Medical Assistant- Sleep Centers
Company: Advocate Aurora Health
Posted on: June 10, 2021
Schedule: Would be
required to travel to the Barrington, Elgin, Libertyville and
The Medical Assistant is a
key member of the patient care team by supporting physicians and
other clinicians in the delivery of high-quality health care
to ambulatory patients. Medical Assistants are vital to the
effective operations of a fast-paced medical practice. Medical
Assistants help patients transition from the outside world into the
provider’s office. The Medical Assistant performs a variety of
important tasks to promote optimal health for our patients,
- Assist physicians and
other clinicians with important clinical duties including but
not limited to taking medical histories and assisting in physical
- Act as a liaison between
patients, physicians and other clinicians.
- Measure patient’s vital
- Prepare and administer
- Document patient
information into the electronic health record
- Collect specimens for
High School Diploma or GED
Graduate of a medical assistant program or at least one year of
medical assistant or equivalent experience. Good communications
skills. Experience using a keyboard and computers.
Familiarity with equipment used in ambulatory care.
Current AHA CPR certification. Current Medical Assistant
Certification/Registration required. Non~certified MAs must obtain
certification or registration within one year of hire with AMG
approved certifying bodies.
Ability to travel locally to multiple sites as needed.
Ability to work in stressful conditions and difficult
Resilient and flexible in a changing environment.
May be exposed to hazardous materials and life threatening
Ability to cooperate and work with others.
Ability to make sound and timely decisions.
Ability to work rotating shifts any day of the week.
Ability to perform lifting/transfer activities related to patients
as needed, ability to stoop/bend.
This requirement supersedes any previous lifting requirement
effective 08/01/2014. Ability to lift up to 35 pounds without
assistance. For patient lifts of over 35 pounds, or when patient is
unable to assist with the lift, patient handling equipment is
expected to be used, with at least one other associate, when
available. Unique patient lifting/movement situations will be
assessed on a case~by~case basis.
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