacted someone's life today? At Hackensack Meridian Health our healthcare teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day. From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career all within New Jersey's premier healthcare system.

Responsibilities

A day in the life of a Medical Assistant at Hackensack Meridian Health includes:

  • Measuring and recording vital signs

  • Record patient interview

  • Provide patient education

  • Assisting the physician with exams

  • Change dressings, apply bandages, remove sutures

  • Maintain supplies, equipment, and stocking

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required

  • AHA Basic Health Care Life Support HCP Certification - BLS

  • Graduate of an accredited MA Program (Medical Assistant Certification) preferred

  • Will consider Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), EMT or other related healthcare programs.

  • Minimum of one year in a medical office setting preferred

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