Ascension Health Medical Assistant (MA) - Float Pool in Troy, Michigan

Job ID: 232104

Medical Assistant (MA) - Float Pool

Troy, Michigan


Additional Job Information

Title: Medical Assistant

Location: Various offices in the Troy, MI area

About Us

St. John Providence Health System is a member of Ascension Health, the largest not-for-profit Catholic Health system in the United States.

Our Mission, Vision and Values: St. John Providence Health System, as a Catholic health ministry, is committed to providing spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals in the communities we serve, with special attention to the poor and vulnerable.

Our Values: We are called to: Service of the Poor, Reverence, Integrity, Wisdom, Creativity and Dedication

Our Vision: Our passion for healing calls us to cultivate trust, advocate wellness, and transform healthcare.

Job Description

Who we are:

Committed to providing care that treats the entire person—body, mind, and spirit—we've been a part of Ascension since 1999. We provide comprehensive prevention, primary care, and advanced treatment programs with more than 125 medical centers and seven hospital locations spanning four counties.

Working for Ascension is more than just a job. It’s a career where your talent and passion for delivering quality healthcare can make a difference for patients, team members, and the community. Ascension associates are leaders who follow their heart. We give, grow, connect and provide care; together as a team we are committed to our mission of serving the poor and vulnerable.

What will you do for us?

Our Medical Assistants assist with the examination and treatment of patients under the direction of a physician. Medical Assistants will also interview patients, measures vital signs as well as prepare treatment rooms for examination. Some of our physician practice offices also have Medical Assistants performing select clinical duties, including patient check-in, check-out and insurance verification, etc.

Office Description:

Float Pool staff pool will rotate to different physician practice offices throughout the Ascension Medical Group, located throughout 5 counties, including Macomb, Wayne, St Clair and Livingston counties. This is an excellent way to gain experience in a variety of office settings while learning how various practices, including specialty offices, operate within the Ascension Medical Group.

What qualifications are needed?

A high school diploma or equivalent degree as well as a Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider certification from the American Heart Association (AHA) are both required prior to hire. Medical Assistant certification or registration is required within the first 90 days of hire/transfer. Six (6) months of previous medical office experience is preferred.

What qualifications are wanted?

Reliable transportation is highly recommended for this position, as it does require travel to various physician practices within our St John Providence network. Ideal candidates will also have at least 3 days of availability Monday through Friday from 8am-5pm.

What's in it for you?

In addition to our competitive compensation package, We also offer a comprehensive benefit package inclusive of medical, dental, vision, retirement, and generous PTO. Associates can also take advantage of other great benefits like tuition reimbursement or adoption assistance.

How To Apply

If you are interested in joining the St. John Providence Health System team, please apply by completing an online application at

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. John Providence Health System is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all associates and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, height, weight, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, veteran status or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. The information requested on this application will not be used for any purpose prohibited by law. If you require assistance or an accommodation to complete this application, please let us know.

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Reasonable Accommodation

St. John Providence Health System provides reasonable accommodation so that qualified applicants with a disability may participate in the selection process. Please advise us of any accommodations you request in order to express interest in a position by e-mailing: Please state your request for assistance in your message. Only reasonable accommodation requests related to applying for a specific position within St. John Providence Health System will be reviewed at the e-mail address supplied.

Thank you for considering a career with St. John Providence Health System.

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