Medical Assistant

The US Oncology Network
Winchester, VA
Oct 28, 2020
Oct 30, 2020
Full Time
Position SummaryShenandoah Oncology is looking for an energetic and personable Medical Assistant to join our team! Our Medical Assistant is responsible for assisting Physicians and Advanced Practice Providers with patient care duties in a clinical environment. This position promotes efficient patient flow and patient care (ie exams and procedures) and performs clinic support tasks including miscellaneous clerical tasks. Essential duties and responsibilities include (but not limited to): Escorts patients to and from exam rooms, physician offices, and treatment room as appropriate. Records patient data prior to each physician visit, including but not limited to, vital signs, height, weight, allergies, and medication changes. Prepares and stocks exam/treatment rooms and orders supplies as needed. Assists physicians with exams and procedures as requested. Maintains all exam/treatment room disinfection protocols. Informs physician of patient reschedules and no shows. Performs other administrative duties, ie typing, filing faxing, chart preparation, reception, etc., as requested by supervisor or physician. Maintains patient confidentiality. Minimum qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent required. Certificate of graduation from an accredited program for Medical Assistants preferred. 0-3 years experience as a Medical Assistant or Nursing Assistant, preferably at least one year in oncology. Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required within 3 months of hire. The US Oncology Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.