This is a position for a Medical Assistant with the EVMS Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeons. Under direct supervision this position will assist with clinical assignements for assigned care teams within the Department.
Your certification must be uploaded to your profile.
*This is a temporary position, working less than 20 hours per week*
Typically assigned to one of the Departments providers, and that providers Medical Assistant, with seeing patients in a clinical setting at either the River Pavilion or Princess Anne office. Within this role the typical job duties that will occur during the assigned clinic are as follows:
When not assigned to assist providers with the above referenced activities, the individual in this role will provide additional clinical/administrative support as needed. Common duties are as follows:
The successful candidate in this role shall respond to questions from patients, family members, faculty/residents, other health care providers in a timely and professional manner. Patient inquiries should be answered on the same day they are recieved, before leaving for the day. If patient is not home at the first attempt, a notation should be made in the medical record. All patient conversations must be documented in the electronic medical record.
Participate in all staff meetings, education lectures and quality improvement activities.
Follow EVMS Medical Group protocols related to infection control, environmental safety and patient confidentiality. Complete annual recertification for Blood Borne Pathogens, HIPAA Compliance Training, Respiratory FIT and IT Policy. Maintain current CPR certification and any updates relating to M.A. Certification.
Perform other duties as assigned.
High school diploma plus successful completion of a Medical Assistant program and certification (RMA or CMA). Equivalent military training will be accepted. Completion of BLS class and re-certify every 2 years. At least one (1) year of experience in a doctor’s office/ clinical area.
Experience in a “fast paced” ambulatory setting.
Ability to balance multiple priorities and tasks.
Ability to make professional decisions under the supervision of the physicians and licensed nurses.
Copy of active certification is required upon application submission. Documentation must include your name, certification number, and expiration date. Any submission received without certification or any submission received with expired certification is incomplete and will not be considered.