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Occupational Health Medical Assistant

We Are Hiring

Occupational Health Medical Assistant - AHW West - Full-Time, Days - 1345 Philomena Street - Austin, TX

Why Join Ascension?

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

Ascension includes approximately 156,000 associates and 34,000 aligned providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600 sites of care – including 151 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 21 states and the District of Columbia, while providing a variety of services including physician practice management, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, clinical care management, information services, risk management, and contracting through Ascension’s own group purchasing organization.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Ascension, you will have the opportunity to assist with the examination and treatment of patients under the direction of a physician.

Responsibilities:

  • Aids with treatments ordered by physician as supervised by physician or registered nurse. Performs select clinical duties including completing the Return to Work authorization checklist and process for associates returning from a leave of absence.
  • Interviews patients, measures vital signs, and records information on patients' charts. Prepares treatment rooms for examination of patients.
  • Fulfills 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.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date by American Heart Association (AHA).

Education:

  • High school diploma or GED required.

Work Experience:

  • 2 plus years of experience preferred.
  • Ortho and/or Occupational medicine clinical experience preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet. For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:
 
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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Ascension participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

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Job ID: 349288
Category: Physician Support
Facility: MOSTL AHW COE
Ministry: Ascension
Location: Austin, TX

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