Outpatient Medical Assistant, Memory Care Center

Job Requisition #: JR57226

End Date: 6/30/2022

Location: Wilmington, Delaware

Position Type: Technician (Clinical)

Shift: Day Shift, No Rotation

Apply Now

Christiana Care, Primary Care at The Swank Center for Memory Care is looking for an Outpatient Medical Assistant.

This position will initially be located in Wilmington, DE and as the Memory Care practice in Smyrna expands the Medical Assistant's role and responsibilities will eventually transition to our Smyrna, DE satellite location.

The Swank Center for Memory Care and Geriatric Consultation at ChristianaCare is Delaware's first and most comprehensive outpatient office for patients with memory disorders and their families. Approximately 18,000 people across Delaware are coping with Alzheimer's disease or a related disorder. The Swank Center for Memory Care and Geriatric Consultation offers these patients and their families essential support, education, and guidance from diagnosis through treatment.

Our geriatricians, geriatric psychiatrist, nurse practitioner, social worker, community educator and medical and administrative assistant work closely with primary care providers and additional specialists such as neurologists and neuropsychologists to develop an optimal plan for care.

Work Schedule:

  • This is a full-time employed Monday to Friday position.
  • 8:30am to 5:00pm.
  • No weekends!
  • No holidays required.

Job Requirements

Education

  • 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)

Experience

  • 2 years' experience as a Medical Assistant, is preferred but not required.

Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required

  • Excellent time management skills and ability to multi-task and prioritize work

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Good organizational skills

  • Proficiency in MS Office and patient management software

Knowledge, skill, and ability requirements:

  • Flexibility to support multiple providers at different levels of learning and skill and establish relationships quickly and assist in coordination of care/chronic disease management between patients and physicians who are not available in the office full time

  • Act as liaison between patients or providers and supporting services including behavioral health, patient health navigators, social work, nutrition.

If you're passionate about serving our patients with Love and Excellence, and have interest in working in a fast-paced practice, we would like for you to consider applying for this position!

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.

Delaware Photo
Delaware

A Great Place To Live

Our region offers a diversity of cultures, lifestyles, sports and entertainment events, housing options and educational opportunities. Located on the I-95 corridor between Philadelphia and Washington, D.C., our location provides easy access to two international airports, employment opportunities in a tri-state area, and proximity to some of the nation's top universities and colleges, as well as beaches in MD, DE and NJ!

Learn More
Flower

We Serve Together

For the Love of Health

Apply Now