Medical Assistant - Family Medicine
Posted on: April 15, 2019
We Are Hiring Medical Assistant - Oakland Family Medical Somand -
Full-Time - Ascension Medical Group, Oakland Family Internal
Medicine - Dr Somand - 34011 - Southfield,MIWhy Join Ascension?
Ascension Michigan is a member of Ascension Health, the largest
not-for-profit Catholic Health system in the United States.Our
Mission, Vision and Values: Ascension Michigan, as a Catholic
health ministry, is committed to providing spiritually centered,
holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals
in the communities we serve, with special attention to the poor and
vulnerable. Our Values: We are called to: Service of the Poor,
Reverence, Integrity, Wisdom, Creativity and Dedication Our Vision:
Our passion for healing calls us to cultivate trust, advocate
wellness, and transform healthcare. What You Will Do As a Medical
Assistant with Ascension Medical Group, you will have the
opportunity to assist with the examination and treatment of
patients under the direction of a physician.Responsibilities:
- Assist with treatments ordered by physician as supervised by
physician or registered nurse. Perform select clinical duties.
- Interview patients, measures vital signs, and records
information on patients' charts. Prepare treatment rooms for
examination of patients.
- Perform basic clerical duties including answering the phone,
maintaining records, and filing.
- Perform basic materials management functions to include
ordering and stocking of supplies. Assist with maintaining a clean
and orderly environment.
- Maintain clean, safely equipped and adequately supplied exam
rooms. Inventory clinical supplies and place supply orders to
maintain desired inventory levels.
- Comply with CLIA, OSHA, Joint Commission and other regulatory
agency standards. Participate in in-service programs as needed.
Follow infection controls and safety policies.
- Arrange for all diagnostic tests, makes future appointments for
visits, and makes referrals. Provide referral forms and obtain
authorizations as necessary.
- Administer medications including injectables according to
approved procedures and provider instructions. Document
administration in patient's chart. Collect and package specimens
for lab processing. Perform routine office lab tests, EKGs, xrays
and other procedures as ordered. Instructs patients regarding
preparation for tests and signing consent forms when necessary.What
You Will Need Licenses/Certifications/Registration:
- Required Credential(s):
- Basic Life Support Provider certification from the American
Heart Association (AHA) required. American Red Cross (ARC) CPR for
Professional Rescuers card will be accepted upon hire but renewal
must be a BLS Provider card from AHA.
- Medical Assistant certification or registration required within
90 days of hire/transfer date.Education:
- High school diploma or equivalent required Graduate of a
Medical Assistant certification program and/or graduate of a
certified EMT program preferredWork Experience:
- 6 months of previous medical office experience preferred.Equal
Employment Opportunity Ascension Michigan is an equal opportunity
and affirmative action employer. We provide equal employment
opportunities to all associates and applicants for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual
orientation, national origin, age, disability, height, weight,
genetic information, marital status, amnesty, veteran status or any
other legally protected status in accordance with applicable
federal, state and local laws. The information requested on this
application will not be used for any purpose prohibited by law. If
you require assistance or an accommodation to complete this
application, please let us know. For further information regarding
your EEO rights, click on the following link to the "EEO is the
Law" poster: M/F/Disabled/Vet EEO is the Law Poster Supplement
Reasonable AccommodationAscension Michigan provides reasonable
accommodation so that qualified applicants with a disability may
participate in the selection process. Please advise us of any
accommodations you request in order to express interest in a
position by e-mailing: . Please state your request for assistance
in your message. Only reasonable accommodation requests related to
applying for a specific position within Ascension Michigan will be
reviewed at the e-mail address supplied.Thank you for considering a
career with Ascension Michigan. Please note that Ascension will
make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied
for a position using our official application. Be on alert for
possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not
solicit money or banking information from applicants.E-Verify
Statement Ascension Michigan participates in the Electronic
Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link
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