- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
Thank you for considering a career at Mercy Health
Medical Assistant-PP/Occ Health
Works within the scope of the Medical Assistant practice, and in alignment with standards of excellence and quality, provides patient care under the direction of the provider.
Under the direction of the provider, contributes to the completion of a comprehensive assessment and documentation of patient/family needs. Identifies significant changes in patient condition through data collection and reports them to the provider. Understands and adheres to the legal responsibilities and requirements within the medical assistant role.
Under the direction of the provider, participates in planning and implementing care for patients within the scope of Medical Assisting practice. Understands how to troubleshoot issues and escalate problems to provider, direct supervisor, or appropriate internal resource. Demonstrates standards of excellence in care in all interactions, for both internal and external customers.
Maintains necessary certifications as needed including annual required competency skills, utilizing these as resources for patient/family teaching and education under the direction of the provider.
Maintains a safe and supportive environment, by keeping the work area, exam rooms, and equipment in clean, orderly, and safe manner, ensuring availability and proper functioning of supplies and equipment.
Maintains skills for cross training to meet patient care and day to day operational needs. This may include travel to other facilities for Mercy Health providers, or adjusting hours to meet patient care needs as directed by the manager.
Required Minimum High School Diploma or GED
Required additional qualifications: Diploma or certificate from a medical assistant program, or RMA or CMA certification, or three of last five years working as a medical assistant.
Mercy offers a substantial sign on bonus!
Work with provider to room patients, answer patient questions, call patients with results, refill medications, and do prior authorizations. Positon could be 5-8 hour days or 4-10 hour days.
MercyHealth is an equal opportunity employer.
We’ll also reward your hard work with:
- Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
- Prescription drug coverage
- Flexible spending accounts
- Life insurance w/AD&D
- An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify.
- Paid time off
- Educational Assistance
- And much more S cheduled Weekly Hours:
40 Work Shift:
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