Georgia Employer MEDICAL ASSISTANT (MA) in Atlanta, Georgia

JOB ID-74035Position DescriptionProvides nursing assistance and patient care to provide for the comfort, safety and personal needs of patients. Assists physicians/physician assistants/nurse practitioners in medical office setting. Performs a variety of patient care duties within the construct of a multidisciplinary patient care team as delegated by physician. Specific duties and responsibilities assigned to the individual will be determined by the supervising physician(s), clinical staff and Practice Coordinator after competency is established.Position RequirementsKNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES/LICENSE OR CERTIFICATION REQUIRED Graduate of Medical Assistant program or Graduate of a U.S. Military Medic course. In lieu of medical assistant program education or Military Medic course, equivalent clinical experience to completion of Medical Assistant program required. Expertise in ambulatory/physician office practice flow and activities; specialty specific disease processes and conditions; in-office procedures, and patient education. Current BLS card (CPR).PREFERRED Certified as Medical Assistant. Two years patient care experience in an ambulatory or acute care settingLicense/Certification Requirements: YesWork Hours: 8am-4:30pmWeekend Requirements: NoOn-Call Requirements: NoWhy choose Atlanta Colon and Rectal Surgery? As part of the Northside Hospital Healthcare System, we support our employees' professional and personal growth. We foster an environment that promotes work/life balance. We embrace diversity. We care about you. If you are ready to advance your career, apply online today to join Northside's team!Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its employment practices on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status or military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Georgia law.For more details go to URL.