Ascension Health Medical Assistant Certified - Bay City Family Physicians in Bay City, Michigan

Job ID: 274710

Medical Assistant Certified - Bay City Family Physicians

Bay City, Michigan

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: Medical Assistant-Certified

City, State: Bay City,MI

Location: St Mary's of Michigan-Bay City

Department: Bay City Family Physicians

Additional Job Details: FT Days 66 Hours Bi-Weekly

About Us

Based in Saginaw, St. Mary’s of Michigan is a regional health system offering high quality care in cardiovascular, neurosciences, orthopedics, emergency and trauma, cancer, bariatrics, imaging diagnostics, and primary care. A part of Ascension since 1999, we offer 268 beds and over 20 specialty centers to provide access and care for people from over 70 counties.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Medical Assistant Certified assists with the examination and treatment of patients under the direction of a physician.

Responsibilities:

  • Assists with treatments ordered by physician as supervised by physician or registered nurse. Performs select clinical duties.

  • Interviews patients, measures vital signs, and records information on patients' charts. Prepares treatment rooms for examination of patients.

  • Performs basic clerical duties including answering the phone, maintaining records, and filing.

  • Performs basic materials management functions to include ordering and stocking of supplies. Assists with maintaining a clean and orderly environment.

  • All other duties as assigned.

  • Customer Service: Consistently exhibit value based behavior. Protect the dignity, privacy and confidence of patients, co-workers and guests.

  • High Reliability: Adopt behaviors and techniques to prevent, detect and correct errors to eliminate harm to patients.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • Certified BLS Provider obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Certified Medical Assistant obtained within 6 Months (180 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • HS or Equivalent

  • High School diploma or equivalent required Graduate of Medical Assistant program required and One year medical office experience preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity

SMOM/SJHS provide Equal Employment Opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. SMOM/SJHS complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.