Medical Assistant

Urgent Care - Front Royal - 507509 Front Royal, Virginia Full-Time


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Please Note: To protect our patients, our workforce and our community, Valley Health is requiring that all newly hired employees and internal transfers (current employees requesting internal transfers) must have received at least one COVID-19 vaccination dose. Newly hired Applicants (those not currently employed by Valley Health) who have been offered a position will have to provide documentation of their vaccination status at the time of their Employee Health appointment. For internal transfers, Employee Health will contact you if they have questions around your vaccination status. Valley Health has a process for applicants who have been offered a position to request an exemption or deferral for medical or religious reasons. To search for vaccine locations, visit vaccines.gov.

Description

  • Entity: Valley Regional Enterprises
  • Shift: Day

Who We Are

Valley Health System is a not-for-profit network of hospitals, urgent cares, physician practices, and services. Expanding across Virginia, West Virginia, and Maryland, we are devoted to the health of all who call our 18-county area home.

A vital resource for healthcare, we are the region’s largest employer, a dependable community partner, and are at the leading edge of clinical innovations.

We are looking for passionate, innovative, and caring people who will each bring their unique skills and perspectives to our workplace.

What You Will Do:

Under the supervision of the OH Coordinator, the medical assistant performs routine patient and provider needs which include but are not limited to: Obtain vital signs, has awareness of abnormalities and notifies appropriate parties. Complete physician orders, set up and assist with minor procedures, educate patients on their healthcare needs, prioritize phone calls, perform dressing changes, phlebotomy, provide spirometry tests, drug screens, audiogram and limited medication administration, credentialing permitting. Competent in computer data entry skills and use of software applications related to Occupational Health. Maintains safe environment and reports any problems. Supports the Valley Health mission statement and the individual entity’s mission statement. Supports new policies and procedures. Assists when requested in performance improvement studies.

What You Will Bring:

Education

High School Diploma or GED required

Experience
Previous Office, Urgent Care or Emergency experience an asset

Certification & Licensures
BLS Certification (Basic Life Support) - American Heart ‘Healthcare Provider’ (HCP) - AHA approved required *
Certification by the Commonwealth of Virginia's Board of Nursing as a nursing assistant or certification by the Commonwealth of Virginia’s Board of Nursing as a medical assistant preferred * New hires must have American Heart Association (AHA) appropriate certification prior to completion of orientation.

Qualifications
• The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span, possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patient's status, and interpret the appropriate information needed in order to provide care for the age group of patients served

What You Will Get:

- Competitive salary
- Flexible scheduling
- Health Insurance
- Paid Time Off
- Wellness Program
- Tuition Assistance
- Retirement Plan
- Life Insurance

*some benefits are subject to change due to job status

We celebrate, support, and thrive on our differences for the benefit of our employees, our patients, and the communities we serve.
We are neighbors caring for neighbors, and our goal is always to help those we serve get well, feel well, and stay well.

EOE

Criminal Background Checks
VA State Police and/or WV State Background and Fingerprinting (WV Cares) (applicable state)
3rd party Background Check

FLSA Classification
Non-exempt

Grade
108

Physical Demands
17 A Medical Technician/Other Technicians/Assistants