Medical Assistant, SG-08 - Mary Walker Health Center - SUNY Oswego
State University of New York at OswegoOswego, NY
Posted: over a month ago
Location: Oswego, NY Category: Classified Posted On: Wed Apr 3 2019 Job Description:
The Mary Walker Health Center at the State University of New York at Oswego invites applications to fill a Medical Assistant position, Grade 08 vacancy. This is a permanent, full-time position assigned to the Mary Walker Health Center.
Shift: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Posting Date: April 3, 2019
Review Date: SUNY Oswego is accepting applications as a continuous recruitment effort for the permanent, Medical Assistant position. If/when vacancies occur, applications will be reviewed. Hours and shifts vary based on operational needs. You will only be contacted as needed for interviews.
Salary: In accordance with the CSEA Administrative Services Unit Agreement. In addition, the State University of New York provides an excellent benefit package. For more information on benefits for full-time CSEA employees, visit: http://www.suny.edu/benefits/
Description of Responsibilities:
As a Medical Assistant, you would perform clinical, laboratory, and clerical support activities. Duties would include, but not necessarily be limited to: preparing patients for examination, taking and recording patient vital signs and blood pressure, performing simple treatment procedures such as EKG's and changing non-sterile dressings; performing standardized, routine laboratory procedures such as phlebotomy and patient specimen collection and processing. You may also perform routine clerical activities such as patient reception, producing reports, answering telephones, scheduling appointments, checking insurance eligibility, and collecting payments.
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On or before the date of filing your application, you must have:
+ Either 1. completed an approved Medical Assistant Program which is a minimum of one year in duration;
+ Or 2. completed an approved Medical Assistant Program which is less than one year in duration AND post Medical Assistant Program experience in a clinical/health care setting that together equals at least one year;
+ Or 3. a license, limited permit, or be eligible for a limited permit to practice as a Practical Nurse in New York State or Licensed Practical Nurse certification.
For additional details, reference the New York State Department of Civil Service, Job Title Code # 2587000, Medical Assistant, Grade 08.
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