Medical Assistant, Pediatric Associates

Job Requisition #: JR57694

End Date: 6/30/2022

Location: Middletown, Delaware

Position Type: Clinical (non-nursing), Technician (Clinical)

Shift: Day Shift, No Rotation

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ChristianaCare is looking to employ a full time Medical Assistant at Pediatrics Associates

PRIMARY FUNCTION:

This position is responsible for assisting physicians in the examination and treatment of patients. To deliver quality patient care and to perform other clinical and clerical duties within the practice.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:   

Rooms patients to include taking and recording patient vitals.

Performs point of care testing, injections, medication administration and EKGs as per practice needs.

Assist clinician with examinations/procedures

Prepares exam/treatment rooms with necessary supplies and equipment

Completes necessary patient-specific paperwork as per practice needs

Ensures EMR is up-to-date with all pertinent test results in preparation for next visit

Handles patient call backs relaying information per the direction of provider

As per state guidelines, performs sterilization of medical equipment per practice needs

Handles prior authorizations, referrals, and medical refills based on practice needs

Schedules tests, procedures and surgeries as per practice needs.

Performs quality control on all POCT (point of care testing) equipment.

Provides documentation assistance for providers during examinations and procedures

Perform clerical duties as assigned by supervisor

Performs other related duties as required

Performs assigned work safely, adhering to established departmental safety rules and practices; reports to supervisor, in a timely manner, any unsafe activities, conditions, hazards, or safety violations that may cause injury to oneself, other employees, patients and visitors.

SCOPE, PURPOSE, AND FREQUENCY OF CONTACTS:

Daily contact with patients, physicians, and other members of the medical and front office staff. Also interacts with outside medical offices, diagnostic centers, and other companies/organizations based on the needs of the patients.


EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

High School Graduate or Equivalent

A graduate of a recognized Medical Office Assistant Program or

Hold current Medical Assistant Certification by a national organization accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) or the American National Standards Institute (ANSI)

2 years' experience as a Medical Assistant, is preferred

Why do WE offer careers full of possibilities?

For the Love of Health.

Inclusion & Diversity

At ChristianaCare, we’re committed to treating everyone with dignity and respect. We believe in a safe, inclusive work environment that fosters collaboration between caregivers from all walks of life. We know that each unique viewpoint is vital in delivering high-quality, safe patient care to everyone who walks through our doors. Our policies, benefits, hiring practices, employee resource groups, and corporate citizenship demonstrate our commitment to inclusion and diversity throughout our system.

Why do we embrace inclusion and diversity? For the Love of Health.

Our Values

We serve together in Love and Excellence. Our unique values, Love and Excellence are bold and powerful, and they are the reason why working for ChristianaCare is special. The behaviors associated with our values guide how caregivers interact with everyone they work with and make for an exceptional work experience. We believe that when you lead with Love, Excellence is inevitable.

Benefits

ChristianaCare’s comprehensive total rewards package is one of the most competitive in the region. We are proud to offer excellent benefits that reflect the organization’s commitment to being exceptional today and even better tomorrow.

At ChristianaCare, we provide access to high-quality and affordable benefits designed to meet our caregivers where they are. You can tailor your benefits to meet your needs now and adjust them as your priorities change.

Take advantage of ChristianaCare’s wide-ranging benefit offerings from supporting optimal health through medical, prescription, dental and vision coverage to valuable wellness and work/life programs, which include paid parental leave, coverage for infertility and assisted reproductive technologies, an employer-funded short-term disability program, and more.

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