JOB SUMMARY: Supports a clinic physician by proficiently operating the Electronic Medical Record by efficiently entering orders and documenting patient encounters for the physician; allowing him/her to focus their time on direct patient care rather than the computer. While this is not a direct patient care position, the individual may be called on periodically to perform patient care to assure efficient patient flow and high quality care and services.
EDUCATION and/or 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/or 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.