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Medical Assistant-Willow Street Family Medicine (40 hours/week, 1st shift w/ 1 evening per week)


Company

Lancaster General Medical Grp

Cost Center

61255 Willow Street Family Medicine

Supervisory Organization

Willow Street Family Medicine- Administration

Grade

G07

Summary

40 hours/week.Monday through Friday hours between 7:30 am and 5:00 pm, one evening per week working til 8:00 pm no weekends or holidays.


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SUMMARY:  Lancaster General Health/Penn Medicine is currently seeking a Certified Medical Assistant.  The CMA  provides clinical support services to patients at a provider’s office under the supervision and direction of a provider and/or licensed nurse. 

PRIMARY FUNCTIONS:

  • Prepares patient for visit by using appropriate rooming standards tool.
  • Administers injections, as prescribed by provider and in accordance with practice protocol. Provides gross observations to the provider or licensed nurse for interpretation as necessary.
  • Prepares and administers medications as prescribed by the provider and in accordance with federal and state regulations.
  • Prepares and assists providers with various procedures, minor surgeries and other exams as designated by the provider. 
  • Performs Point of Care Testing, including but not limited to hearing, flu, urine and strep tests.
  • Removes sutures and changes dressings on wounds as necessary.
  • Provides clinical advice by phone/electronic correspondence in accordance with established triage protocols and relays information to the patient.  Consults a provider or licensed nurse with questions or information that fall outside of the established protocols.
  • Authorizes prescription refills as directed by the provider.
  • Assists in test tracking and monitoring overdue results.
  • Assures exam rooms are adequately supplied and cleaned after each patient visit. Maintains and cleans medical instruments and equipment after each procedure.
  • Assists in the coordination of referrals, education and community resources.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • High school diploma or general equivalent (GED) is required.
  • Completion of 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.
  • CPR Certification required.
  • A health care provider in good standing with Medicare, Medicaid, and other federal and state health insurance programs, i.e. not excluded from
  • participation in Medicare, Medicaid or any other federal or state health insurance program.
  • One (1) to two (2) years of Medical Assistant experience in a primary or specialty care physician’s office preferred.

This position requires PA Child Abuse and FBI Fingerprinting Clearances.

This position requires a Professional Certification.
 

WILLOWSTFM Full Time Posted on 07/08/2019