Department/Position Overview: This position will join the healthcare team in our Medical Assistant team to provide excellent healthcare under the guidance of RN, LPN and/or Practice Manager. Ideal candidate will have a minimum of one year of experience working in a healthcare setting or as an EMT. Duties will include patient care under the direction of Practice Manager, RN or LPN. We would prefer a candidate who has Phlebotomy experience and experience in electronic medical records (EMR). Candidate must be a registered or certified Medical Assistant.
Facility Highlights: Sentara Medical Group consists of over 300 practices throughout Hampton Roads, Northern Virginia and Northeastern North Carolina. We offer a variety of award winning practices and care such as family/internal medicine, pediatrics and several specialties including cardiology, neurology, orthopedics and many more! Our care teams are constantly striving to meet the needs of our community by not only providing the highest level of personalized, quality care but also to implement new technology such as MDLIVE. Our Medical Groups are committed to creating a positive patient experience and improving healthcare every day!
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Join our team, where we are committed to quality healthcare, improving health every day and providing opportunity for training, development and growth!
Perform patient care and administrative/clerical related tasks and procedures based on training, education, and competency evaluations, and as delegated by and under the direction/supervision of the Physician, Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant (NP/PA), Registered Nurse (RN), or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
High School Grad or Equivalent
Required: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below
Preferred: Related - License
Required: Cert Medical Assistant, Reg Medical Asst
Preferred: Basic Life Support
Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below
Minimum of one year experience in a healthcare setting or one year experience as an EMT, Paramedic, and/or Corpsman preferred. Phlebotomy experience preferred, plus experience with electronic medical records. Certified Medical Assistant or Registered Medical Assistant required. Existing Medical Assistants hired prior to 12/1/14 may obtain the Cert MA or Reg MA certification or obtain the Assessment Based Recognition Order Entry (ABR-OE) prior to 6/30/15. BLS required within 90 days of hire.