Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Work Type: Full Time
Hours: Mon - Fri 6:30a-5p (8 hour shifts); occ. Sat. 8a-12p
*$3,000 SIGN-ON BONUS AND INCREASED RATES! - eligible to those that qualify*
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Penn State Health Medical Group Nyes Rd – Suite F is seeking a full-time Medical Assistant (MA) to join the team! Comprised of Family Medicine which includes a Sports Medicine Physician as well as a Pediatrician, the Nyes Rd – Suite F office sees on average 90 patients per day and operates on a weekday schedule from 6:30a to 5p (8-hour shifts). Occasional Saturday clinics will also take place throughout the year.
The hired MA will be expected to place patients in appointment room, take vitals, reconcile medications, and complete intake questionnaires. The MA will also conduct Point-of-Care testing, administer vaccines and perform EKGs, practice phlebotomy, and assist with in-house procedures as needed. Clerical duties include completing prior authorizations, form completion, and overseeing patient e-message pool. Never a dull day as an MA with Suite F!
The desired Medical Assistant will have experience working in a fast-paced office and have the ability to multitask. Being a flexible team player is also a plus! This office enjoys hosting several luncheons to celebrate staff for team building and has weekly food-trucks, so food enthusiasts will flourish with this office!
High School diploma or equivalent required
Must meet current eligibility to sit for the exam with attainment of certification or registration through one of the Penn State Health approved agencies for Medical Assistants within 90-days of employment date; OR
Current active status as a Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) or Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) through one of the Penn State Health approved agencies for Medical Assistant certification required
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required or must obtain BLS Certification within 6 months of employment date
Graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant Program
Previous outpatient experience preferred
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:
Excellent communication skills
Compassionate direct patient contact/engagement/outreach
Reliable transportation to travel among designated clinic locations
Flexibility to collaboratively work with various departments and perform varied tasks
This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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Union: Non Bargained