Basic Function: Assists physicians, nurse practitioners, and nurses in the examination and treatment of patients in the Cardiology Practice Site. Assists the Senior Staff Nurse and/or Manager/Administrator and functions in an administrative role when needed. Performs higher level clinical procedures under supervision.
Basic Requirements: High School Diploma or GED with completion of a Medical Assistant program.
Other Requirements: Must be a Certified Medical Assistant (AAMA) or be eligible for certification.
Will accept an Associates or Bachelors Degree in a related field in lieu of Medical Assistant program and AAMA certification.
Must possess basic medical skills, i.e. ability to correctly obtain vital signs, perform EKGs, perform venipuncture, know common medical terminology and possess basic patient assessment skills.
One year of medical office experience preferred. Previous cardiology experience a plus.
MCG Health System - 13 months ago