Medical Assistant/FT, PT and PRN


Virginia Hospital Center
1625 N George Mason Drive
Arlington, VA 22205
United States

Job Start Date
7/18/2022
Application Closing Date
11/15/2022
Manages Others
No
Accepts NHA Certifications
Yes
Pay
From $21 To $22.66
Per Hour
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description

  WE ARE GROWING! Hiring Medical Assistant Positions
 
Welcoming all Medical Assistants  
 
 

Requirements:

  • High School diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Completion Assistant (MA) educational program preferred but not required.
  • Certification in basic life support through the American Heart Association and knowledge of the Bloodborne Pathogen Standard required.
  • Minimum 6 months of healthcare experience.
  • Phlebotomy skills preferred.
  • Ability to use a multi-line telephone system and computer program for data entry and retrieval. Understanding of medical terminology is required

Other Qualifications:  

  • CCMAs (Certified Clinical Medial Assistants), AAMAs (American Association of Medical Assistants) and/or MAs certified through the American Medical Technologies (AMT) are strongly preferred, but no longer required.
  • Qualified candidates must possess excellent interpersonal communication ability, customer service skills, and telephone etiquette.
  • Must be able to perform in a high-pressure environment and have the ability to organize multiple tasks and prioritize responsibilities.
  • Must maintain a high level of confidentiality.
  • Must present professionally, have a pleasant personality, and ability to communicate positively with patients and staff.

 

SUMMARY

  • Members of our dedicated care team work directly with Physicians, Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants to ensure the highest level of care to our patients. In many practices of our multispecialty Physician Group, our Medical Assistant Care Team members may also be asked to perform phlebotomy, prepare specimens for transport to labs, perform simple laboratory procedures, take vital signs, prepare patients for procedures, assist with patient flow, and provide general support for practice operations.
  • Excellent clinical and interpersonal skills are required as well as the desire to be part of a team that functions at the highest level. 
  • We offer a highly competitive compensation package.
  • We promote a healthy work-life balance to include flexible working hours and offer a generous benefit package including health insurance, life, disability, 401K match, up to $5K annually in tuition reimbursement for those who qualify, and more
Job Requirements
Requirements:

High School diploma or equivalent preferred
Completion Assistant (MA) educational program preferred but not required.
Certification in basic life support through the American Heart Association and knowledge of the Bloodborne Pathogen Standard required.
Minimum 6 months of healthcare experience.
Phlebotomy skills preferred.
Ability to use a multi-line telephone system and computer program for data entry and retrieval. Understanding of medical terminology is required
Employer
Virginia Hospital Center
Rebecca Castro
1625 N George Mason Drive
Arlington VA 22205
United States