Medical Assistant Trainee - UNC Ortho Job at UNC Health Care, Lenoir, NC

eWIwWGtLeStaKytwaFRPaWtJaW5jMXNKRHc9PQ==
  • UNC Health Care
  • Lenoir, NC

Job Description

Description

We are seeking a Medical Assistant I, Certified with the appropriate MA Certification, but will also consider hiring an MA Trainee who will be granted 18 months to obtain their MA certification. To be considered for an MA Trainee role, you must have a high school diploma or GED or be within the final semester of a Medical Assisting Program. You must have six months of clinical experience unless you are a current student within the final semester, or graduate, of an accredited medical assisting program. The MA Trainee is a transitional position for an individual with clinical experience to gain medical assisting experience before certification. The job description and requirements for the Medical Assistant I, Certified role are detailed below.

**Medical Assistants for this position are eligible for our Medical Assistant, Certified commitment incentive program ($3,000 paid in equal installments after the and 12- and 24-month anniversary dates.) Medical Assistants also qualify for a $3000 sign-on bonus paid in the first 30 days of hire with a 52-week payback clause. Learn more here: (

Become part of an inclusive organization with over 40,000 diverse employees, whose mission is to improve the health and well-being of the unique communities we serve.

Summary:

This is an entry level position for a medical assistant, who has graduated from an accredited medical assisting program, but who has not yet taken a credentialing exam, or who is within their final semester of an accredited medical assisting program. This also is a transitional position for a person with clinical experience to gain medical assisting experience and become credentialed.

The medical assistant trainee provides routine clinical and administrative support to providers and other health care team members in an outpatient clinic setting. Works under the clinical supervision of the provider for patient care activities, and under the general direction of the designated manager/supervisor.

Responsibilities:

Performs rooming and/or intake process, collecting and data, including vital signs, height, weight, and data related to patient’s reason for visit. Collects patient and family data, including medical and social history.

Assists the provider as directed, during treatments, examinations and procedures.

Collects specimens and performs phlebotomy.

Provides patient with after-visit, follow-up, self-care or procedural instructions and/or educational materials as directed.

Prepares, cleans, stocks and maintains exam and treatment rooms.

Assists with patient registration, check in/check out, appointment scheduling, and scheduling of tests and treatments, and referrals.

Other Information

Other information:

Education Requirements:

● Requires high school diploma or GED or within the final semester of a Medical Assisting Program

Licensure/Certification Requirements:

● Must obtain their Medical Assistant credentials within 18 months of hire

Professional Experience Requirements:

● Six months clinical experience preferred unless current student within final semester or graduate of an accredited medical assisting program.

Knowledge/Skills/and Abilities Requirements:

Job Details

Legal Employer: NCHEALTH

Entity: Caldwell Memorial Hospital

Organization Unit: UNC Ortho

Work Type: Full Time

Standard Hours Per Week: 40.00

Salary Range: $15.00 - $21.41 per hour (Hiring Range)

Pay offers are determined by experience and internal equity

Work Assignment Type: Onsite

Work Schedule: Day Job

Location of Job: US:NC:Lenoir

Exempt From Overtime: Exempt: No

This position is employed by NC Health (Rex Healthcare, Inc., d/b/a NC Health), a private, fully-owned subsidiary of UNC Heath Care System. This is not a State employed position.

Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

UNC Health makes reasonable accommodations for applicants' and employees' religious practices and beliefs, as well as applicants and employees with disabilities. All interested applicants are invited to apply for career opportunities. Please email applicant.accommodations@unchealth.unc.edu if you need a reasonable accommodation to search and/or to apply for a career opportunity.

Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Job Tags

Hourly pay, Full time, Traineeship, Relocation bonus,

Similar Jobs

Ganahl Lumber Co

Order Puller - Entry Level Job at Ganahl Lumber Co

 ...Entry Level Order Puller Ganahl Lumber is looking for a Yard Worker to join our team. This position works in the yard, processing...  ...Lumber benefits include health care, employee stock ownership, paid holidays, a year end bonus and accrued paid time off. This... 

Adecco

Handyman Assistant Job at Adecco

 ...electrodomsticos: Instalacin de electrodomsticos bsicos Pintura: Pintar puertas, ventanas, paredes, techos y tejados. Mantenimiento general del edificio: Limpieza de ventanas, canalones, pavimento y otras superficies exteriores. Los Handyman pueden trabajar... 

Ladgov Corporation

Fraud Investigator Job at Ladgov Corporation

 ...Location: Louisville, KY Position: Full-time Duties: Assist Attorneysin developing investigative plans for criminal, civil, or administrative cases involving healthcare fraud. Determine applicable criminal law and identify possible violations or causes of... 

GAMURS Group

WGTC: Freelance Writers Job at GAMURS Group

 ...for up to 10+ million monthly readers. We're currently seeking freelance writers to bolster our coverage. This is a fully remote and freelance...  ...and dedicated team members. Please provide a portfolio or writing samples, and a resume detailing your previous work experience.... 

CyberCoders

Remote QA Analyst - Manual - Leading Pharmacy SaaS! Job at CyberCoders

 ...end-to-end test plans, managing plan activities, ensuring objectives are met and confirming solutions function as expected. The Quality Assurance Analyst will work with engineering, product and QA teams to enhance and advance testing efforts. What You Need for this...