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Medical Assistant Talsman FHC Mercy Health Part-Time in Canfield, OH at Mercy Health

Date Posted: 11/8/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Canfield, OH
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  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
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Job Description

Job Summary

The Medical Assistant (MA) is a multi-skilled professional who works under the direction of a physician/provider; in alignment with standards of excellence and quality, the medical assistant is trained to perform both administrative and clinical skills in the medical care environment.


Under the direction of the provider, contributes to the completion of a comprehensive assessment and documentation of patient/family needs.  Identifies significant changes in patient condition through data collection and reports them to the provider.  Understands and adheres to the legal responsibilities and requirements within the medical assistant role.

Under the direction of the provider, participates in planning and implementing care for patients within the scope of Medical Assisting practice.  Understands how to troubleshoot issues and escalate problems to provider, direct supervisor, or appropriate internal resource. Demonstrates standards of excellence in care in all interactions, for both internal and external customers.

Maintains necessary certifications as needed including annual required competency skills, utilizing these as resources for patient/family teaching and education under the direction of the provider.

Maintains a safe and supportive environment, by keeping the work area, exam rooms, and equipment in clean, orderly, and safe manner, ensuring availability and proper functioning of supplies and equipment.

Maintains skills for cross training to meet patient care and day to day operational needs. This may include travel to other facilities for Mercy Health providers, or adjusting hours to meet patient care needs as directed by the manager.

Qualifications - Minimum


High School Diploma or GED


Required: CPR

Preferred: Certified medical Assistant (CMA) or Registered Medical Assistant (RMA)


Must have graduated from a Medical Assisting program or have at least 3 years of direct medical assisting experience in a physician practice or ambulatory setting within the last 5 years.  Will accept current CMA or RMA licensure in lieu of education.

Computer skills, Verbal and written communication skills.


Hours per pay period: 32

Hours: 8:00am to 5:00pm

Hours may vary depending on census.

1 year primary care experience preferred.

Phlebotomy skills required.

Flexibility to float to clinical and administrative roles required.

Must be willing to travel to other practice locations in times of low census.

Shift and Job Schedule

Job Shift: Days, Job Schedule: Part-Time

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