Trinity Health Certified Medical Assistant, AGCS in Athens, Georgia

This position is located at Athens General and Colorectal Surgeons in Athens, Georgia. Under the general supervision of the Office Manager, Director, and Medical Director, the Medical Assistant is responsible for assisting in the delivery of patient care in an efficient and cost-effective manner. The Medical Assistant assumes responsibility for obtaining vitals for patients prior to patients being seen by provider adhering to quality standards. The Medical Assistant will be able to remove sutures and perform dressing changes as needed. The Medical Assistant must be able to assist in minor surgeries performed in the office setting. The Medical Assistant documents appropriately in medical records and other clinic documentation

Medical Assistant certification required. AAMA, NCCT, NHA or NCCA currently accepted, others must be reviewed and approved by medical group director. BLS certification required within 3 months of employment. High School Graduate or GED equivalent. Successful completion of Medical Assisting certificate/diploma program or equivalent experience that qualified for certification exam. Physician Office experience required but Internship from Certified program may be accepted in lieu of depending on setting.


Job Number: 00111457

Location: Athens, GA

Organization Name: St. Mary's Healthcare Systems

Facility: SMAGA - St. Mary's Health Care System

Employment Type: Full time

Shift: Day Shift

Hours: 40