Position: Credentialed Medical Assistant
The essential duties and responsibilities of a Credentialed Medical Assistant for the Rex Hematology/Oncology Department includes:
-Maintaining an environment of safety for patients, self and others
-Participating in all safety practices as required by the department by adhering to the institution and department policies, procedures and regulatory standards
-Providing direct patient care under the delegation of licensed nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and physicians and documenting any care provided in the patient's medical record
-Collaborating with the nurses and providers to implement a plan of care and reinforce patient education
-Administering medication per role and pharmacy approval
-Assisting with and operating equipment as required by the assigned patient population
-Performing administrative functions as required by the department
-Accepting supervision and training from the RNs, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and physicians to establish and maintain clinical competencies required by the department
-Contributing to performance improvement activities
Other duties may be assigned.
Candidate is required to have graduated from an accredited certified medical assisting program, have a Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) certification and be credentialed by at least one of the following organizations: The American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) as a CMA, The National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) as a NCMA, The National Healthcare Association (NHA) as a CCMA and/or The American Medical Technologist (AMT) as a RMA.
It is preferred that the candidate have experience in a clinical medical office and have oncology experience.
Primary Location: Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
Department: REXH-15100-Rex Hematology/Oncology Assoc
Shift: Day Job