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Job Summary : Functions as a member of the practice clinical care delivery team to provide selected clinical care to patients under the direction of an LPN, RN, or medical provider.
Performs clerical / administrative duties associated with medical practice front desk operations under the direction of the Practice Manager / Director and / or Site Manager or Office Coordinator.
May be required to work in a variety of practice settings.
Minimum Requirements : Graduate of a medical assistant program.
Demonstrates initiative and is able to function independently as well as collaboratively. Demonstrates the ability to accept, and adapt to change.
Demonstrates time management and organizational skills. Excellent computer skills, including EMR, word processing and Excel.
Demonstrates strong customer service and communication skills. Accepts and recognizes differences among people.
Preferred Qualifications : Associates degree in Medical Assisting preferred. Minimum of three (3) years recent experience in a physician office practice setting.
Licensure and Certifications : Current BLS (provided during LVPG Orientation). Influenza vaccination is required at most LVHN facilities for all colleagues with patient contact unless medically contraindicated or due to a bona fide religious belief or practice, and is strongly encouraged for all colleagues.
Lehigh Valley Health Network is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with, and where applicable, in addition to federal, state and local employment regulations, Lehigh Valley Health Network will provide employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or other such protected classes as may be defined by law.
All personnel actions and programs will adhere to this policy. Personnel actions and programs include, but are not limited to recruitment, selection, hiring, transfers, promotions, terminations, compensation, benefits, educational programs and / or social activities.