MedStar Health at Timonium is seeking a part time Medical Assistant to join their team.
Performs clinical and administrative duties in an Ambulatory setting consistent with policies and procedures. Works under the supervision of a physician and performs data collection, venipuncture, laboratory testing, patient follow up, and assisting providers with patient exams. This position documents, as appropriate, in the medical records and supports optimal patient flow. Ability to work with 4 or more Specialty areas as needed. Must have knowledge base of multispecialty areas and a high degree of flexibility and willingness to learn.
EDUCATION: High school graduation or equivalent; completion of an approved Medical Assistant program.
EXPERIENCE: 1 year experience working in an ambulatory care medical office, preferably in a paperless environment; minimum of externship in a medical or ambulatory health setting. 2 years back office medical experience strongly preferred.
LICENSE/CERT/REG: CMA (Certified Medical Assistant) by the American Association of Medical Assistants or RMA (Registered Medical Assistant) through the American Medical Technologists or equivalent within 6 months from hire date; CPR Certification.
SKILLS: Ability to type 40 words per minute; basic computer skills; excellent verbal /written communication and customer service skills. Clinical competency as verified during the initial 90 day orientation period and annually thereafter. Computer and Electronic Medical Record skills and ability to function in a variable clinical setting.