Geisinger Health System Medical Assistant (MA):-Dermatology in DANVILLE, Pennsylvania
JOINING INCENTIVE AVAILABLE FOR QUALIFIED APPLICANTS!
Benefits start on day 1!
JOB TITLE: Medical Assistant (MA): Dermatology
LOCATION: GMC Woodbine
WORK SCHEDULE: Days/Evenings
WORK TYPE: Full Time
Assists nursing and medical staff in the administration of patient care in Dermatology Clinic. Assists with documentation, patient examinations, procedures, diagnostic studies, treatments and dressings. Meets the qualifications to provide care for all age ranges on the assigned clinical area.
Performs duties to provide the highest level of patient care and maximize patient satisfaction.
Works under the supervision of the Clinic Nurse Supervisor and assigned providers.
COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS:
Demonstrates ability to communicate effectively, perform arithmetic calculations and follow instructions when given.
Demonstrates strong organizational skills, a high regard for confidentiality, flexibility, tact and the ability to perform independently and as a team member.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
Certified BLS required within 3 months of hire.
Proficient typing skills required
Knowledge of medical terminology preferred.
WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
Work is typically performed in a clinic environment. Some lifting is required.
The specific statements shown in each section of this description are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job.
OUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION : We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation.
One of the nation’s most innovative health services organizations, Geisinger serves more than 1.5 million patients in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. The system includes 13 hospital campuses, a nearly 600,000-member health plan, two research centers and the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine. A physician-led organization, with approximately 32,000 employees and more than 1,800 employed physicians, Geisinger leverages an estimated $12.7 billion positive annual impact on the Pennsylvania and New Jersey economies. Repeatedly recognized nationally for integration, quality and service, Geisinger has a long-standing commitment to patient care, medical education, research and community service. For more information, visit geisinger.org or connect with us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/geisingerhealth , Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/geisingerhealth/ , LinkedIn and Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/geisingerhealth .
** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.
*Domestic partner benefits not applicable at Geisinger Holy Spirit.