Medical Assistant Hiring Event -March 8th
In support of our efforts to find the best talent, Northwestern Medicine is looking for dynamic Medical Assistants like you to add to our healthcare team! We have an exclusive opportunity for experienced professionals who are seriously interested in Medical Assistant opportunities in at Northwestern Medicine - in Lake Forest, Grayslake, Deerfield, Evanston, Vernon Hills and Glenview.
Come visit us and explore the opportunities and benefits we offer. Look forward to your attendance!
When: Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 10:00am-2:00pm
Where: NM Lake Forest Hospital - 660 N. Westmoreland, Lake Forest, IL - Room HEC C
Seeking Medical Assistants for the following: Ob/GYNE, Internal Medicine, Dermatology, and other upcoming positions in various specialties (full time and part time).
Pre-registration is required - please apply to this requisition or contact Russell West at 312-694-0346 for questions regarding the registration process.
We kindly ask that you bring multiple copies of your resume to the event!
Assures efficient patient flow through the site: Escorts patient to exam room, identifies patient with 2 identifiers and prepares patient for examination. Obtains accurate vital signs, per organization standards. Documents reason for visit and updates/confirms, allergies, smoking history and pharmacy information. Promptly informs the provider and registered nurse of any significant change in vital signs or acute symptoms. Anticipates/sets up equipment or supplies needed for visit. Cleans and prepares exam room for next patient. Responds to needs to expedite visits and maintain flow of patients and prioritize tasks accordingly. Assists practitioner with medical and surgical procedures in accordance with established protocols such as: Electrocardiogram (ECG), venipuncture, immunizations, setting up procedure trays, specimen collection and/or Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) waived testing as directed by Provider. Provides high quality care by: Prepares and stocks all exam rooms in treatment area by following established protocols for disinfecting and sterilizing equipment and instruments. Participates in environmental safety rounds. Maintains vaccine/medication inventory. Monitors and maintains equipment and instruments according to clinic guidelines. Assists in ordering supplies and correctly disposes of all expired items. Adheres to office opening and closing procedures. Functions as an integral part of the patient care team and promotes patient satisfaction by interacting with patients in a professional, friendly manner: Accepts and performs delegated responsibilities in a positive manner. Offers assistance to others. Attends and participates in staff meetings. Communicates appropriately and effectively with patients and patient care team (in the office and on the phone). Performs delegated procedures common to the specialty area in a safe, effective, and efficient manner (see specialty practice addendum). Performs all other duties as assigned by the Supervisor or Manager.
- High school diploma or GED.
- Current certification as a Certified Medical Assistant through American Association of Medical Assistants or Registered Medical Assistant through American Medical Technologists.
- American Heart Association accredited Basic Life Support (BLS/CPR) certification.
- Zero (0) to two (2) years’ experience in a relevant role.
- Completion of pre-employment competency exam.
- Strong computer skills.
Come meet our team and have an opportunity to discuss current openings and share your experiences. Look forward to your attendance!