Kettering Health is a not-for-profit system of 13 medical centers and more than 120 outpatient facilities serving southwest Ohio. We are committed to transforming the health care experience with high-quality care for every stage of life. Our service-oriented mission is in action every day, whether it's by providing care in our facilities, training the next generation of health care professionals, or serving others through international outreach.
Kettering Physician Network
Our elite medical group employs more than 700 providers, including physicians and advanced practice providers, throughout the Greater Dayton and Cincinnati areas.
Our patients have access to a multidisciplinary professional team to meet all their healthcare needs. From primary care to brain and spine surgery, we provide an extensive range of specialties and expertise, in over 200 locations and ten counties.
Working collaboratively across specialties, we offer patients a team-based model of care in which the patient is the most important member of the healthcare team.
Responsibilities & Requirements
**Possible Incentives for external Medical Assistant
Up to $3,000 Sign-on Bonus based on experience and a two-year work commitment
Relocation Bonus available (amount may vary dependent on the distance of the move)
Returning employees must not have been employed by Kettering Health for the last 6 months prior to rehire
Under the supervision of the provider and/or practice leader, assists and delivers patient care duties, and provides administrative support throughout the practice.This position assists the provider in examination and treatment of patients, performing miscellaneous delegated duties under the direction of the provider.This position also interviews patients, measures vital signs, and records information in patients' charts. Prepares treatment rooms for examination of patients.The position will be cross-trained to perform duties to enhance the efficiency and continuity of delivery of patient care.
High School Diploma or equivalent.
Successful attainment and retention of CCMA, CMA (AAMA) or NCMA certification or RMA plus documented completion of a Medical Assisting program through an accredited institution of higher learning.
Basic Life Support certification required.
Ability to communicate and relate well with office staff, ancillary departments and public, follow direction, accept orders, and perform repetitive tasks, be patient, courteous, and tactful.
Able to work under time constraints, multi-task, and work autonomously with little direction.
Must be able to maintain confidentiality and follow directions.
Graduate of an accredited medical assisting program preferred.
1-year clinical experience in a medical/physician office setting preferred.
Practical knowledge in the following areas is preferred: examination process, diagnostic and treatment room procedures, medical equipment and instruments, safety hazards and precautions, confidentiality/discretion.
Experience with use of electronic medical records preferred.