Medical Assistant - Regional Support Team - Lancaster, PA area (40 hours/week, 1st shift w/ occasion
At Lancaster General Health, our culture is what sets us apart and creates a lasting impression of our health system in the community and in the hearts of our patients and their families. A role with us is more than just a job, we ask that you Live Your Legacy at LGH by finding your passion in your everyday role, committing to those you serve, and reaching for your personal best.
We are recognized as 1 of only 9 hospitals in the entire country with awards in Medicare.Gov, LEAPFROG and Healthgrades Americas 50 Best Hospitals. We have attained five year Magnet ® recognition status for the fifth time with the American Nurses’ Credentialing Center (ANCC) and we are the 2018 recipient of the Foster G. McGaw Prize in recognition of the commitment to community service.
PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH offers a comprehensive benefits package:
We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program so that our employees can stay actively engaged and committed to living their legacy every day. Together, we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.
Join us and be part of a team that empowers you to do more than your job and encourages you to:
Live Your Passion. Live Your Best. Live Your Commitment. Live Your Legacy.
LGHealth/Penn Medicine has an immediate opportunity for an experienced Certified Medical Assistant to join an elite medical team, providing ongoing staffing and training support to surrounding Family Practice locations across the health system in the Lancaster, PA area. If you are not already you will need to apply and be accepted for CMA Clinical Ladder Level 3 or 4 within 6 months.
40 hours per week: The position offers full time hours, primarily week days during Family Medicine operating hours (7am-6 pm), with occasional Saturday rotations required (8am-12 noon). This position does require adequate transportation, travel is expected to any surrounding Family Medicine practice.
Mileage reimbursement is offered.
Job Profile Summary
Certified Medical Assistants (CMAs) at Lancaster General Health are provided 100% tuition reimbursement through PA College of Health Sciences should they decide to pursue further education in the medical field. They are an integral part of the healthcare team in our outpatient practice settings, providing a coordinated and holistic approach to care through our patient centered model. The role enables the CMA the opportunity to use their clinical and administrative skills, while positively impacting the patient experience and quality outcomes. Through a supportive and collaborative environment, CMAs are encouraged to advance their skills, expand their clinical knowledge and pursue further education & professional growth. Additionally, they serve physicians, patients and their families by rooming patients, taking vital signs, reviewing medications, conducting telemedicine appointments, providing lifestyle education, coordinating schedules for admissions or services and completing insurance forms. Our CMAs have opportunities to participate in weekly huddles and are empowered to share new and innovative ideas, influencing clinical practice within their own department as well as the overarching health system.
- A Certificate/Diploma from a Medical Assistant training program or Medical Assistant Certification from an accredited institution (AAMA, AMT, NHA, NCCT or NAHTR). If not certified upon hire, certification required within six (6) months of hire.
- High school diploma or general equivalent (GED) is required.
- CPR Certification required.
- For Regional Positions only – Valid driver’s license is required.
Benefits of Joining Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health:
PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH combines a Nationally Ranked Hospital with great schools, safe neighborhoods, affordable housing, local community events and festivals as well as a wealth of cultural and recreational activities. The scenic Susquehanna River Valley provides opportunities for fishing, skiing, kayaking, hiking and mountain biking in addition to easy access to NJ shoreline or Delaware beaches. Urban life is easily accessible, with New York, Baltimore, Philadelphia and Washington D.C. a train ride away. Local universities, Fulton Theatre, the downtown shopping and dining district and local sports teams make Lancaster a great place to Live, Work and Play.
PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to hiring a diverse workforce. All openings will be filled based on qualifications without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, marital status, veteran status, disability, age, religion or any other classification protected by law.
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Posted on 08/27/2021