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Medical Assistant

  • Franciscan Health
  • Michigan City, IN, United States
  • May 10, 2019

Job Description

Digestive Health Woodland

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Address?? Franciscan Physician Network
? ??8865 West 400 North Suite 155
????Michigan City,?IN?46360

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Hours??Days

Calendar??Full-Time;?40.00/week

Education?High School Diploma/ GED Required

WHAT WE NEED

A multi-tasker who can move mountains

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

High quality health care doesn’t just happen. It requires the assistance of a person who can follow the directions of a doctor or RN while also making the patient feel comfortable. The ability to give the same level of attention and detail to each and every patient. It’s a bit of a juggling act but if you think you have the skills then we need to talk.

 

Do you pride yourself on your empathy with patients? Are you a whiz at getting a patient ready for an exam or test? Do you value working in a faith-filled environment? Are you good at accurately recording patient stats and handling test results? If you said yes, you’re just what we need in a Medical Assistant.

WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Prepare examination and treatment areas.
  • Prepare patient for examination, treatment, and procedures.
  • Document care of patient via electronic medical record.
  • Collect, complete and process lab specimens and required paperwork.
  • Prepare, administer medications and immunizations, under the supervision of RN/Provider.
  • Process sample medications, prescriptions, and refills as directed.
  • Provide patient education.
  • Assist provider with screening and follow-up with patient test results.
  • Expedite referrals to other health care providers.
  • Route phone calls.
  • Check medications for expiration dates and proper labels.

WHAT IT TAKES TO SUCCEED

  • Ability to follow well-defined instructions and comply with regulations, standards and procedures
  • Ability to maintain effective working relationships with patients, physicians, and other office staff
  • Talking to others to convey information effectively while using active listening skills
  • Ability to display empathy while multi-tasking in a fast-paced environment
  • High attention to detail with strong organizational and analytical skills


WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

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0-1 Years Experience

License(s):

Certification(s): Basic Life Support Program

Travel:?Never or Rarely

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EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

It is the policy of Franciscan Alliance to provide equal employment to its employees and qualified applicants for employment as otherwise required by an applicable local, state or Federal law.?Franciscan Alliance reserves a Right of Conscience objection in the event local, state or Federal ordinances that violate its values and the free exercise of its religious rights. Franciscan Alliance is committed to equal employment opportunity.

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Company Description:

Franciscan Health is one of the largest Catholic health care systems in the Midwest employing a work force greater than 18,000. With 14 hospitals and a number of nationally recognized Centers of Health Care Excellence, Franciscan Health takes pride in providing convenient, comprehensive care for our patients and the community we serve.  For 140 years, Franciscan Health has stayed true to our founding mission to care for everyone who comes through our doors. Each day, throughout the halls of our hospitals, we embrace our Franciscan Tradition by walking in the footsteps of St. Francis, who left behind his worldly possessions to care for all of those in need.