Medical Assistant II - Family Medicine Clinic

$35,726 yearly
  • University of Iowa Health Care
  • University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA, USA
  • Aug 26, 2021
Full Time Assistant/Support

Job Description

The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics department of nursing is seeking a 100% Medical Assistant II to work at the Family Medicine Clinic. 

 

Position Summary: 

  • Under direct supervision of LIP (licensed independent practitioner), RN (registered nurse), NM/ANM (nurse manager/assistant nurse manager) or other licensed designee, functions as a member of the ambulatory patient care team.  Performs technical, patient care and related clerical functions in an ambulatory setting by coordinating all elements of the patient visit.

 

UI Health Care Core Values: 

  • Innovation - We seek creative ways to solve problems. 
  • Collaboration - We believe teamwork is the best way to work. 
  • Accountability - We behave ethically, act openly and with integrity in all that we do, taking responsibility for our actions. 
  • Respect - We honor diversity and recognize the worth and dignity of every person.
  • Excellence - We strive to achieve excellence in all that we do.

 

University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics—recognized as one of the best hospitals in the United States—is Iowa's only comprehensive academic medical center and a regional referral center. Each day more than 12,000 employees, students, and volunteers work together to provide safe, quality health care and excellent service for our patients. Simply stated, our mission is: Changing Medicine. Changing Lives.®

Qualifications

Minimum Eligibility Requirements

  • Certification or registration as a Medical Assistant or completion of a recognized one year Medical Assistant Program, or Completion of a health care profession program with a curriculum incorporating elements of a Medical Assistant program including but not limited to: pathophysiology, medical terminology, basic pharmacology and medication administration including dose calculation and psychology

Special Qualifications

  • Completion of a Medical Assistant program accredited by ABHES or CAAHEP, graduation from a college with institutional accreditation by regional or national accrediting agency approved by the U.S. Department of Education, or LPN licensure is required.
  • Medical Terminology
  • Public Contact/Customer Service

Desirable Qualifications

  • Certified Medical Assistant is preferred.

Schedule

Monday - Friday. 8 hour shifts 0830-1730, 1 hour lunch