Ascension Health Medical Assistant - Schaumburg - Full Time in Schaumburg, Illinois

Job ID: 274394

Medical Assistant - Schaumburg - Full Time

Schaumburg, Illinois

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: Medical Assistant-AHMG

City, State: Schaumburg,IL

Location: AMITA Health Medical Grp G&H

Department: ABAG Schaumburg GH

Additional Job Details: Full-Time,Day, 40 hours,Weekly

About Us

AMITA Health ( www.AMITAhealth.org ) is a joint operating company formed by the Adventist Health System in Altamonte Springs, FL and St. Louis, MO based Ascension.

AMITA Health is the largest health system in Illinois, comprising 19 hospitals and more than 230 sites of care. The health system has 900 providers in its medical groups, more than 26,000 associates and 7,000 physician partners and serves over 4.3 million residents in the greater Chicagoland area.

Job Description

Job Summary:

Assists with the examination and treatment of patients under the direction of a physician.

General Schedule - M,Th, F 10:30 - 7pm and T, W 8am to 5:30. May require 1 Saturday a month.

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.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Preferred Credential(s):

  • Certified Medical Assistant credentialed from the American Medical Technologists (AMT).

  • Certified Medical Assistant credentialed from the National Healthcare Association.

  • Certified Medical Assistant credentialed from the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA).

Education:

  • HS or Equivalent

  • High school diploma or equivalent requiredGraduate of certified medical assistant program preferred

Work Experience:

  • Previous experience in an assigned specialty preferred.

How To Apply

We urge you to apply to any/all positions that you have interest in. If you fit the qualifications for the role, we will reach out to you. Please ensure you complete all required fields within the application (indicated with an asterisk), as well as additional information that is requested of you. Information that you offer us will better assist us in understanding your qualifications and fit for the position(s) you've applied for.

Equal Employment Opportunity

AMITA Health will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.