Medical Assistant-PDFacility: Physician Practice Account: Good Samaritan Physician Practice Location: Babylon, NY Department: Pediatric Clinics-P Category: Direct Care / Aides Schedule: Per Diem/Casual On Call Shift: Day and Evening shifts- Hours: 9:00am-5:00pm ReqNum: 6026507
Practice Medical Assistant (MA)
Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center is a 537- bed (including 100 nursing home beds) teaching hospital and a member of Catholic Health Services of Long Island. With almost 900 physicians on staff, and a level II Trauma Center, we care for well over 100,000 patients annually across the south shore of Long Island. Our reputation for excellence is built on great choices and empowered leadership, and fosters a team that's focused on evidence based practice, continual learning and exceptional quality of care.
The Medical Assistant is assigned duties and responsibilities related to patient care in a team-based care and integrative health environment.The MA functions under the supervision and delegation authority of the licensed provider, while performing clinical and other supporting patient care tasks.The MA must demonstrate competency in all skills related to the performance of patient care and demonstrate effective communication and problem solving skills.The MA assists in the design and oversight of efficient patient flow and upholds an environment of patient safety and satisfaction.
Diploma from an accredited MA program preferred
High School diploma or equivalent
BLS training and current certification
Minimum of two years' experience as MA in a physician practice or ambulatory environment.
Proficiency with care tasks such as phlebotomy, aseptic technique, etc.
Excellent interpersonal skills and effective oral and written communication skills to enhance age-specific patient care, team collaboration and analytical problem solving
Detail oriented with ability to multitask and follow-through
Ability to work with an Electronic Health Record, Practice Management and Scheduling systems
At Catholic Health Services of Long Island your well-being comes first, with comprehensive compensation and benefits; our offerings go beyond the basics. In addition to multiple medical plans, life insurance, generous paid time off and flexible spending accounts, we also offer substantial tuition reimbursement, an employer funded pension plan and several savings plan options for your future.