Ascension Health Certified Medical Assistant / Other Clinic 001 / Samford University Health Ctr / Full-Time Day / 80 hours Bi-Weekly in Birmingham, Alabama

Job ID: 211918

Certified Medical Assistant / Other Clinic 001 / Samford University Health Ctr / Full-Time Day / 80 hours Bi-Weekly

Birmingham, Alabama

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: Certified Medical Assistant

City, State: Birmingham,AL

Location: Samford University Health Ctr

Department: Other Clinic 001

Additional Job Details: Full-Time Day, 80 hours Bi-Weekly

Marketing Statement

St. Vincent’s Health System, part of Ascension, is made up of St. Vincent’s Birmingham, St. Vincent’s Blount, St. Vincent’s East, St. Vincent’s St. Clair, St. Vincent's One Nineteen Health and Wellness, and the St. Vincent’s Ambulatory Healthcare Network, which includes a wide range of services, from family care to home health. Together, we provide a special brand of personalized, compassionate care that balances high touch with high tech, meeting the needs of people in more than 40 communities.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Certified Medical Assistant assists with the examination and treatment of patients under the direction of a physician.

Responsibilities:

  • Assists with treatments ordered by physician as supervised by physician or registered nurse. Performs select clinical duties.

  • Interviews patients, measures vital signs, and records information on patients' charts. Prepares treatment rooms for examination of patients.

  • Performs basic clerical duties including answering the phone, maintaining records, and filing.

  • Performs basic materials management functions to include ordering and stocking of supplies. Assists with maintaining a clean and orderly environment.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • Certified Medical Assistant credentialed from the Alabama Nurse Aide Registry obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Valid CMA certification from the American Association of Medical Assistants, American Medical Technologists, National Healthcareer Association or National Center for Competency Testing by date of hire/transfer.

  • BLS Provider specializing in Basic Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Preferred Credential(s):

  • Radiologic Technologist credentialed from the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT).

Education:

  • High school or GED required

Work Experience:

  • Three years clinical experience in a physician's office or hospital setting preferred.

How To Apply

Applicants may proceed by clicking on the “Apply Now”.

To apply later, return to the Career page at www.stvhs.com

In addition, you may apply via one of our Employment computers in the following locations:

Human Resources located at St. Vincent’s Birmingham, 806 St. Vincent’s Drive, Birmingham, AL 35205 (4thfloor in Building 1) 8:00am – 2:00pm

Human Resources located at St. Vincent’s East, 50 Medical Park East Drive, Suite 259, Birmingham, AL 35235 (2ndfloor) 8:00am – 2:00pm

Administration office at St. Vincent’s Blount, 150 Gilbreath Drive, Oneonta, AL 35121 9:00am-3:00pm

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascensionc candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, St. Vincent's and all its ministries comply with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at St. Vincent's and all its ministries based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you have additional questions about your application process , you may contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037..

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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