Job ID: 299381

Medical Assistant - Urgent Care

Kingsland, Georgia

Regular / Rotating

We Are Hiring

As a Certified Medical Assistant at our Kingsland Urgent Care you will be responsible for providing compassionate timely care for our Urgent Care patients. The ideal Medical Assistant will enjoy working in a fast-paced office environment and be skilled in triage. 

 

 

Why join Ascension?  

  • Compensation/Benefits: At Ascension, we care for the people who are the foundation of our work to fulfill our mission: our associates. We offer a comprehensive benefit package inclusive of medical, dental, vision, retirement, and generous PTO.  Associates can also take advantage of other great benefits like tuition reimbursement or adoption assistance.

 

Shift: Clinic is open: Mon-Fri 7:30-7:30p, Sat 8:30-5p, Sun 10-4p. Schedule will rotate

 

What you will do:  

 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Assist with treatments ordered by physician as supervised by physician or registered nurse. Perform select clinical duties.
  • Interview patients, measure vital signs, and records information on patients' charts. Prepare treatment rooms for examination of patients.
  • Perform basic clerical duties including answering the phone, maintaining records, and filing.
  • Perform basic materials management functions to include ordering and stocking of supplies. Assists with maintaining a clean and orderly environment.

 

What you will need:  

** PLEASE INCLUDE MA CERTIFICATION ON APPLICATION AND ON RESUME TO ENSURE TIMELY PROCESS OF APPLICATION ** 

  • Required Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire.
    • Certified or Registered Medical Assistant. 
    • National Medical Assistant (MA) Certification - CMA (Cert. Medical Assistant), RMA (Registered Medical Assistant)/AAMA Cert. (American Association of Medical Assistants).  AAMA, AMT, AMCA, NAHP, NCCT and NHA are acceptable certification sites.
  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • Completion of GA X-Ray Certification preferred.

Education: Diploma or GED required.

 

Work Experience: 

  • 3+ years’ experience as Certified Medical Assistant.
  • BMO or GA X-ray Safety Certification required within 90 days of hire,
  • Urgent Care experience preferred

 

 

 

 

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. Vincent's Healthcare (SVHC) will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.
 
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement

To comply with federal regulations of the Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA), all employees are required to complete an Employment Eligibility Verification form (I-9).  This law applies to all hired individuals regardless of schedule and hours, including volunteers and students. 
 

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