Ascension Health Certified Medical Assistant (MA) in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Job ID: 257822
Certified Medical Assistant (MA)
Additional Job Information
Title: Medical Assistant 1-Certified
City, State: Milwaukee, WI
Location: Prospect Medical Commons
Department: Float Staffing 001
Additional Job Details: Full-Time Days, 40 hours Weekly
In Wisconsin, Ascension operates 24 hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare facilities that together employ more than 23,500 associates. Across the state, Ascension provided more than $230 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in fiscal year 2016. Serving Wisconsin for 169 years, Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. Ascension is the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system, operating 2,500 sites of care – including 141 hospitals and more than 30 senior living facilities – in 24 states and the District of Columbia. Visit www.ascension.org/wisconsin. We’re looking for talented associates to join us as we continue advancing healthcare across Wisconsin.
The Certified Medical Assistant assists with the examination and treatment of patients under the direction of a physician.
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.
Actively participates in projects that improve quality, efficiency of care, patient satisfaction and positive outcomes.
Coordinates and/or schedules patient procedures, consultations and tests as ordered.
BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
One or more of the following:
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Registered Medical Assistant obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Certified Medical Assistant obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
HS or Equivalent
High School diploma or equivalent required Graduate of an accredited medical assistant program required by hire or job transfer date Minimum five (5) years of MA experience accepted in lieu of medical assistant program
- Demonstrated skills in EKG and Phlebotomy helpful.
How To Apply
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