Certified Medical Assistant - Kutztown - Full Time

Open Date 10/6/2017
Division Tower Health Medical Group

The Medical Assistant administers and performs triage and direct care to assigned patients under the

direction and supervision of the RN/Nurse Manager. This includes functions such as height/weight and vital

signs, updating medical records, as well as assisting the clinicians with exams as requested. Also ensures a

smooth flow of patients through the office by providing efficient basic care to patients. The Medical Assistant

performs routine administrative and clinical tasks to keep the office running smoothly. The Medical Assistant

also performs secretarial support for the office, assist the front desk operations in performing general clerical

tasks, such as checking patients in and out, filing, copying, answering the phone, and related duties as

requested by the Practice Manager.

Position Requirements

Education Requirements

* Vocational / Technical Degree: Medical Assistant (Required)

Registered or Certified Medical Assistant.

Experience and Skills

1-3 Years Previous experience in assisting healthcare provider with patient care, preferably in outpatient

physician office setting. (Preferred)

EPIC experience strongly preferred.

Required Skills: Excellent Communications Skills, Excellent Interpersonal Skills, General Clerical Skills

Full-Time/Part-Time -unspecified-
Special Notes Monday thru Thursday: 8:00am-4:30pm and Friday 6:30am - 3:00pm
About the Organization Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people. Together, our six hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care from prevention, screenings & education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs & public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be. Our caring, highly trained physicians and staff are committed to patient safety and patient satisfaction.

With more than 11,000 team members, Tower Health includes Reading Hospital, a teaching hospital based in West Reading; Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville; Chestnut Hill Hospital, a teaching hospital in Philadelphia; Jennersville Hospital in West Grove; Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville; and Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown. We also operate Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing & Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences, & we have a comprehensive physician network.

Collaboration across Tower Health enables our hospitals, providers, leadership & staff to leverage best practices across the health system. Our hospitals have received national recognition for advanced care in areas such as neurosurgery and stroke, cardiac & vascular surgery, trauma, hematology & oncology. Reading HealthPlex, which opened at Reading Hospital in October 2016, combines state-of-the-art technology and world-class design to make the HealthPlex one of the most sophisticated surgical centers & inpatient facilities in the region.

At Tower Health, we have a rich history of providing high-quality, cost-effective care in the communities we serve. As the healthcare industry continues to change, one thing remains steadfast: Tower Health’s commitment to Advancing Health, Transforming Lives.
Hours Bi-Weekly None Specified

Reading Shift None Specified