CMA - Medical Assistant - Sheldon Clinic - FT Days
Company: Sanford Health
Posted on: January 15, 2022
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With over 224 clinic locations and 46 medical centers, Sanford
Health is one of the largest and fastest-growing not-for-profit
health systems in the United States. If you re looking to start or
further develop your career in healthcare, join our ambulatory
nursing care team which sees 5. 2 million clinic and outpatient
visits every year. Our workplace culture focuses on treating
patients and co-workers like family.
Facility: Sanborn Clinic
Location: Sanborn, IA
Address: 321 Main St, Sanborn, IA 51248, USA
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 36.00
Starting Rate: $17.00 (based upon applicable experience)
We re seeking a caring, responsible, and empathetic Medical
Assistant (MA/CMA) who will be involved in assisting with patient
care for all ages in an ambulatory setting. The Medical Assistant
will be an advocate for the patient s needs by collaborating with
both the patient and their care team to ensure that the patient is
comfortable throughout their healthcare journey at Sanford. As a
Medical Assistant, you can look forward to creating strong bonds
with your patients and co-workers and have multiple opportunities
for growth and development.
Collects subjective and objective health status data from the
patient or caregiver and communicates data to healthcare
Follows through on the patient s plan of care under the direction
of the provider
Communicates the provider s written instructions for care to the
patient, or caregiver
Participates in care for patients, across the lifespan, in all
phases of preventative care, health maintenance, treatment, and
follow-up as patients move in and out of care settings
Obtains vital signs, prepares patients for examinations, observes
and reports patient s signs or symptoms, and performs point of care
Must be a graduate of a recognized Medical Assistant program.
Prior experience in a healthcare setting is preferred.
Nationally certified or registered as a Medical Assistant (MA).
Certification (CMA) obtained through a nationally approved
certification program for medical assistant, including but not
limited to: American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA),
Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) through the National
HealthCareer Association (NHA), Clinical Medical Assistant
Certification (CMAC) through the American Medical Certification
Association (AMCA), or National Certified Medical Assistant (NCMA)
through the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT), etc.
Registration (RMA) obtained through the American Medical
Technologists (AMT) also acceptable.
Additional state requirements include: North Dakota (ND)
registration as an MAIII through the ND Board of Nursing. MAs
working within Minnesota (MN), Iowa (IA), South Dakota (SD) and
Oregon (OR) do not require state registration.
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required within six months
of employment. Re-certification as required.
Sanford Health offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying
full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a
variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance,
vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan,
work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To review
your benefit eligibility, visit https://sanfordhealth.jobs/benefits
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 email@example.com .
Sanford Health has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer
will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening
as a condition of employment.
Job Function: Nursing
Req Number: R-85370
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