To deliver world-class healthcare for a community exceeding 600,000 people, WellStar is more than 11,000 strong to meet the health demands and needs of our communities. With five unique hospitals, over 1,000 beds, and a strong Physicians Group, WellStar has become a shining example of what’s possible when talented, passionate people dedicate themselves to making a difference in the industry and in the communities we serve.
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The Medical Assistant functions under the direction of the Physician and/or Office Manager. Recognizes patient’s needs and symptoms in advance. Provides care for the patient under the physicians direction. Includes preparing patient for exams, assisting during treatments, coordination test and follow-up care and recording treatment in medical record. Helps with patient/family education. Demonstrates competency and skills to serve patients of all ages including neonate, infant, child, adolescent, adult and geriatric populations. With specialized training may draw blood, take and develop x-rays and performs EKGs.
Required Minimum Education:
High School degree required. Graduate from a Medical Assistant program preferred or 2-3 years experience in a Physicians office. Medical Assistant Certification required. Please indicate certification number on application.
Required Minimum Experience:
Work experience in a practice setting preferred. Computer experience required. Specific experience in practice specialty may be required.
Current BCLS certification. Must be organized and attentive to detail. Must be able to work quickly and efficiently to assure patient comfort and satisfaction. Able to communicate and understand verbal and written English language. The employee should also be able to adhere to the WellStar Credo and Code of Conduct.
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