Cook Children's Physician Network is looking for a friendly and energetic Medical Assistant (MA) to functions in a dual clinical and clerical capacity within the outpatient practice setting. When performing clinical duties, the Medical Assistant will function under the clinical supervision of the provider in physician practice or clinic setting, assisting in the preparation and delivery of ambulatory patient care as directed by the provider(s) and other licensed clinical personnel. Clinical duties are skillfully and consistently performed per established clinical policy and procedure. Clerical duties are performed under the direct supervision of the practice manager or supervisor, including assisting with the overall management of daily patient flow: greeting patients, patient check-in procedures, scheduling appointments and referrals, promptly managing phone calls, and patient check-out procedures. Data entry skills are required of all aspects of this role, as each patient encounter is entered into an electronic medical record (EMR).
Either a graduate of an accredited school of medical assisting or a current national MA certification.
Minimum 1-year experience in outpatient pediatric practice/clinic required or equivalent family practice outpatient physician practice experience.
New Grads are welcome in offices with preceptors or in offices where a preceptor arrangement has been made.
National certification preferred.
Current BLS required.
This position works the front and back office.
Promise It's a strong word that everyone understands, especially kids.
At Cook Children's, we've made a promise to improve the health of every child in our region. All of our employees come to work every day with that promise in mind, guiding them as they help our patients and their families get better and stay healthy.We know that team members come in all shapes and sizes. That's why we search for employees who know that being a true team player means never being too big to listen to the smallest member of the team.