Medical Assistant, Certified

Location
North Carolina, United States
Posted
20 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
20 Jan 2019
Ref
401500889
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

Duke University Health System- Duke Cancer Center- seeks to hire Medical Assistants, Certified who will embrace our mission of Advancing Health Together.

Clinic/Profile:

Duke Children's Hospital is ranked among the top children’s hospitals nationally in nine specialties by U.S. News & World Report and provides care for thousands of patients annually

Areas looking for knowledgeable Medical Assistants:

  •  Children's Hospital Triage Services

Work Hours & Shifts:

  • Full-Time Day Shifts

Job Summary:

CMA’s/RMAs perform routine administrative and patient care supportive duties in a triage practice.  

Administrative duties may include but are not limited to the following:

  • Answer telephones
  • Greet patients
  • Update and file patient medical records
  • Fill out insurance forms
  • Handle correspondence
  • Schedule appointments
  • Arrange for hospital admissions
  • Arrange for laboratory services
  • Handle billing and bookkeeping.
  • Perform other administrative duties as directed.

Knowledge, Skills, Education, and Experience Required:
 
Certification or Registration by AAMA or AMT is required.
  
Duke Health Highlights:

In addition to our three hospitals, Duke Health has an extensive, geographically dispersed network of outpatient facilities that include primary care offices, urgent care centers, multi-specialty clinics and outpatient surgery centers. 

Requisition Number 401500889
Location Durham
Duke Entity DUKE HOSPITAL
Job Code 4261 MEDICAL ASSISTANT, CERTIFIED
Job Family Level C1
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-exempt
Full Time / Part Time FULL TIME
Regular / Temporary Regular
Shift First/Day

Minimum Qualifications

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. 

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas—an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values. 

Essential Physical Job Functions:

Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

Education

Level I -- Graduation from accredited Medical Assistant program strongly preferred. High school or GED graduation required. Level II -- Graduation from a medical assistant program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) or the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES) strongly preferred. High school or GED graduation required. Level III -- Graduation from a medical assistant program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) or the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES) strongly preferred. High school or GED graduation required.

Experience

Level I -- No experience required. Level II -- Must have at least 1 year of clinical experience as a Medical Assistant in a clinical setting. Level III -- Must have at least 3 years of clinical experience as a Medical Assistant in a clinical setting. Note: 1 year of experience will be provided for an Associate degree in Medical Assisting. General Ladder Statement: In addition to the education and experience noted, applicants must meet all requirements set forth in the Medical Assistant, Certified (CMA/RMA) Ladder Program document for Levels II and III.

Degrees, Licensures, Certifications

Level I -- Certification by AAMA or AMT required. BLS required. Level II -- Certification by AAMA or AMT required. Certification by AAMA preferred. BLS required. Level III -- Certification by AAMA or AMT required. Certification by AAMA preferred. BLS required.

Auto req ID

105565BR