Certified Medical Assistant Park Ridge in Hendersonville, NC at Park Ridge Health

Date Posted: 8/31/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    8/31/2018
  • Job ID:
    18010992
  • Job Function
    Patient Care
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • AHS Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    Park Ridge Health

Job Description


Description
Park Ridge Health

Employees are hired to help Park Ridge Health extend the healing ministry of Christ. They are expected to exhibit a continuous behavior of professionalism, which includes but is not limited to, treating customers and co-workers with respect and dignity, aligning behavior with customer service principles, maintaining customer and patient confidentiality, abiding by employee guidelines for professional behavior, appearance, and communication, exhibiting teamwork behaviors, being effective in conflict resolution, helping others to understand issues and accept changes, demonstrating high standards of work performance and flexibility, maintaining positive interdepartmental relationships, keeping a positive attitude, and adhering to the policies and procedures of the organization. 

GENERAL SUMMARY:
Provide patient care in the office setting, meeting the psychosocial, physical and general aspects of care.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Provide patient care in the office setting.
  • Provide care that meets the psychosocial, physical and general aspects of care.
  • Provide care that reflects initiative and responsibility indicative of professional expectations, under the supervision of a Registered Nurse and/or Physician.
  • Maintain regulatory requirements, nursing and office policies, procedures and standards.
  • Ability to assist nursing and medical staff with routine examinations and patient treatments.  This includes neonate, pediatric, adolescent and geriatric patients and the general patient population.
  • Perform all aspects of patient care in an environment that optimizes patient safety and reduces the likelihood of medical/health care errors.
  • Ability to position and prep patients for office procedures.
  • Communicate appropriately and clearly to co-workers, physicians and office manager.
  • Maintain infection control standards for exam/procedure rooms; cleans, disinfects, changes linen, etc.
  •  Maintain office instruments; knowledgeable of sterilization techniques and biological indicators for sterilization.
Qualifications
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Must be certified through the following associations, National Healthcare Association (NHA), American Medical Technologists (AMT), American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA), National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) or National Associate of Health Professionals (NAHP).
  • Current American Heart Association BLS certification required within 90 days of hire


This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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