Medical Assistant, Certified

    Marshfield Clinic
    Wausau, WI
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    Job Title:Medical Assistant, Certified

    Cost Center:522020 WC-WES-Internal Medicine

    Scheduled Weekly Hours:40

    Employee Type:Regular

    Work Shift:Mon-Fri; 8:00 am - 5:00 pm (United States of America)

    Job Description:


    The Certified Medical Assistant functions as an important member of the healthcare teams by providing basic clinical, clerical, and technical support to assist providers in planning for patients' care, comfort, and safety. The individual performs in a manner consistent with Marshfield Clinic Health System's (MCHS) mission, policies, and initiatives while maintaining patient confidentiality at all times.



    For positions requiring education beyond a high school diploma or equivalent, educational qualifications must be from an institution whose accreditation is recognized by the Council for Higher Education and Accreditation.

    Minimum Required: Graduate of a Medical Assistant program with AAMA or RMA, certified required. Documented successful completion of the following courses (of their recognized course equivalent):
    • Medical Terminology
    • Anatomy & Physiology or Body Structure & Function or Human Body in Health & Disease
    • Pharmacology
    Preferred/Optional: Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) license awarded by the State of Wisconsin.


    Minimum Required: None

    Preferred/Optional: Experience in healthcare.


    The following licensure(s), certification(s), registration(s), etc., are required for this position. Licenses with restrictions are subject to review to determine if restrictions are substantially related to the position.

    Minimum Required: Basic Life Support (BLS) certification awarded by the American Heart Association (AHA) within three months of hire and one of the following:
    • Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) certification awarded by the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA)
    • Registered Medical Assistant registration from the American Medical Technologist (AMT)
    Preferred/Optional: Basic Life Support (BLS) certification awarded by the American Heart Association (AHA) at time of hire. Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) license awarded by the State of Wisconsin.

    Marshfield Clinic Health System is committed to enriching the lives of others through accessible, affordable and compassionate healthcare. Successful applicants will listen, serve and put the needs of patients and customers first.

    Exclusion From Federal Programs: Employee may not at any time have been or be excluded from participation in any federally funded program, including Medicare and Medicaid. This is a condition of employment. Employee must immediately notify his/her manager or the Health System's Compliance Officer if he/she is threatened with exclusion or becomes excluded from any federally funded program.

    Marshfield Clinic Health System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

    Posting ID: 552627659Posted: 2020-05-27