Northside Hospital Medical Assistant, Physician Practice, Atlanta/ Sandy Springs area in Atlanta, Georgia

Medical Assistant, Physician Practice, Atlanta/ Sandy Springs area

Facility:Northside Hospital AtlantaDepartment:1211A PERI N FAM MED-ATL

Job ID #:77175Education Required:Specialized training/certification

Job Category:Practice - ClinicalExperience Required:1 - 3 Years

Employment Type:Full - Time

Shift:Day

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Because of employees like you, we remain one of Georgia's Most Preferred Hospitals in Overall Healthcare Services for more than 16 consecutive years. Your continued employment allows Northside Hospital to remain the fastest-growing healthcare organization in the Southeast. We support your continued growth and development by providing you the following opportunity.

Facility Overview: Northside Hospital's Physician Office practices are dedicated to providing high-quality, compassionate healthcare. For the convenience of our communities, we offer an extensive network of Physician Office practices and locations throughout the state of Georgia. We handle a wide variety of health concerns, ranging from primary to specialty care.

Service Area Overview: Our primary care clinicians provide a wide range of services, including physicals, diabetes management, vision and hearing screenings, and minor in-office surgery. Our goal is to provide excellent care, one patient at a time.

Position Description: Provides 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 Requirements: REQUIREDGraduate 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).Color vision acuity is required to safely perform the duties of this position if such duties are related to lab duties.All applicants must submit to and pass a Color-Acuity screening Test if such duties of thisPREFERREDCertified as Medical Assistant.Two years patient care experience in an ambulatory or acute care setting

Licensure/Certification Requirements: No

Work Hours: Varies

Weekend Requirements: No

On-Call Requirements: No

Why continue to grow with Northside? Northside supports 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!

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..