Medical AssistantFacility: Physician Practice Account: Good Samaritan Physician Practice Location: Babylon, NY Department: Island Digestive Dis Cnslt-P Category: Direct Care / Aides Schedule: Full Time, Variable Shifts, Variable Days Shift: Day, Evening and Night shifts Hours: 7:00am-7:00pm ReqNum: 6025124
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 and current MA certification required
High School diploma or equivalent required.
BLS training and current certification required.
Minimum of two years' experience as MA in a physician practice or ambulatory environment preferred.
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.