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Type: Full Time
Location: Willow Grove, Pennsylvania
Medical Assistant III, Dept of Surgery (Full-Time Days) - Abington Jefferson
Montgomery County, PA
Under the general supervision of the Office Manager/Office Coordinator/Physician, provides clinical care to patients in multiple surgical practices across the Abington Network. Provides care to patients ranging in age from 0 to 100+. Will also provide front desk coverage. Travel between sites will be required.
Full-time Days (40 hours/wk) Varied schedule Monday through Friday 8:00am-4:30pm. Valid Drivers license for coverage for multiple locations
Minimum of 2 years of medical assistant experience in a clinical setting preferred. One year in venipuncture preferred.
* Education & Training:
High school diploma or equivalent required. Graduate from a Medical Assistant program required (would also consider a graduate from a Practical Nursing program).
* License, Certification & Registration:
Medical Assistant Certification required.
Achieve Healthcare Provider CPR Certification from the American Heart Association prior to employment and maintain certification thereafter. Licensure as an LPN in the Commonwealth of PA required if LPN. Valid Driver s License is required for practices with multiple sites.
* Other Requirements:
Excellent communication and organizational skills. Knowledge of medical terminology. Familiarity with medical office procedures. For practices with multiple locations: Ability to travel to practice locations.
Jefferson Health delivers state-of-the-art healthcare services to patients throughout the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) provides more than 7,800 students from nearly 40 states and 40 countries with 21 st century professional education. We have 30,000 employees.
Jefferson Health , with 14 hospitals (three are Magnet-designated by the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 50+ outpatient and urgent care locations, offers a broad range of primary and complex, highly specialized care that touches the lives of more than four million patients annually . This year, U.S. News & World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospital as the 16 th best hospital in the nation, and among the nation s best in 11 specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI-designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 69 such centers in the nation.
Thomas Jefferson University, nationally recognized for advancing groundbreaking developments in healthcare education and research, recently combined with Philadelphia University, internationally known for architecture, design, engineering, textiles and more. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) has nine colleges and three schools dedicated to interprofessional and transdisciplinary approaches to learning that offer a vibrant and expandable platform for professional education. Through this unique model, we are preparing our students for current and yet-to-be-imagined careers.
As an employer, the Jefferson Enterprise maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.
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