WellStar Health Systems Certified Medical Assistant CMA - Primary Care Woodstock GA in Alpharetta, Georgia

Job Title:

Certified Medical Assistant CMA - Primary Care Woodstock GA

Job ID:

MG-1129250

City:

Alpharetta, GA

Facility:

Medical Group

Employment Type:

Regular

Full/Part Time:

Full-Time

Shift:

Days

Department:

N Fulton PC Wylie Bridge

Description:

Join the team named one of the Top 100 Companies by Working Mother Magazine and a 2016 Fortune 100 " Best Companies to Work For"

WellStar is the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, priding itself in investing back into the communities that we serve. WellStar is more than 20,000 strong to meet the health demands and needs of our communities. With eleven unique hospitals over 1,000 beds, and a strong Physicians Group, WellStar has become a shining example of what’s possible when talented, passionate people dedicate themselves to making a difference in the industry and in the communities we serve.

JOB SUMMARY: The Medical Assistant functions under the direction of the Physician, Clinical Lead, Clinical Nurse Supervisor, Nurse Supervisor and/or Office Manager. Recognizes patient's needs and symptoms in advance. Provides care for the patient under the physician's direction. Includes preparing patient for exams, assisting during treatments, coordinating tests and follow-up care and recording treatment in the medical record. Assists with explaining patient instructions to the patient/family. Demonstrates competency and skills to serve patients of all ages including neonate, infant, child, adolescent, adult and geriatric populations. Performs other duties as necessary.

Required Minimum Education: High School degree required. Graduate from an accredited medical assistant program or graduate from a newly formed medical assistant program in which the program has the intent to seek CAAHEP or ABHES accreditation.

Required Minimum Certification: Must have successfully passed a Medical Assistant credentialing body examination (AAMA, AMT, NHA, or NCCT) with current and maintained Medical Assistant Credential. Must have a current BLS card from the American Heart Association, prior to hire date.

Required Minimum Experience: Work experience in a practice setting preferred. Specific experience in practice specialty may be required.

Required Skills: Must be organized and attentive to detail. Must be able to work quickly and efficiently to assure patient comfort and satisfaction. Able to communicate and understand verbal and written English language, optimize the use of technology to support clinical care and holds basic computer skills. The employee should also be able to adhere to the WellStar Credo and Code of Conduct.

WellStar

Work where you live, love what you do and stay where you can grow. WellStar is the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, priding itself in investing back into the communities that we serve. Our culture of caring is evident by being recognized three years in a row nationally by Fortune ® Magazine as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For, as well as the recommendations and referrals we receive.

Come see why our employees love their career at WellStar and enjoy work-life balance and the opportunity for advancement from within.

Apply today to become the newest shining star in our ever-growing healthcare

Thank you for your interest in WellStar.

We are an equal opportunity employer.