May 08, 2021

Certified Medical Asst

  • VCU Health System
  • Richmond, VA, USA

Job Description

Stony Point Dermatology clinic at 9109 Stony Point Drive is searching for a dynamic Certified Medical Assistant to join our team.
  • The chief objective of this position:

    • 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.
  • Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire:

    • Current Medical Assistant Certification through a recognized national professional association such as, the American Association of Medical Assistants, the American Medical Technologists, The National Association of Healthcare Professions, the American Registry of Medical Assistants, or the National Healthcare Association.
  • Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment:

    • Current Medical Assistant Certification through a recognized national professional association such as, the American Association of Medical Assistants, the American Medical Technologists, The National Association of Healthcare Professions, the American Registry of Medical Assistants, or the National Healthcare Association.
  • Experience REQUIRED:

    • One (1) year of medical assistant work experience within the last three (3) years if individual is not a graduate of a medical assistant program
    • No work experience if individual is a graduate of a medical assistant program
    • Previous experience using a personal computer and various software applications, including Microsoft, e-mail, etc.
    • Demonstrated experience utilizing strong organizational, problem solving, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience PREFERRED

    • Two (2) to three (3) years of previous experience as a Certified Medical Assistant
    • Previous experience in an academic health care environment
  • Education/training REQUIRED:

    • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Education/training PREFERRED:

    • Graduation from a Medical Assisting training program from an accredited program of study such as the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) or the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES).