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Medical Assistant/ Licensed Practical Nurse

Virginia Hospital Center Arlington, VA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, Dental

Department
Physician Services

Schedule
Full Time or PRN

Job Details
Purpose and Scope:

Members of our dedicated care team work directly with Physicians, Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants to ensure the highest level of care to our patients. In many practices of our multi-specialty Physician Group, our Medical Assistant Care Team members may also be asked to perform phlebotomy, prepare specimens for transport to labs, perform simple laboratory procedures, take vital signs, prepare patients for procedures, assist with patient flow, and provide general support for practice operations.

I. Position Requirements:

A. Education: Understanding of medical terminology is required. Post high school degree, MA certification, or comparable training is required.

REQUIREMENTS:

Completion of an accredited Medical Assistant (MA) / LPN educational program.
Certification in basic life support through the American Heart Association and knowledge of the Bloodborne Pathogen Standard.
Minimum 1 year of experience.
Ability to use a multi-line telephone system and computer program for data entry and retrieval. Understanding of medical terminology is required.


OTHER QUALIFICATIONS:
Virginia LPN license
Medical Assistants: CCMAs (Certified Clinical Medial Assistants), AAMAs (American Association of Medical Assistants) and/or MAs certified through the American Medical Technologies (AMT) are strongly preferred.
MA candidates who are not certified must agree to be certified within 6 months of initiation of employment.
Qualified candidates must possess excellent interpersonal communication ability, customer service skills, and telephone etiquette.
Must be able to perform in a high-pressure environment and have the ability to organize multiple tasks and prioritize responsibilities.
Must maintain a high level of confidentiality.
Must present professionally, have a pleasant personality, and ability to communicate positively with patients and staff.


Bilingual: Spanish and English preferred


HOW TO APPLY?

1. Complete the online application at:

https://www.healthcaresource.com/vhc/index.cfm?fuseaction=search.jobDetails&template=dsp_job_details.cfm&cJobId=100014804&fwkMethod=L&fwkKey=2005_5135_0_0_180730105236_1532962356213_4166

2. Complete the electronic talent assessment (multiple-choice questionnaire)

VERY IMPORTANT

In order for your application to be valid, the electronic talent assessment must be completed and submitted. Applicants who only complete the application without the talent assessment won't be considered

Virginia Hospital Center

Why Work Here?

Awesome organization with competitive pay and benefits!

Northern Virginia’s Fastest Growing Premier Multi-Specialty Physician Group The Virginia Hospital Center (VHC) Physician Group is a multi-specialty group comprised of over 130 members of primary care physicians and a wide range of specialists located across northern Virginia. Our physicians are a part of Virginia Hospital Center, a national leader in healthcare with a proven track record of the best quality, the best value, and the overall best patient care and patient experience.

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