Certified Medical Assistant (Rocky Mount General Surgery)
Company: Carilion Clinic
Location: Rocky Mount
Posted on: November 22, 2021
Realize your most important career aspirations as you support
clinicians and patients with your skills and attention to detail.
At Carilion Clinic, our team provides clinical services, clerical
support, and patient care in a forward-thinking environment. You
will thrive through extensive training, supportive leaders and
potential for advancement. Carilion offers comprehensive benefits,
paid time off, and tuition options. Join a team where your skills
and ideas will make a difference in the health of our patients and
the communities we live in.The Certified Medical Assistant rovides
basic technical clinical services and clerical support in the
delivery of quality patient care as directed by licensed staff,
physician or mid-level practitioner.The CMA job duties include, but
may not be limited to the following:
- Collects patient assessment data to include height, weight,
vital signs, chief complaint/symptoms, current medications, etc.
for assessment by licensed staff.
- Transports patients through office.
- Prepares the patient for provider evaluation, including
obtaining specimens, positioning for exams, listing medications,
and assisting during exams and procedures.
- Maintains work area, exam treatment and x-ray rooms and lab in
a clean, safe manner; restocks with supplies and instruments; and
sterilize reusable equipment as needed.
- Documents patient information in the medical record to include
update treatment procedures, medication refills, test results,
patient concerns, etc.
- Assists with lab procedures, including collecting urine
specimens, collecting and preparing blood samples for reference
lab, labeling all specimens with accurate patient ID as ordered by
- Performs diagnostic tests (EKGs, audiograms, vision testing,
spirometry) as appropriate for assessment by licensed staff.
- Assists with referral authorizations for specialists and
pre-authorization for testing and ancillary services as directed by
licensed staff, provider or mid-level practitioner.
- Performs clerical and office functions as directed
- Administers oral and parenteral medications after submitting
proof of appropriate education, successfully completing orientation
competency validation and under the direct and immediate
supervision of the physician.Minimum QualificationsEducation:
Graduation from a Medical Assistant Program accredited by the
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education (CAAHEP) or
Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES), or
comparable military training and experience preferred.Experience:
One year experience in physician office
preferred.Licensure/Certification: Current Medical Assistant
Certification through a recognized national professional
association such as, the American Association of Medical
Assistants, the American Medical Technologists, The National
Association of Healthcare Professions , the American Registry of
Medical Assistants, or the National Healthcare Association. May be
hired on a provisional status once the applicant receives the
letter confirming they have taken the certification exam and have a
provisional passing score. AHA BLS-HCP Certification
required.Other: Effective communication skills in order to work
with the public. Computer skills to utilize database systems to
perform job duties required. Must be able to problem-solve.
Keyboarding required for automated computer systems, including
electronic medical records.Our ValuesBelow are our core values that
we strive to embody and expect of all our team
members:Collaboration: Working together with purpose to achieve
shared goals.Commitment: Unwavering in our quest for exceptional
quality and service.Compassion: Putting heart into everything we
do.Courage: Doing what's right for our patients without
question.Curiosity: Fostering creativity and innovation in our
pursuit of excellence.Requisition Number: 85033Employment Status:
Full timeLocation: Carilion Clinic General Surgery - FranklinShift:
DayShift Details: 8 AM- 5 PMRecruiter: EMILY F ALLENRecruiter
Phone:Recruiter Email: email@example.comFor more
information, contact the HR Service Center at 1-800-599-2537.This
is Carilion Clinic ...An organization where innovation happens,
collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit,
mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A
courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and
forever curious.Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a
robust system of award winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma
centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences,
multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion
School of Medicine and Research Institute.Carilion is where you can
make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly,
make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people
are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.Equal
Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender
IdentityCarilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.
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