Browse available Medical Assistant Jobs. A certified health care expert who works under the supervision of health professionals is known to be a medical assistant. Their job is to provide assistance to physicians and doctors when required. They need to have a vivid idea about the basics of treatment as they are often made to assist in an ambulance for medical emergencies. Though their jobs are mostly within clinics and heath care centers like hospitals, at times, they also need to provide first-hand medication consultation at the pharmacy or offer basic treatment for home visits. Apart from this, they are also trained for administrative work, which is related to the same field.
Medical assistants are the ones who would decode and understand the requirement of a professional doctor while treatment and provide help with prompt service. For example, if a doctor is treating a wound or a bleeding cut, it is the job of the assistant to provide with all the needful medicine and instrument or equipment to take care of the wound. At times they might have to give an injection or stitch the area if required. These assistants also maintain records, database of patients and their medical situations. For this, one requires having basic administrative knowledge as well as management skills. A medical assistant has almost every responsibility that needs to be undertaken for running a clinic in a healthy and smooth manner.
Medical assistants have a responsible job that requires a lot of attention in three major fields:
There are many duties and responsibilities that a medical assistant should fulfill. These have to be segregated to give more detailed information about their job profile.
There are certain skills ‘must’ for a medical assistance to perform their job efficiently. Apart from their educational eligibility, there are other applied skills that you should possess to be more proficient in the field. For starters, they need to be very well in communication as they will be the one doing actual talking with patients and taking details about their history. In situations of panic, they need to ease the patient and provide emotional support to keep their blood pressure and palpitation in control.
They also have to sound very patient in the billing, payment, and insurance procedures.
To become a medical assistant, one needs to have proper vocational training and of course, they have to be prepared to face odds. They cannot fall weak by witnessing physically distressed situations. Along with that, they need to be prepared for urgency and shift duty. There can be times when they need to be present at clinics or hospitals at night. These are some of the requirements that will polish an individual to be a successful medical assistant.
According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, there is a chance of 23% of more jobs opening in the next 8 years as medical assistance. This proves that it is a sector, which has high job requirements and opening. Along with it, the salary structure is also very good as they get around $30,000 per annum. This can increase a lot if an individual has experience.
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center | Beverly Hills, CA
Graduation from accredited California Medical Assistant school, or documented equivalent military experience or training...
Full Time Category: Nursing Department: Wil-Rob IM Shift: 8 hour shift
Pacific Medical Centers | Seattle, WA
What can you expect when you join PacMed as a Medical Assistant? Our employees are committed to delivering great care to our patients and to working effectively and respectfully with one another. The ...
Part Time ASAP Start Shift: Day
Providence Health & Services | Stevensville, MT
Providence is calling a Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) (Stevensville Clinic, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Medical Group in Stevensville, Montana. We are a community of caregivers delivering ev...
Full Time Shift: Day
Digital Media Communications | Joplin, MO
Full-time and part-time Medical Laboratory Technicians/Medical Assistants are needed a physician's office near you! If you are qualified and would like to apply, please forward your resume to jobs@jop...
Full Time/Part Time
VIPcare | Clermont, FL
OUR CULTURE – 5 STAR SERVICE At VIPcare, our commitment, our passion and our culture sets us apart from others and is the cornerstone of everything we do. Our team settles for nothing less than 5 star...
Swedish Medical Center | Seattle, WA
Swedish Medical Group is looking for a Medical Assistant (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to work in Vascular Surgery at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA...
Full Time Shift: Day
MultiCare Health System | Tukwila, WA
The Clinical Concierge MA is responsible for performing all clinical tasks within facility and MA-C license scope as directed by the facility provider. Following successful completion of appropriate t...
Full Time Regular Employment Category: Urgent Care Department: UCC Indigo South Center Shift: Variable
Baystate Health | Ware, MA
1. Certified through the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) Medical Assistant I should have at least 1 year experience in a medical office...
Full Time Regular Employment
Banner Health | Phoenix, AZ
Your life. — About Banner – University Medical Center...
Hancock OMJ | Findlay, OH
Under the supervision of the Physician, assist in minor office procedures, injections, phlebotomy, lab procedures, sterilization of instruments and clerical duties. Blanchard Valley Medical Practices ...
University of Pennsylvania Health System | Philadelphia, PA
Check this great job opportunity, Medical Assistant Philadelphia Jobs in Philadelphia, PA. You will work in a nice and warm environment with great salary and compensation...
BIDMC(Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center) | Methuen, MA
This practice is affiliated with, and offers access to specialists and specialist programs at, Lawrence General Hospital...
DFW Texas Staffing | Appleton, WI
Unit Information (Bed size, Case type, Patient ratio): Clinic (nursing triage, education, rooming, results)...
$800 WEEKLY GROSS / 40 HOURS
Barton Health | South Lake Tahoe, CA
This position provides comfortable, safe, professional care for clinic patients, and provides all assistance required to successfully schedule and complete patient appointments. He/she demonstrates th...
Full Time Category: Clinical Support
MultiCare Health Systems | Seattle, WA
WA Job ID #: 66651 Employment Type: Full-Time Regular Job Category: Medical Assistant FTE…...
Full Time Regular Employment
Fresenius Medical Care | Phoenix, MD
Demonstrated ability and strong commitment to exceptional patient care and customer service principles...
High School Diploma required
CornerStone Medical | Dallas, TX
Certified Medical Assistant – Immediate Start M, W, Thu 8am- 5pm, T & F 7am – 4pm (Dallas Tx) Optimal Practice Director, Revenue Cycle Management – Dallas, TX – Dallas Jobs...
University Health System | San Antonio, TX
Provides direct and indirect care to patients in the Ambulatory and Hospital setting. Clinics located throughout...
Houston Methodist | Sugar Land, TX
Reports observations, conditions and problems of patients to the physician or nurse...
Full Time Shift: DAY Hours: M - F
Northwest Hospital & Medical Center | Seattle, WA
Advanced care on a patient-friendly, easy-access campus just north of...
Medical Assistant – Endoscopy