- High school diploma or GED required
The Medical Assistant is responsible for providing basic nursing care to clinic patients following established standards and practices. Responsible for appointment scheduling and chart management. Provides information to patients so they may fully utilize and benefit from the clinic services. THIS POSITION WILL FLOAT TO DIFFERENT AREAS WHEN NEEDED .
+ Medical Assistant certificate preferred (current)
+ Verified ability to take accurate patient vital signs
+ Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to effectively articulate and explain required information to patients
+ Knowledge of CPT and ICD9 codes. Evidence of updated education.
+ Computer literacy / CRT skills, with the ability to perform data entry functions.
+ Knowledge of basic medical terminology
+ Proven self-starter with ability to motivate personnel and promote teamwork.
+ Ability to function independently; a self-motivator
+ Ability access and assimilate a high volume of information rapidly
+ High school diploma or Graduate Equivalent Degree (GED). Medical Assistant certification in accordance with the attached guidelines.
+ At least one - three years of experience in a health care facility or private physician office strongly preferred.
PLEASE NOTE: For all positions NCH Healthcare System requires supporting documentation such as a diploma, degree or transcripts to support educational requirements of the position.
NCH Healthcare - 15 months ago