Job: Medical Assistant/Certified Medical Assistant

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Pay: $13 to $18.80/hour

Wage is based on years of experience in a CMA role

Posted: 05/23/2017

Job Status: Full Time

Job Description

Wickenburg Community Hospital is a non-profit Critical Access Hospital. Established in 1926 and like the tenacious Western spirit that built Wickenburg, our Community Hospital and Clinics are committed to quality health and wellness services where the patient, family and community come first. We are committed to being the world-class health and wellness leader for all communities we serve.

Skills / Requirements

This MA/CMA's are responsible for assisting Providers with medical treatment of patients within a patient-centered philosophy. 

Our MA/CMA's are integral to our hospital and are responsible for a number of functions such as verifying insurance availability and insurance requirements regarding prior authorization for treatment. It is vital that our MA/CMA's maintain integrity and confidentiality of records at all times and that they assist clinical staff in assuring that records are complete. 

Position Summary:

  • Perform back office procedures
  • Take vital signs and prepare patient for exams                                 
  • Answer and triage phone calls from patients, enter documentation in EHR and maintain patient’s confidentiality
  • Administer medical/injection, call prescriptions to pharmacy, assist providers as needed.
  • Work closely with providers and assist in procedures as needed.
  • Positive interaction with staff and patients.
  • Sterilization of instruments, stock exam rooms, and any other duties as directed

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Medical Assistant, Certified Medical Assistant and/or Registered MA
  • Will consider Medical Assistants who must get Certified within 3 months of Hire
  • Experience in an Ambulatory Care setting required for some CMA positions 
  • Medical Terminology 
  • Computer skills 

In addition to the functions described above, this role may include other responsibilities and duties as assigned on occasion, based upon WCH needs or requirements.

Important Notes

Wickenburg Community Hospital is proud to be a 100% tobacco free campus!

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