Northside Hospital Medical Assistant in Atlanta, Georgia
Facility:The Orthopedic Sports Medicine Center of Atlanta - Atlanta
Job Category:Practice - Clinical
Employment Type:Full - Time
Department:1259A ORTHO SPORTS MED AT
Education Required:Specialized training/certification
Experience Required:1 - 3 Years
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The Orthopedic Sports Medicine Center of Atlanta provides the full range of Orthopedic and ancillary services including X-Ray, surgical facilities and physical therapy. We are a full-service practice that specializes in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal disorders, arthritis and sports injuries. We offer a wide range of services for adult and pediatric patients, including management of disorders of the upper and lower extremities, fracture care and treatment for all sports-related injuries.
Northside Hospital's Physician Office practices are dedicated to providing high-quality, compassionate healthcare. For the convenience of our communities, we offer an extensive network of Physician Office practices and locations throughout the state of Georgia. We handle a wide variety of health concerns, ranging from primary to specialty care.
Service Area Overview:
Our practice serves patients of all ages and treats a variety of conditions involving muscles, bones and joints. We provide a wide range of treatment options, including simple exercises, rehabilitation, medication or surgery. We work with our patients to determine the most appropriate care plan using evidence-based protocols.
Provides nursing assistance and patient care to provide for the comfort, safety and personal needs of patients. Assists physicians/physician assistants/nurse practitioners in medical office setting. Performs a variety of patient care duties within the construct of a multidisciplinary patient care team as delegated by physician. Specific duties and responsibilities assigned to the individual will be determined by the supervising physician(s), clinical staff and Practice Coordinator after competency is established.
REQUIRED:1. Graduate of Medical Assistant program or Graduate of a U.S. Military Medic course. In lieu of medical assistant program education or Military Medic course, equivalent clinical experience to completion of Medical Assistant program required. 2. Expertise in ambulatory/physician office practice flow and activities; specialty specific disease processes and conditions; in-office procedures, and patient education. 3. Current BLS card (CPR). 4. Color vision acuity is required to safely perform the duties of this position if such duties are related to lab duties. 5. All applicants must submit to and pass a Color-Acuity screening Test if such duties of this position are related to lab duties.PREFERRED:1. Certified as Medical Assistant. 2. Two years patient care experience in an ambulatory or acute care setting. Orthopedic/ Sports Med exp.
Why choose The Orthopedic Sports Medicine Center of Atlanta? As part of the Northside Hospital Healthcare System, we support our employees’ professional and personal growth. We foster an environment that promotes work/life balance. We embrace diversity. We care about you. If you are ready to advance your career, apply online today to join Northside’s team!
Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its employment practices on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status or military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Georgia law..