Ascension Health Medical Assistant/ Pulmonary Services/ Our Lady of Lourdes Mem Hosp/ FT Days in Binghamton, New York

Job ID: 207499

Medical Assistant/ Pulmonary Services/ Our Lady of Lourdes Mem Hosp/ FT Days

Binghamton, New York

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: Medical Assistant

City, State: Binghamton, NY

Location: Our Lady of Lourdes Mem Hosp

Department: Pulmonary Services

Additional Job Details: FTDays, 40 Hours, Weekly

Monday thru Friday – Generally 8:30-5 flex schedule

Department located on Main Campus -161 Riverside Drive Binghamton, NY 13905.

Marketing Statement

Lourdes Hospital, part of Ascension, has provided compassionate care to those in need since 1925. In Binghamton, N.Y., the main hospital campus includes a Hospice Program, an Ambulatory Surgery Center, and a Regional Cancer Center. Reaching beyond these boundaries, Lourdes has established a network of primary care physicians at convenient sites throughout the region. The Mission In Motion program, which provides primary care and cancer screening services through two mobile medical vans, makes healthcare accessible to rural populations.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Medical Assistant assists with the examination and treatment of patients under the direction of a physician.

Responsibilities:

  • Assists with treatments ordered by physician as supervised by physician or registered nurse. Performs select clinical duties.

  • Interviews patients, measures vital signs, and records information on patients' charts. Prepares treatment rooms for examination of patients.

  • Performs basic clerical duties including answering the phone, maintaining records, and filing.

  • Performs basic materials management functions to include ordering and stocking of supplies. Assists with maintaining a clean and orderly environment.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • Certified BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Preferred Credential(s):

  • Certified Medical Assistant credentialed from the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA).

Education & Work Experience:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required

  • Must have an AAS degree in Medical Assisting, or completed an equivalent training program, with a minimum of two (2) years experience in a medical office setting.

  • Working knowledge of medical terminology; knowledge of basic patient care and medical office practice and procedures; good telephone etiquette required. Working experience in a medical office setting preferred.

How To Apply

Applicants may proceed by clicking on the "Apply Now" button.

To apply later, return to the Employment page at www.lourdes.com . Applications/Resumes may only be sumitted online through this process.

In addition, you may apply anytime online using any computer OR via one of our computer terminals at the following locations:

• Lourdes Human Resources – 33 Lewis Road, Binghamton, NY 13905

• Lourdes Hospital, Ground Floor.

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital (Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Lourdes is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccpeeosupplementfinaljrfqa508c.pdf

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.