Waverly Health Center Certified Medical Assistant 1.0FTE in Shell Rock, Iowa
1.0FTE, full time in Shell Rock Clinic Position will be responsible for assisting clinic nurses and providers, seeing nurse visits and answering phones and other duties.
Responsible for various duties of the clinic, including reception and providing direct and indirect patient care services that meet the psychosocial, physical and general aspects of care. Assumes responsibility within the scope of CMA duties and accountability for the delivery of evidenced based care at WHC Clinics under the supervision of a provider. Communicates with providers and team members about changes in patient’s clinical condition, including results of diagnostic studies and symptomatology.
Education, Experience, and Training
Must be a graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant program and currently certified as a Medical Assistant.
Must have strong clerical skills, including proficiency in keyboarding and operating other office equipment.
Ability to learn and navigate computer systems including the online training modules, the employee timesheet and the performance appraisal system. Job specific systems are also required.
Must have good interpersonal skills and demonstrated organizational ability.
Must be able to read, speak, and write fluent English.
Sitting – Approximately 25% of shift.
Standing– Approximately 25% of shift.
Walking – Approximately 50% of shift.
Lifting – Approximately 35 pounds. Must use, and require staff to use, when in hospital and pre-hospital settings, proper body mechanics and ergonomics and, as applicable, lifting/moving devices.
Twisting – Infrequent.
Bending – Moderate.
Squat/Kneel – Infrequent.
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