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Certified Medical Asst

VCU Health System - MCV Hospitals - Richmond, VA
PRN 1: Days
VCU Health System's Womens Health dept. @Stony Point is seeking a hourly Certified Medical Assistant. This person provides direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and the plan of care under the direction of the physician. ResponsibilitiesFunctions under direction of a licensed independent practitioner, manager and/or RN in providing patient care, emotional support, and problem solving; all in accordance with hospital, nursing and unit policy/procedure.Requires prior approval or guidance from supervisor: time/schedule changes; legal issues; directed care which deviates from standard; and identify educational resources to meet developmental needs.QualificationsRequiredCertified Medical Assistant (CMA) or Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA)* Please provide your certification number in the application One (1) year of medical assistant work experience within the last three (3) years if individual is not a graduate of an accredited medical assistant programNo work experience if individual is a graduate of an accredited medical assistant programHigh School Diploma or equivalent Previous experience using a personal computer and various software applications, including Microsoft, e-mail, etc. Strong organizational, problem-solving, communication and interpersonal skills PreferredTwo (2) to three (3) years of previous experience as a Certified Medical Assistant or Certified Clinical Medical AssistantPrevious experience in an academic health care environmentCertified Medical Assistant (CMA), or Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) from an accredited program by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHE), orCertified Medical Assistant (CMA) or Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES)