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Certified Medical Assistant - FT Day

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Certified Medical Assistant - Primary Care Patchwork Farms 

Patchwork Farms Clinic - Vestavia Hills,AL

Full Time, 40 Hours Per Week, Monday - Friday, hours vary each day between 7:30 am and 5:00 pm.  

As an Associate with St. Vincent's Health System-AL, you will have the opportunity to

Assists with the examination and treatment of patients under the direction of a provider (Physician or Advanced Practice Provider).

Responsibilities:

  • Assists with treatments ordered by provider as supervised by provider 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.
  • May document the provider's encounter with patients. Lists all proper diagnoses and symptoms, as well as follow-up instructions and prescriptions, as indicated by the provider. Transcribes patient orders including, but not limited to, laboratory tests, radiology tests and medications.

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • BLS must be valid for 90 days post start date or must be renewed prior to start date
    • A diploma for Medical Assistant will be allowed in lieu of CMA Certification.

Education:

  • Diploma 
    • High school diploma or GED required

Work Experience:

  • None required.
  • Certified Medical Assistant
  • CPR/BLS certified

In Alabama, St. Vincent's Health System operates five hospitals (St. Vincent’s Birmingham, St. Vincent’s Blount, St. Vincent's Chilton, St. Vincent’s East, and St. Vincent’s St. Clair) in addition to several other healthcare facilities. St. Vincent's Health System employs more than 4,800 associates and has been serving Birmingham for more than 118 years.

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.

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.                                         

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.

St. Vincent's participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-verify link below for more information.  

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What You Will Do

 

    What You Will Need

     

      Job ID: 381080
      Category: Physician Support
      Facility: ALBIR VincentianPhysicianSvcs
      Ministry: St. Vincent's Health System, AL
      Location: Vestavia Hills, AL

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