Medical Assistant

Glen Cove, New York  | Medical Assistant

Description

Position at Northwell Health | GoHealth Urgent Care

In a collaborative manner, the Medical Assistant will provide support to the Medical Providers, Radiologic Technologist, and patients through a variety of tasks, including but not limited to patient care management, organization and communication.  

The Medical Assistant completes all activities accurately, with high quality and in a timely manner while living our vision and mission to become the urgent care Partner of choice by re-defining value and access to quality care through: an effortless experience, a culture of care, and seamlessly integrating with our partners and communities. This vision is achieved through our five core values of Collaboration, Innovation, Diversity and Inclusion, Integrity and Accountability.

Job Requirements

 Education

  • High School diploma or equivalent required
  • Graduate of a Medical Assisting Program preferred

 Work Experience

  • Medical Assistant experience preferred
  • 5+ years of experience or (medical) military experience in lieu of required certifications listed below

Required Licenses/Certifications

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) required or must be obtained within 6 months of hire.
  • One of the following certifications is required (or must obtain within 6 month of hire):
    • CCMA- Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (verified through NHA, National Healthcareer Association)
    • CMA- Certified Medical Assistant (verified through AAMA, American Association of Medical Assistant)
    • RMA- Registered Medical Assistant (verified through AMT, American Medical Technologists)
    • NCMA- National Certified Medical Assistant (verified through NCCT, National Center for Competency Testing)