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Certified Medical Assistant, Midwives St. Mary's Chicago, Full Time

Date: Aug 7, 2019

Location: Chicago, IL, US, 60622

Company: Presence Health

Requisition ID: 65298

Ministry:  Presence St Mary Hosp SMEMC

Location: Presence St Mary Chicago

Location Address:
2233 West Division Street, Chicago, IL  60622 United States (US)

 

   

Department: 20800265 Midwives PSMEMC 

Daily Hours: 8
Standard Hours: 36
Employment Status: Full-time 
Employment Type: Regular 
Shift: Rotating
FLSA: N

 

Certified Medical Assistant provides both clinical and administrative support to Amita Health Medical Group.

 Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Conducts a history of the patient’s condition and performs relevant aspects of a physical assessment, including vital signs, pain scale, height, weight, menstrual status, tetanus status, etc.
  • Performs diagnostic testing, including but not limited to point of care tests, peak flows, oxygen saturation, audiograms, 12-lead EKG, spirometry, drug and alcohol testing, and vision  testing.
  • Performs throat swabbing, ear lavaging, phlebotomy, application of splints and posterior molds, and PPD placement and reading.
  • Administers medications orally, topically and by injection according to standard medication administration principles including proper dosages, routes, and contraindications.
  • Assists the physician in performing procedures by preparing the required instruments and equipment, assisting during surgical procedures and acting as an attendant during examinations.

Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED required. Associates degree is preferred.   
  • Successful completion of an accredited medical assisting program is required.
  • One to three years of patient care or medical assistance experience preferred.                                           
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office software is needed.
  • Certification as a Medical Assistant is required or must be obtained within 3 months of hire date.
  •  Current CPR certification is required or must be completed within the 90-day probationary period.

Business Unit: Presence St Mary Hosp SMEMC
Department Name: Midwives PSMEMC

Job Function: Professional Services 


Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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