Medical Assistant -Internal Medicine
Company: Advocate Aurora Health
Location: Oak Lawn
Posted on: July 22, 2021
High School Diploma or GED
Graduate of a medical assistant program or at least one year of
medical assistant or equivalent experience. Good communications
skills. Experience using a keyboard and computers.
Familiarity with equipment used in ambulatory care.
Current AHA CPR certification. Current Medical Assistant
Certification/Registration required. Non~certified MAs must obtain
certification or registration within one year of hire with AMG
approved certifying bodies.
Ability to travel locally to multiple sites as needed.
Ability to work in stressful conditions and difficult
Resilient and flexible in a changing environment.
May be exposed to hazardous materials and life threatening
Ability to cooperate and work with others.
Ability to make sound and timely decisions.
Ability to work rotating shifts any day of the week.
Ability to perform lifting/transfer activities related to patients
as needed, ability to stoop/bend.
This requirement supersedes any previous lifting requirement
effective 08/01/2014. Ability to lift up to 35 pounds without
assistance. For patient lifts of over 35 pounds, or when patient is
unable to assist with the lift, patient handling equipment is
expected to be used, with at least one other associate, when
available. Unique patient lifting/movement situations will be
assessed on a case~by~case basis.
The Medical Assistant Certified/Registered will support the
providers in delivering quality health care to ambulatory patients
and perform a variety of related tasks to promote continuity of
Funding Our Future:
Clinical Support/Health Outcomes: Provides support in the delivery
of quality clinical care
Patient Satisfaction and Service: Provides efficient, high~quality
service to patients and families during appointments/visits,
Health Information Management (HIM) and HIPAA standards: A complete
and accurate medical record will be maintained for every patient
who is evaluated or treated within the medical group.
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