Medical Assistant - Certified, Bridgewater College Student Health
Company: Carilion Clinic
Location: Weyers Cave
Posted on: January 27, 2023
Shenandoah Region ,VA, US, Shenandoah
How You'll Help Transform Healthcare:
Here's your opportunity to work in a challenging and impactful
environment defined by compassion, innovation, and a deep
commitment to your personal well-being and professional
development. As a vital member of our team, you'll provide
technical clinical services and clerical support for the delivery
of quality patient care as directed by licensed staff, a physician
or a mid-level practitioner.
Successful candidate will work 9 months on Bridgewater College
Campus and 3 months in Shenandoah Valley Carilion Clinic family
practices. Max regional travel distance from Bridgewater VA=
Waynesboro VA (30 miles).
- Collects patient assessment data to include height, weight,
vital signs, chief complaint/symptoms, and current medications for
assessment by licensed staff.
- Prepares the patient for provider evaluation by obtaining
specimens, positioning for exams, listing medications, and
assisting during exams and procedures.
- Maintain work area, exam treatment and x-ray rooms, and lab in
a clean, safe manner; restock with supplies and instruments; and
sterilize reusable equipment as needed.
- Assists with lab procedures by collecting urine specimens,
collecting and preparing blood samples for reference lab; labeling
all specimens with accurate patient ID as ordered by the
- Documents patient information in the medical record to include
update treatment procedures, medication refills, test results, and
patient concerns, etc.
What We Require:
Education: 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
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.
Requisition Number: 138582
Employment Status: Full time
Location: Shenandoah Region
Shift Details: Monday through Friday; 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
For more information, contact the HR Service Center at
Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with
Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.
Please see job description
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