Medical Assistant - Internal Medicine Practice
Company: Yale-New Haven Hospital Saint Raphael Campus
Posted on: May 3, 2021
To be part of our organization, every employee should understand
and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our
Values. These values - integrity, patient-centered, respect,
accountability, and compassion - must guide what we do, as
individuals and professionals, every day.
Responsible for assisting physicians/providers with patient care,
rooming patients, clerical, environmental and organizational tasks.
Responsible for appointment scheduling and chart management.
Provides information to patients so they may fully utilize and
benefit from the practice services. Conveys a positive image of the
- 1.Performs patient care responsibilities as assigned.
- 1.1Identifies self to patient/family and explains to
patient/family the roles of each member of the care delivery
- 2.Performs administrative responsibilities as assigned.
- 2.1Sends/receives patient medical records and abstracts new
patient records into EPIC.
- 3.Performs environmental responsibilities as assigned.
- 3.1Sets up instruments and equipment according to department
- 4.Performs other related organizational duties as assigned
- 4.1Maintains patient autonomy, confidentiality and
High School Diploma or equivalent. Graduation from an accredited
medical assistant certificate program.* Certification/Registration
(CCMA/CMA/AAMA/RMA) preferred. *Employees employed by YNHHS as a
result of a merger or acquisition may meet educational requirements
with the applicable combination of education and experience and
demonstration of current competences.
Minimum of 1 year private practice medical assistant experience
preferred in a primary care or specialist office.
Medical Assisting Certification preferred.
Excellent, organizational, communication, customer service and
teamwork skills required. Ability to multi-task is essential. EMR
experience preferred and working knowledge of Microsoft office
applications required. CPR certification preferred. Bilingual
preferred but not required. Core philosophy or values consistent
with a patient-centered approach to care. Demonstrates
professional, appropriate, effective and tactful written, verbal
and nonverbal communication with patients, families, medical staff,
colleagues, vendors, and other departments throughout the continuum
of care to promote continuity of care and services and enhance
MMR is required. Varivax (chicken pox vaccine) or evidence of prior
chicken pox is required. Hepatitis B (or signed declination) is
required for those with potential exposure to blood/body fluids.
Tdap and influenza vaccination are strongly encouraged. Must
complete work in a timely fashion.
YNHHS Requisition ID
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