Clinic Administrative Medical Assistant

Location
Fairfax, VA
Salary
Commensurate with education and experience.
Posted
Nov 03, 2021
Closes
Dec 14, 2021
Ref
STF10537
Industry
Education
Hours
Full Time
Clinic Administrative Medical Assistant

The George Mason University, Student Health Services Department invites applications for a part-time Clinic Administrative Medical Assistant position. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.

About the Department:

Student Health Services (SHS) provides health care services at George Mason University. SHS provides primary care services and health promotion to eligible students at George Mason University, including but not limited to, initial and follow up assessment, history taking, physical exam of patients, utilization of differential diagnosis, appropriate interventions, consultations and referrals as indicated, and basic emergency treatment and stabilization. Staff provide services to faculty, staff, and visitors on an as needed basis.

About the Position:

The Clinic Administrative Medical Assistant supports the efforts of all three SHS clinic locations and shares day-to-day administrative and clinical responsibilities at the Arlington, Prince William, and Fairfax SHS Campus locations.

Responsibilities:

  • Supports students in need of health care services, provides excellent and exemplary customer service to both internal staff and external customers and represents SHS as a liaison between medical staff/visitors and front desk;
  • Directly supports SHS mission by, answering phones, scheduling appointments, checking students in and out of the clinic, communicating with nursing staff to maintain good patient flow, providing medical records scanning and maintenance, and by providing administrative support to the Business Manager, Clinic Coordinator, Associate Administrative Director, Associate Medical Director and Executive Director as assigned;
  • Participates on committees as designated, which may include, Risk Management, Infection Control, and SHS New Hire Interviews. The clinic administrative medical assistant provides input for policy and procedure process changes or revisions to the Clinic Coordinator;
  • May support the nursing team by completing patient intakes and other clinical duties in times of unexpected staffing shortages.


Required Qualifications:

  • Medical Assistant certification or equivocal medical/first responder training and experience (for example, but not limited to EMT, Paramedic, Military Medic, etc.)
  • At least one year of medical office experience in a hospital, outpatient medical practice, or other health care setting
  • Basic understanding of medical terminology
  • Experience with phlebotomy
  • Basic computer knowledge and skills, including Microsoft office, Excel and Outlook
  • Knowledge of Electronic Medical Records
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills with ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously


Preferred Qualifications:

  • AAMA or AMT certification
  • Basic knowledge of Adolescent and Adult Immunization requirements
  • Experience with administering EKGs
  • Experience with administering nebulizer treatments
  • Experience in payment handling, patient check-in and patient out procedures
  • Ability to prioritize and to facilitate collaboration & team work
  • Healthcare Provider BLS certification


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For full consideration, applicants must apply at https://jobs.gmu.edu/ ; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.
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Great Careers Begin at Mason!

George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report "Up and Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.

Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.

If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at jobs.gmu.edu/!

George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition.
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George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.

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