Medical Assistant

Gresham, Oregon  | Medical Assistant

Description

Position at Legacy 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 required
  • Graduate of a Medical Assisting Program required

 Work Experience

  • Medical Assistant experience preferred
  • Front Desk experience preferred

Required Licenses/Certifications

  • One of the following certifications is required (or must obtain within 6 month of hire):
    • CMA- Certified Medical Assistant (verified through AAMA, American Association of Medical Assistants)
    • RMA- Registered Medical Assistant (verified through AMT, American Medical Technologists)
    • NCMA- National Certified Medical Association (verified through NCCT, National Center for Competency Testing)
    • ABR-OE- Assessment-Based Recognition in Order Entry (verified through AAMA, American Association of Medical Assistants

 Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required

  • Basic Medical Assistant duties
  • Ability to type quickly, basic computer knowledge
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Detail oriented, able to rely on experience and judgment to perform a variety of tasks, participate on a team, and accomplish goals
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to interact and treat all persons with fairness, respect and sensitivity to cultural/social difference