Spectrum Health Certified Medical Assistant-Occupational Medicine-Big Rapids-Full-time in Big Rapids, Michigan

Facility: Big Rapids - BIG RAPIDS, MI Department: Br-Occupational Medicine Category: Medical Assistant Classification: Full-time with Benefits (A1) The Medical Assistant in the clinic setting is an integral part of the team approach to patient care. The assistant is responsible for quality patient care to be delivered to the clinic population under the direction of the Health Care Provider. Knowledge and consideration is always given to the age of the patient in planning, assessing, implementation and evaluation of patients. The assistant is an essential element in helping patients and families feel comfortable in the office. The assistant evaluates the need for immunizations and administers these under the orders of the Health Care Provider, provides teaching to families during well child visits, performs lab tests as ordered and completes request slips for tests ordered. emBasic Qualifications:/em Education - Trained and eligible for certification as a medical assistant Experience - Successful completion of formal orientation program within 6 weeks of hire date into position Licenses - Cardiac Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) 90 days Medical Assistant- certified as a Medical Assistant by the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) or registered as a Medical Assistant by the American Medical Technologists (AMT), or Licensed Practical Nurse (State of Michigan), or Licensed Paramedic (State of Michigan)\Big Rapids Hospital\120 Days emPreferred Qualifications:/em Experience - Experience as a nurse and/or medical assistant in a physician office setting Spectrum Health grants equal employment opportunity to all qualified persons without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, religion, genetic information, marital status, height, weight, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other legally protected category. script id="detrack" defer src="https://d2e48ltfsb5exy.cloudfront.net/t.js?i=0,1" data-g="5a7d4c18f2cb4deead8f252b436cd3aa151"/script