Trinity Health Certified Medical Assistant - Float in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
*General Responsibilities *
The Certified Medical Assistant provides general support to physicians for patient care and examinations, including exam preparation and lab work. This position is also responsible for supporting the functions of the front desk area.
This position is a float position and will be required to work in different practices across the network as assigned.
Education and Training: Education equivalent to completion of high school.
Certification and Licensure: Certification as a Medical Assistant from one of the following accredited agencies: Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) from American Medical Technologists, certification as a Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) from American Association of Medical Assistants, Medical Assistant from National Center for Competency Testing, or CCMA from National Health career Association.
Skills: CPT and ICD9/10 codes The principles, methods, materials, equipment and technique used to perform laboratory analysis The basic principles, methods and techniques used to administer injections to adults and pediatric patients The safety precautions required in laboratory work including universal precaution
Experience: Prior MA and/or patient care experience is preferred
Job Number: 00174360
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Organization Name: Mercy Health System of Southeastern Pennsylvania
Facility: MSEPA - Nazareth Hospital
Employment Type: Full time