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Medical Assistant, Perioperative Evaluation And Pr

at Christiana Care Health System in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Are you an experienced Certified Medical Assistant seeking to be a part of an amazing team? Christiana Hospital & Wilmington Hospital) and the only Level I trauma service on the East Coast corridor between Philadelphia & Baltimore has been honored repeatedly as "One of America's Best Hospitals" by U.S. News & World Report and twice recognized as a Magnet Status Hospital.

CHRISTIANACARE BENEFITS

Incredible Work/Life benefits include an annual membership to care.com, access to backup care services for dependents through Care@Work, retirement planning services, financial coaching, fitness and wellness reimbursement, and significant discounts through several vendors for hotels, rental cars, theme parks, shows, sporting events, movie tickets and much more!
We also provide tuition assistance for degreed programs, and for some Nursing programs, we offer to pre-pay. Our medical/dental/vision benefits are available to our caregivers on their first day of employment! And we offer two different mechanisms for planning for your retirement, a 403(b) and a defined contribution plan.

ChristianaCare is currently recruiting for a Perioperative Evaluation and Treatment Services (POETS) Medical Assistant. The POETS team receives patient referrals from physicians and perioperative risk screening. The goal is to mitigate co-morbidities to position the patient in the best physical condition for surgery; decreasing post-operative complications and improving both outcomes and patient experience! Come be a part of this exciting work!

CHRISTIANACARE BENEFITS
Incredible Work/Life benefits include an annual membership to care.com, access to backup care services for dependents through Care@Work, retirement planning services, an on-site gym, financial coaching, fitness and wellness reimbursement, and great discounts through several vendors for hotels, rental cars, theme parks, shows, sporting events, movie tickets and much more!
We also provide tuition assistance for degreed programs, and for some Nursing programs, we offer pre-pay. Our medical/dental/vision benefits are available to our caregivers on their first day of employment! And we offer two different mechanisms for planning for your retirement, a 403(b) and a defined contribution plan. We also promote & recognize professional development.

The Medical Assistant is responsible for assisting physicians in examining and treating patients with virtual and on-site appointments, and delivering quality patient care while performing clerical duties within the office. The successful candidate will work full-time, Monday through Friday 8:30 am -5 pm, with the possibility of extending hours into the evening and Saturday in the future. No holiday or weekend hours are required at this time.

Responsibilities:

Greet and support patients virtually or on-site

Professionally perform point of care testing, EKGs, etc

Prepare exam/treatment rooms and ensure EMR is accurate and up to date

Responsible for patient callbacks

Requirements:
Qualified applicants will possess a High School Diploma or Equivalent; as well as graduation from a recognized Medical Office Assistant Program or hold current MA Certification by a national organization accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies or the American National Standards Institute.


EEO Statement:
UPDATE: ChristianaCare is committed to prioritizing the health and safety of our patients and caregivers. As we continue to meet the needs of our caregivers and our community through the COVID-19 pandemic, our commitment to health and safety requires that we take new steps to ensure a safe environment for medical care for our patients and a workplace that avoids preventable harm for our caregivers. For this reason, vaccination for COVID-19 is required for all caregivers at ChristianaCare and is considered a safety standard that is job-related and consistent with business necessity for all caregivers.

Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community, and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.

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Job Posting: 1050316

Posted On: Oct 01, 2022

Updated On: Oct 27, 2022