Credentialed Medical Assistant, Multispecialty Pediatric Clinic

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Wake Forest Baptist Health
Published
November 27, 2020
Location
Wake Forest, North Carolina
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Job Description
Job Title:
Credentialed Medical Assistant, Multispecialty Pediatric Clinic
Job ID:
40930
Location:
 
Full/Part Time:
Full-Time
Regular/Temporary:
Regular
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Major Duties

 

Credentialed Medical Assistant, Multispecialty Pediatric Clinic

JOB SUMMARY: 

Full time, days for CMA at a busy Pediatric Clinic-Central at WFBMC in Winston-Salem.  Work environment is team oriented care focused on the patient and family.

Under direct supervision of the Medical Physician, assists in the appropriate elements of administrative and clinical responsibilities within the scope of the Certified Medical Assistant's training.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: 

Completion of an accredited Medical Assistant programand current certification as a  medical assistant as noted below.   Previous clinic experience preferred.

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, and/or REGISTRATION: 

Current certification as a medical assistant from one of the following is required:  American Association of Medical Assistant's (AAMA), National Health Career Association (CCMA), or National Center for Competency Testing (NCMA).  Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) is also required. Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS) may be required within one year in select areas.

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Generic Job Description

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
1.  Complies with the Medical Center mission, vision, and values as well as the philosophy of the Department of Nursing and Service line standards in caring for patients.
2.  Performs various clerical duties such as answering the phone, data entry, transcription, charge entry, and processing insurance forms. Maintains office supplies, facilities, and equipment.
3.  Schedules new, return, and procedure appointments applicable to the specific clinic setting. May also include scheduling hospital admissions and/or surgery cases.
4.  Assists medical staff with preparation, examination, and procedure to include performing patient history interview/screening to obtain personal data and chief complaint, documentation for records, and vital signs. Performs telephone and in-person screenings.
5.  Sets up, cleans, restocks, and prepares examination rooms. Prepares equipment, autoclave, sterilizer, and maintain treatment areas.
6.  Collects and processes specimens for diagnostic testing according to policy.
7.  Performs screening tests such as EKGs, hearing tests, vision tests and pulmonary testing (peak flow and pulse oximetry).
8.  Prepares and administers oral and parenteral medications and vaccines as directed by the physician. May call or e-prescribe prescriptions as directed. Maintains medication and immunization records.
9.  Complies with Medical Center Infection Prevention policies to manage infectious materials using aseptic techniques, sanitization, chemical disinfection, surgical asepsis, and correct handling of biohazardous materials.
10. Documents all patient care delivered in the medical record according to medical center policy.
11. Performs and maintains competency for point of care testing as assigned, ensuring compliance with WFBH Point of Care policies and with applicable state and federal regulations.
12. Performs other related duties incidental to work described herein.

How to Apply

To apply for this position, please click on the "Apply Now" button on this page.  You must complete the application process and then submit your application by clicking on the "Submit" button located at the bottom of the page titled "Submit Online Application". You will receive the following message once you hit the submit button: "You have successfully submitted your job application".

Computers are available for applying within the lobby of the Human Resources Department located at 1920 West First Street, (on the corner of Miller and First Street) Winston-Salem, North Carolina  27104. You may also call our office for assistance at (336) 716-6464.  Office hours are Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm.

If you are an individual with a disability and need reasonable accommodation to participate in the application process, please contact our Supervisor of Office Services by phone (336) 716-3367 or email at accommodationrequest@wakehealth.edu.

Equal Employment Opportunity

It is the policy of  Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center to administer all educational and employment activities without discrimination because of race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or veteran status (except where sex is a bona fide occupational qualification or a statutory requirement) in accordance with all local, state, national laws, executive orders, regulations, and guidelines.

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