Avera CL - MEDICAL ASSISTANT in Sioux Falls, South Dakota
JOB SUMMARY: Maintains physician, patient and office schedules. Schedules patient appointments, chemotherapy treatment, infusions, and medical tests as ordered. Provides needed information and instruction to the patient regarding their upcoming appointments and ancillary testing. Reviews, adjusts, and blocks the patient, physician and chemotherapy schedules to accommodate patient appointment flow and physician commitments. Provide high quality patient care to patients under the supervision of the provider. Must be able to multi-task efficiently while working in a fast-paced, interruptive environment and have the ability to adapt to change quickly.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
· Graduate of a Medical Assistant program with an Associate's degree or technical degree preferred.
· Six months to one year related experience and/or training preferred.
CERTIFICATION, LICENSURE, and/or REGISTRATIONS:
· Medical Assistant Registration from the SD Board of Medical Examiners office required.
· National Certification as a Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) through the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) or National Registration as a Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) through the American Medical Technologist (AMT) or National Certification as a Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) through the National Health Career Association or Nationally Certified Medical Assistant (NCMA) through the National Center Competency Testing (NCCT) or National Certification as a Clinical Medical Assistant (CMAC) through the American Medical Certification Association (AMCA) required.