Health Care Assistant

Job description

Position Summary

This position is recruiting a back office medical assistant in the MSU Health Team's Sports Medicine Clinic. Daily job duties include, but are not limited to: prepare examination rooms, record patient history, take chief complaints, obtain vital signs, perform and assist with procedures and work referral buckets; coordinate diagnostic tests and obtain authorizations.

Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills

Knowledge normally acquired through a high school education; six months to one year of related and progressively more responsible or expansive work experience in a medical office setting with medical terminology; knowledge and experience performing routine health assessment tests and obtaining vital signs; experience with electronic medical record systems and patient scheduling systems; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Must be a certified medical assistant with current certification, which must be maintained for the duration of employment.

Desired Qualifications

Experience in the clinical setting; ability to multi-task and cross cover positions; a team player; background and experience with health insurance and authorization requirements; orthopedic background and experience.

Required Application Materials

Certification: Certified Medical Assistant

Work Hours


Summary of Health Risks

Duties associated with this position include: exposure to human blood, serum, tissue and other body fluids; and materials covered under Universal Precautions; TB risk or work within three feet of patients in a health care setting; wear a respirator.






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Posted: 6/14/2017
Application Due: 7/19/2017
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