Sanford Health Medical Assistant (MA) Sponsorship Application in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Job Title: Medical Assistant (MA) Sponsorship Application | Multi-City

City: Fargo

State: Multi-State

Department : HR TALENT MANAGEMENT

JOB SUMMARY

Sanford Health is dedicated to the work of health and healing. Everyday, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. Certified Medical Assistants (CMAs) have a growing presence in healthcare. The Medical Assistant (MA) Sponsorship is financial assistance to support tuition and other expenses while you progress through your school MA program. Upon graduation, Sanford and the sponsored student will partner for a full time employment commitment at Sanford Health as an CMA in an area of need for two years.

Certified Medical Assistant Duties include but are not limited to:

• Obtaining vital signs

• Preparing patients for examinations

• Collaborating with the interprofessional health care team to provide the best outcomes for patients

• Observing and reporting patient's signs or symptoms

• Administering medications within scope of practice

Sanford Health would love to help you achieve your career goals as a CMA.

DEPARTMENT DETAILS

When completing your application, please submit a short essay defining your desire to become an MA, including why you are ready to commit to Sanford for two years working as a full time MA upon graduation from an accredited Medical Assistant program.

QUALIFICATIONS

Must be accepted into a MA program. Commit to working 2 years full time as an MA after graduation. Must maintain a GPA that meets program requirements and show forward progression through the program of study. Grades must be submitted on a semester basis. Must sign a contract before payments are processed. Must commit to participating in Sanford Check-Ins (email, phone, or in person) during program of study.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

Adheres to legal regulations and organizational policies when discussing patient health information. Completes tasks and inspires confidence in leaders by demonstrating honesty and integrity. Delivers written and oral communications that engage audience participants, respond to their questions and concerns, and produce specific outcomes and impact. Follows direction in relation to the time and effort needed to achieve work objectives. Operates and maintains medical equipment based on specific policies. Responsible for promoting a safe environment for patients, families, staff, residents, and visitors and working collaboratively with the multi-disciplinary health care team to provide the best outcomes for patients. Performs age related patient assessments and nursing interventions. Offers effective feedback to patient and family members regarding health.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing.

Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve.

We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth.

We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases.

We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities.

We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet.

If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application,

please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

City: Multi-City

State: Multi-State

Job Function: Students and Interns

Job Schedule: PRN

Shift: Varies

Req Number: req27907