Certified Medical Assistant, Peterson

Ascension


Date: Sep 23, 2022
City: Chicago, IL
Contract type: Full time
Ascension
Job Description:

We Are Hiring

This role is eligible for sign-on bonus provided you successfully complete all pre-employment requirements subject to the terms and conditions of the offer. Internal candidates and former associates of six months or less are not eligible.

Title: Certified Medical Assistant

Department: Ascension Medical Group-Family Practice/Internal Medicine (Peterson Group)

Locations: 3048 west Peterson, Chicago, IL 60659 & 2845 north Sheridan Road, suite 801, Chicago, IL 60657

Schedule: Full Time, Day Shift

Monday-7:45am-5:00pm-Peterson Location
Tuesday-7:45am-5:00pm-Sheridan Location
Wednesday-8:15am-6:00pm-Peterson Location
Thursday- 7:00am-5:00pm- Sheridan Location
Friday-7:45am-5:00pm-Peterson Location
1 to 2 Saturdays a month- 8:30am-1:00pm-Peterson Location

What You Will Do

Assist with the examination and treatment of patients under the direction of a provider (Physician or Advanced Practice Provider).
  • Assist with treatments ordered by provider as supervised by provider or registered nurse.
  • Perform select clinical duties.
  • Interview patients, measure vital signs, and record information on patients\' charts.
  • Prepare treatment rooms for examination of patients.
  • Perform basic clerical duties including answering the phone, maintaining records, and filing.
  • Perform basic materials management functions to include ordering and stocking of supplies.
  • Assist with maintaining a clean and orderly environment.
  • May document the provider\'s encounter with patients.
  • List all proper diagnoses and symptoms, as well as follow-up instructions and prescriptions, as indicated by the provider.
  • Transcribe patient orders including, but not limited to, laboratory tests, radiology tests and medications.
What You Will Need

Licensure / Certification / Registration:
  • BLS Provider obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date OR job transfer date required. American Heart Association OR American Red Cross accepted.
  • Medical Assistant credentialed from the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) obtained prior to hire date OR job transfer date required. American Medical Technologists (AMT), National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT), National Healthcare Association (NHA) OR American Registry of Medical Assistants (ARMA) also accepted.
Education:
  • High School diploma equivalency OR 1 year of applicable cumulative job specific experience required.
  • Note: Required professional licensure/certification can be used in lieu of education OR experience, if applicable.
Additional Preferences

No additional preferences.
Why Join Our Team

Ascension Illinois, one of the largest health systems in Illinois, with 15 hospitals and over 150 sites of care, serves over 6.6 million residents in the greater Chicagoland area. A career at Ascension means you join a team of over 150,000 individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all.

Our inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. If you are looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in your community, we invite you to join our team today.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Ascension will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

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