Medical Assistant- Pediatrics
Summit Medical Group - Berkeley Heights, NJ - Berkeley Heights, NJ

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MA’s are you looking to make a difference? Bring your compassion and dependability to work with the largest physician-owned multi-specialty practice in New Jersey! Due to continuous growth Summit Medical Group is seeking a skilled Medical Assistant to join our dynamic healthcare team. This is a great opportunity to advance your medical career. Recognized as one of the fastest growing companies in New Jersey, we offer patients access to an exceptionally wide range of specialties, state-of-the-art diagnostics and technology, and leading-edge treatments. Our patient choice awards are evidence of our patient-centered approach to care. Let’s work together to offer the best patient care in the state! Join our healthcare team today!

Job Responsibilities

As a Medical Assistant you will be responsible for assisting a physician, PA or NP with clerical duties, patient flow, patient care and procedures.

Additional responsibilities

Recording patients' medical history, vital statistics, or information such as test results in medical records
Preparing treatment rooms for patient examinations, keeping the rooms neat and clean
Interviewing patients to obtain medical information and measure their vital signs, weight, and height
Authorizing drug refills and providing prescription information to pharmacies
Cleaning and sterilizing instruments and disposing of contaminated supplies
Showing patients to examination rooms and preparing them for the physician
Helping physicians examine and treat patients, handing them instruments or materials or performing such tasks as giving injections or removing sutures


Medical assistant diploma/certificate and at least 1 year of related experience
Certified Medical Assistant preferred
Associate’s degree and 2-4 years of related experience, preferred
Medical Assistant Certification, preferred
Basic Life Support or ability to obtain within 30 days of hire
Basic computer skills
Ability to commute to satellite offices as needed