• Medical Assistant II - Cardiology (Part Time)

    Posted: 05/11/2021

    • Position Summary
      • The primary responsibilities of the Cardiology Medical Assistant involves assisting providers in the administration of patient care in the Cardiology Department. Assists with patient examination, procedures, diagnostic studies, treatment, and dressing changes under the supervision of a Registered Nurse or Provider (Physician, Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner. Performs general administrative duties in accordance with CMS, CLIA and government standards as well as AVH Hospital policies and procedures.
    • Job Requirements
      • Education, Required Licenses/Certifications:
        • Graduate of an approved Medical Assistant program. 
        • Must have passed the certification exam for Medical Assistant.  BLS certification. 
        • If not BLS certified, must obtain BLS certification prior to completion of orientation. 
        • Must maintain BLS throughout employment. 
        • One year related work experience in a medical office required. 
        • Prior experience specific to cardiology specialty preferred.

      • Work Experience, Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
        • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills required. 
        • Congenial, pleasant, and friendly disposition is required, as this position involves continuous contact with the public, frequently when patients do not feel well or are upset. 
        • Ability to interact with providers and other healthcare practitioners in a helpful, courteous manner. 
        • Demonstrated ability to work in a team-oriented environment. 
        • Familiarity with computer applications required. 
        • Must have technical aptitude and a willingness to learn software applications used at AVH.