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Medical Assistant I- Marshall Nemer Pavilion- Mercy MHP FT Days

Requisition R022731 Market Paducah, KY Department Neurosurgery - Lourdes Physicians Service LLC Shift Days Schedule Full-time

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Summary:

Works within the scope of the Medical Assistant practice, and in alignment with standards of excellence and quality, provides patient care under the direction of the provider

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Under the direction of the provider, contributes to the completion of a comprehensive assessment and documentation of patient/family needs; identifies significant changes in patient condition through data collection and reports them to the provider; understands and adheres to the legal responsibilities and requirements within the medical assistant role
  • Under the direction of the provider, participates in planning and implementing care for patients within the scope of Medical Assisting practice; understands how to troubleshoot issues and escalate problems to provider, direct supervisor, or appropriate internal resource; demonstrates standards of excellence in care in all interactions, for both internal and external customers
  • Maintains a safe and supportive environment by keeping the work area, exam rooms, and equipment in a clean, orderly, and safe manner, ensuring availability and proper functioning of supplies and equipment
  • Maintains necessary certifications as needed including annual required competency skills, utilizing these as resources for patient/family teaching and education under the direction of the provider

Minimum Requirements:

  • Education: HS Diploma/GED
  • Preferred: 2 Year Associate’s Degree in Medical Assisting
  • Experience: Computer skills, verbal and written communication skills required, Electronic Medical Record (EMR) experience preferred

Licensure/Certifications:

*Must obtain CMA or RMA licensure within 6 months of hire

  • Current BLS certification issued by the American Heart Association
  • Preferred: Current certification or registration as a Medical Assistant

Mercy Health is an equal opportunity employer.

We’ll also reward your hard work with:

  • Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
  • Prescription drug coverage
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Life insurance w/AD&D
  • An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify.
  • Paid time off
  • Educational Assistance
  • And much more

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Work Shift:

Days

Department:

Neurosurgery - Lourdes Physicians Service LLC

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you’d like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for Mercy Health – Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours – Ashland, Kentucky, which is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, please email recruitment@mercy.com. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team at recruitment@mercy.com

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Amanda M., CRNP

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