Medical Assistant Cert - Urgent Care
$1,000 Sign on bonus for eligible, experienced Medical Assistant's!
This is a Full time day shift position working as a Certified Medical Assistant at the Urgent Care on Orange Grove Rd.
Performs patient care activities under the supervision of a provider. Assists providers with medical procedures and office administrative processes as required.
Position Qualifications/Minimum Requirements
Education: "Required: High School diploma/GED, and graduation from an accredited Medical Assistant Program
(Note: If hired prior to 4/1/2021, equivalent experience is allowed in lieu of HS diploma/GED).
OR Current Certified Medical Assistant as noted in License/Certification section of these Position Requirements."
Experience: Preferred: Six (6) months experience in a medical practice setting or completion of externship program at NH.
Skills: Appropriate prioritization while achieving safety and quality in a high volume environment; Engaging and effective communication and service skills; Adherence to policy and procedures; Process improvement oriented; Self-initiative to assist with whatever is needed.
Licenses/Certifications: "Required: American Heart Association (AHA) or American Red Cross(ARC) BLS certification.
Within 90 days of hire date, must have one of these certifications: Current CMA (Certified Medical Assistant) issued by AAMA, CCMA (Certified Clinical Medical Assistant) issued by NHA, NCMA (National Certified Medical Assistant) issued by NCCT or, the RMA (Registered Medical Assistant) issued by AMT."
Northwest Medical Center is comprised of a 300-bed hospital, three urgent care facilities, a freestanding emergency center and a large physician group, offering you a variety of settings in which to work. Every location is dedicated to providing safe, quality patient care, but more than that is the commitment to employees. It strives to provide a culture of teamwork, respect and appreciation for all staff, whether they care for patients directly or work in a support role. With employee appreciation celebrations throughout the year, opportunities for growth and the satisfaction that you are part of a hospital leading the way with accessible, convenient healthcare in Tucson, Northwest is a great place to work. NMC is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.