Medical Assistant Float Mercy Health Physicians

    Mercy Health
    Youngstown, OH
    Full-time
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    Job Description

    RequisitionR024918MarketYoungstown, OHDepartmentN Lima Ops - Youngstown Physician EnterprisesShiftDays/AfternoonsScheduleFull-time

    Thank you for considering a career at Mercy Health!

    This is what we were meant to do - Together!

    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.

    EDUCATION:

    Required Minimum Education: High School Diploma or GED

    Specialty/Major: Medical Assisting.

    Preferred Education: 2 year Associates Degree

    Specialty/Major: Medical Assisting.

    LICENSURE/CERTIFICATIONS:

    Required: CPR

    Preferred: Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) or Registered Medical Assistant (RMA)

    EXPERIENCE:

    Must have graduated from a Medical Assisting program or have at least 3 years of direct medical assisting experience in a physician practice or ambulatory setting within the last 5 years. Will accept current CMA or RMA licensure in lieu of education.

    Computer skills, Verbal and written communication skills.

    MercyHealth is an equal opportunity employer.

    We'll also reward your hard work with:
    • Great health, 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
    • Tuition reimbursement
    • And a lot more
    Scheduled Weekly Hours:

    40

    Work Shift:

    Days/Afternoons

    Department:

    N Lima Ops

    All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you'd like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for Mercy Health - Youngstown, which is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, please email recruitment@mercy.com. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team atrecruitment@mercy.com.

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    Posting ID: 552790873Posted: 2020-05-21