Certified Medical Asst


  • Location: Richmond, VA
  • Posted: Jun 17, 2019

Job Description


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.

Responsibilities

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.

Qualifications

Required

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

Preferred

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)

EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disability status.

Employment Type


  • Full time

Schedule Information


Schedule: 1: Days

VCU Health System

701 E. Franklin St
9th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219

Phone: (804) 628-0011

Web: http://vcuhealth.org

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