Certified Medical Asst
- Location: Richmond, VA
- Posted: Jun 17, 2019
VCU Health System's Infectious Disease Dept. is seeking a full-time Certified Medical Assistant that will provide direct, age-specific care to patients based on medical orders and the plan of care under the direction of the physician.
Functions under direction of a licensed independent practitioner, manager and/or RN in providing patient care, emotional support, and problem solving; all in accordance with hospital, nursing and unit policy/procedure.
Requires prior approval or guidance from supervisor: time/schedule changes; legal issues; directed care which deviates from standard; and identify educational resources to meet developmental needs.
Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) or Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA)
* Please provide your certification number in the application
One (1) year of medical assistant work experience within the last three (3) years if individual is not a graduate of an accredited medical assistant program
No work experience if individual is a graduate of an accredited medical assistant program
High School Diploma or equivalent
Previous experience using a personal computer and various software applications, including Microsoft, e-mail, etc.
Strong organizational, problem-solving, communication and interpersonal skills
Two (2) to three (3) years of previous experience as a Certified Medical Assistant or Certified Clinical Medical Assistant
Previous experience in an academic health care environment
Certified Medical Assistant (CMA), or Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) from an accredited program by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHE), or
Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) or Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES)
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disability status.
- Full time
Schedule: 1: Days