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Trinity Health Certified Medical Assistant in AMES, Iowa

Employment Type:

Full time

Shift:

Description:

CMA: Iowa Heart Center

$2,000.00 Sign on Bonus!

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS :

Reviews medical records and obtains other pertinent information prior to office visit from hospitals and referring physicians’ offices.

Prepares patient for exam and facilitates patient flow.

Obtains medical information from patient and documents in medical records.

Performs tests and procedures as ordered.

Provides patient/family education.

Writes and prepares prescriptions utilizing and electronic physician signature

Assists with transfer of patient.

Monitors and stocks medication closets.

Operate required vehicle(s) in a safe manner to perform required duties of the position.

Travels and performs CMA duties with Outreach Clinics as requested.

Completes Iowa Heart Center CMA competencies.

Assists with the training of Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA)

Adaptability to maintain both a high standard of courtesy and cooperation in dealing with co‑workers, patients and visitors, and satisfactory job performance despite the stress of a medical work environment.

MARGINAL FUNCTIONS:

Monitors and maintains supplies.

Attends required meetings and participates on committees as requested.

Maintains certification/registration.

Assists with office projects.

Covers other IHC offices as requested.

Performs other related work as required.

MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED :

Successful completion of a medical assistant program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Programs (CAAHP) or Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES).

Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) or Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) certification must be obtained within first year of employment and maintained thereafter.

Clinic/physician office experience preferred.

Proof of completion of Mandatory Reporter abuse training specific to population served within three (3) months of hire.

Basic Life Support (BLS) for the Healthcare Provider certified or obtained by the end of the orientation period (approximately six (6) weeks). Acceptable credentialing bodies and certifications include American Heart Association Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers.

Valid Driver’s/Chauffeurs License required, must meet Mercy’s Motor Vehicle Safety Standards, must be at least 18 years of age and be eligible to drive per state law.

Cardiovascular Medical Terminology class completion within 1 year of hire.

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health is one of the largest not-for-profit, Catholic healthcare systems in the nation. Built on the foundation of our Mission and Core Values, we integrate diversity, equity, and inclusion in all that we do. Our colleagues have different lived experiences, customs, abilities, and talents. Together, we become our best selves. A diverse and inclusive workforce provides the most accessible and equitable care for those we serve. Trinity Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other status protected by law.

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health is a family of 115,000 colleagues and nearly 26,000 physicians and clinicians across 25 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Our dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention, and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.

EOE including disability/veteran

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