Thomas Jefferson Univ Medical Assistant JNE in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Assists the Office Supervisor/Manager or Practice Coordinator/Manager by helping to coordinate daily clinical area operations by insuring efficient service and patient/client satisfaction..and.nbsp; Works under close supervision to assist practitioner with patient care..and.nbsp; Also supports front end operations courteously and professionally to process patients into the office for their medical visits..and.nbsp; Answer telephones, schedule appointments, and perform general business functions as assigned.Education: High School diploma or equivalent with specialized or technical training preferred. This position requires graduation from an accredited Medical Assistant course or a minimum of five (5) years experience working as a medical assistant in a physician office.Experience: Minimum of six months of experience in medical setting preferred. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Good organizational skills. Ability to work under pressure and be able to adapt to medical situationsLicensure/Certification/Registration Requirements: Graduation from an accredited Medical Assistance Course preferred. Must maintain current CPR certification, which is renewed annually.Jefferson Health delivers state of the art healthcare services to patients throughout the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) provides more than 8,400 students from nearly 40 states and 40 countries with 21st century professional education. Combined, we have 30,000 employees.Jefferson Health, with 14 hospitals (seven are Magnet designated by the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 40+ outpatient and urgent care locations, offers a broad range of primary and complex, highly specialized care that touches the lives of more than four million patients annually. U.S. News .and.amp; World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospital among the nation.and.#39;s best in 10 specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 70 such centers in the nation.Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) has ten colleges and three schools that offer more than 160 undergraduate and graduate programs. Our University is dedicated to inter-professional and transdisciplinary approaches to learning that offer a vibrant and expandable platform for professional education. Through this unique model, we are preparing our students for current and yet to be imagined careers.As an employer, the Jefferson Enterprise maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans..and.nbsp;Employer.and.#39;s Job# 9233802Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.