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Medical Assistant

Company: Sentara
Location: Williamsburg
Posted on: March 16, 2023

Job Description:

City/StateWilliamsburg, VAOverviewWork ShiftFirst (Days) (United States of America)Be a part of a Top Healthcare Provider in the Coastal Virginia Area!Market: Sentara is aVirginia and Southeast North Carolina based large healthcare provider that has been in business for over a 131 years. More than 500 sites of care, including 12 acute care hospitals with a continued employment philosophy!Award winning:Sentara has eleven Acute Care Facilities across the state of Virginia and one in Northeastern North Carolina; the people of the communities that we serve have nominated Sentara "Employer of Choice" for over 10 years. U.S. News and Report recognize Sentara as having the Best Hospitals for 15+ years.Benefits: Sentara offers an attractive array of full time benefits to include Medical, Dental, Vision, Paid Time Off, Sick, Tuition Reimbursement, a 401k/403B, Performance Plus Bonus, Career Advancement Opportunities, Work Perks and more. Relocation assistance is available for qualified candidates!Our success is supported by a family-friendly culture that encourages community involvement and creates unlimited opportunities for development and growth. Sentara recognizes our employees by offering:

  • Competitive pay plans
  • Comprehensive health care plans
  • Generous paid annual leave
  • 401a/401k/403b plan
  • Long and short term disability
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Flex spending and life insurance
  • You can expect employee recognition, performance rewards, plus countless services and programs to enhance work/life balance.Keywords: Indeed, Talroo-Allied Health, MonsterAs aMedical Assistantwith Sentara, you will work directly with a doctor conducting phlebotomy (lab), clinical and clerical duties. This position's primary responsibilities include HEAVY administrative and clerical and will transition into traditional medical assistance which includes bringing the patients into rooms, taking vitals, verifying patient information, and preparing them for the doctor. You will find that teamwork is exceptional, with everyone working together to ensure the best care for our patients. Click to hear Tischia tell us about a day in the life of a Medical Assistant with Sentara Healthcare.Job Summary: Perform patient care related tasks and procedures based on training, education, and competency evaluation, and as delegated by and under the direction/supervision of the Physician, Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant (NP/PA), Registered Nurse (RN), or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Perform administrative duties, as appropriate.Licenses & Certifications: Basic Life Support - BLS Experience: Minimum of one year experience in a healthcare setting preferred. Phlebotomy experience preferred Graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant program preferred. BLS required within 90 days of hire.Education: High School Diploma or equivalent Requirements: FULLY COVID VACCINATED / Approved accommodation Be a part of an excellent healthcare organization that cares about our People, Quality, Patient Safety, Service, and Integrity. Join a team that has a mission to improve health every day and a vision to be the healthcare choice of the communities that we serve!Job SummaryPerform patient care and administrative/clerical related tasks and procedures based on training, education, and competency evaluations, and as delegated by and under the direction/supervision of the Physician, Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant (NP/PA), Registered Nurse (RN), or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)Qualifications:HS - High School Grad or Equivalent (Required)Basic Life Support (BLS) - Other/National, Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) - Other/National, National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians-Basic (NREMT-Basic) - Other/National, Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) - Other/NationalRelatedSkillsActive Listening, Communication, Judgment and Decision Making, Mathematics, Mgmt of Material Resources, Operation Monitoring, Reading Comprehension, Service Orientation, Social Perceptiveness, Speaking, Technology/Computer, Time Management, Troubleshooting, WritingSentara Healthcare prides itself on the diversity and inclusiveness of its close to an almost 30,000-member workforce. Diversity, inclusion, and belonging is a guiding principle of the organization to ensure its workforce reflects the communities it serves.Per Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA), some clinical environments require proof of education; these regulations are posted at for further information. In an effort to expedite this verification requirement, we encourage you to upload your diploma or transcript at time of application.In support of our mission "to improve health every day," this is a tobacco-free environment.

Keywords: Sentara, Newport News , Medical Assistant, Healthcare , Williamsburg, Virginia

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