Medical Assistant (MA) - Clinic

2000043

Avera Medical Group Pierre, Pierre, SD

Pierre Primary

Full Time

Varied Shifts

8:00am-5:00pm; 72hrs/2wks

Certification Required

 

Avera St Mary's Named Top 20 Rural Community Hospital

 

Avera Named Forbes' Best-in-State Employers List

 

Job Highlights:

 

  • May be eligible for up to $5,000 sign on bonus.
  • Provide direct patient care with the family practice team at the clinic.
  • Cover urgent care evenings and Saturday mornings.
  • May float to other provider practice areas to meet patient volume demands.

Job Summary:

 

  • Assess and triage patients.
  • Maintain current and accurate medical records.
  • Communicate with pharmacies and insurance companies on behalf of the provider and patient.
  • Collaborate with providers and relay instructions, test results and other direction back to the patient.

Education and Experience:

  • Graduate of a Medical Assistant program with an Associate's degree or technical degree preferred.
  • Six months to one year related experience and/or training preferred.

Certification, Licensure and Registrations:

·         Medical Assistant Registration from the SD Board of Medical Examiners office required.

·         National Certification as a Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) through the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) or National Registration as a Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) through the American Medical Technologist (AMT) or National Certification as a Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) through the National Health Career Association or Nationally Certified Medical Assistant (NCMA) through the National Center Competency Testing (NCCT) or National Certification as a Clinical Medical Assistant (CMAC) through the American Medical Certification Association (AMCA) required.

·         Must maintain BLS Certification.