Northside Hospital Medical Assistant in Atlanta, Georgia
Facility:Atlanta Colon and Rectal Surgery
Job Category:Practice - Clinical
Employment Type:Full - Time
Department:1235C ACR SURGERY-E COBB
Education Required:Specialized training/certification
Experience Required:1 - 3 Years
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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.
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 practice specializes in the medical and surgical treatment of all conditions and diseases of the colon and rectum. Our physicians are dedicated to the diagnosis, treatment and cancer prevention of colorectal concerns. We seek to provide compassionate care one patient at a time.
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.
Required: 1. 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. 2. Expertise in ambulatory/physician office practice flow and activities; specialty specific disease processes and conditions; in-office procedures, and patient education. 3. Current BLS card (CPR). 4. Color vision acuity is required to safely perform the duties of this position if such duties are related to lab duties. 5. All applicants must submit to and pass a Color-Acuity screening Test if such duties of this position are related to lab duties. Preferred: 1. Certified as Medical Assistant. 2. Two years patient care experience in an ambulatory or acute care setting
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.