Mercy Medical Center Clinton Certified Medical Assistant, Internal Medicine in United States
The Certified Medical Assistant provides general support to physicians for patient care and examinations, including exam preparation and lab work. This position is also responsible for supporting the functions of the front desk area.
Education and Training: Education equivalent to completion of high school.
Certification and Licensure: Certification as a Medical Assistant from one of the following accredited agencies: Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) from American Medical Technologists, certification as a Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) from American Association of Medical Assistants, Medical Assistant from National Center for Competency Testing, or CCMA from National Health career Association.
Skills : CPT and ICD9/10 codes
The principles, methods, materials, equipment and technique used to perform laboratory analysis
The basic principles, methods and techniques used to administer injections to adults and pediatric patients
The safety precautions required in laboratory work including universal precaution
Experience : Prior MA and/or patient care experience is strongly preferred. Experience with the EMR AthenaNet is preferred.
Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion
Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 22 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.
Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.
Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation, serving diverse communities that include more than 30 million people across 22 states. Trinity Health includes 94 hospitals, as well as 109 continuing care locations that include PACE programs, senior living facilities, and home care and hospice services. Its continuing care programs provide nearly 2.5 million visits annually.
Based in Livonia, Mich., and with annual operating revenues of $17.6 billion and assets of $24.7 billion, the organization returns $1.1 billion to its communities annually in the form of charity care and other community benefit programs. Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues, including 7,800 employed physicians and clinicians.
Committed to those who are poor and underserved in its communities, Trinity Health is known for its focus on the country's aging population. As a single, unified ministry, the organization is the innovator of Senior Emergency Departments, the largest not-for-profit provider of home health care services — ranked by number of visits — in the nation, as well as the nation’s leading provider of PACE (Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly) based on the number of available programs. For more information, visit www.trinity-health.org . You can also follow @TrinityHealthMI on Twitter.