Certified Medical Assistant
Location: St. Dominic Medical Associates
Department: ST DOMINIC INTERNAL MEDICINE - 6927
Employment Type: Full Time 80
Other Shift Details:
Job Code: 1630
Responsible for providing quality patient care following established standards. Assists Nurse practicioner, RN and staff with the daily coordination of patient care and patient access. Coordinates patient flow, schedules appointments, procedures, tests and referrals.
Graduate of an approved school for Medical Assistants. Current Certification or Registration as a Medical Assistant. Previous clerical and/or patient registration experience preferred.
Successful completion of St. Dominic Medication Administration Review and Examination within one month of employment. Two years experience in a physician office setting is preferred. Ability to make decisions and initiate action under stress and in critical situations. Current CPR certification. Effective verbal and written communication skills.
About St. Dominic’s:
St. Dominic’s is a 535-bed acute care hospital specializing in cancer treatment, women’s services, surgery, behavioral health programs and more. We believe that when you join St. Dominic’s as an employee, you join the St. Dominic’s family. Each employee is a valued member of the total care team whose ministry of Christian healing serves the individual needs of our patients. It’s the commitment of our employees that makes St. Dominic’s one of the leading healthcare providers in the southeast.
About Jackson, MS:
St. Dominic’s is located in Jackson, Mississippi which boasts various museums and parks as well as a coliseum that hosts events year round. Downtown is home to Jackson Convention Complex, Davis Planetarium and Thalia Mara Hall which presents concerts, ballets and operas. Ross Barnett Reservoir is available to the public for boating and fishing
Mississippi is known for long, sunny summers and short, temperate winters. A lower than average cost of living makes your dollar go farther. The Jackson metropolitan area is roughly halfway between Dallas, Texas and Atlanta, Georgia and is approximately a 3 hour drive from New Orleans, Louisiana and Memphis, Tennessee.