Certified Medical Assistant - Elmhurst Physician Practices
MEDICAL ASSISTANTS Full-Time, DAYs/PMsVARIOUS PHYSICIAN PRACTICES - both primary care & specialty careElmhurst's Physician Practice Division, affiliated with Edward-Elmhurst Health, is seeking Medical Assistants (MA) to work in several of our physician office locations.
May work in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, or other Specialty Clinics in our various locations: Elmhurst, Addison, Lombard, Oak Park, Westchester, Bloomingdale, River Forest - also float pool.
It's an exciting time to become a member of the Physician Practice Division. We continue to expand our practices with innovative physicians in all areas.
There are opportunities to grow your career in our physician practices and in the Edward-Elmhurst Health organization. We will consider experienced Medical Assistants (MA), Certified Medical Assistants (CMA), Registered Medical Assistants (RMA) and Certified Clinical Medical Assistants (CCMA). ****SIGN ON BONUS ELIGIBLE - Full-time CMA's are eligible for a $300 sign on bonus payable after successful completion of 6 months of employment.Position Responsibilities include:Under general supervision of a clinic nurse, and following established procedures and precedents, Medical Assistants prepare patients for physical examination, obtain specimens, conduct select routine laboratory tests and records results, routine diagnostic tests and may perform phlebotomy. Under general supervision of a physician, Medical Assistants administer selected medications/injections. Also performs clerical duties related to clinic operations.Required Education and/or Experience:High school diploma or GEDCertified, Registered, and Clinical Certified Medical Assistants (CMA , RMA or CCMA) are required to provide current certification or registration through American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA), American Registry of Medical Assistants (ARMA), National Healthcareer Association (NHA) or any other certifying agency and should have at least 6 months of clinical experience.Candidates who are not certified or registered should have at least one year of clinical experience.Current CPR Certification issued by either American Heart Association or Red Cross A valid driver's license is required if the incumbent is selected to perform related duties at an off-site location. If the incumbent uses their personal vehicle, the incumbent must maintain automobile liability coverage as required by law and evidence of such coverage may be requested.Bilingual Spanish preferredNEW GRADUATES WITH CLINICAL EXPERIENCE WELCOME!!!