Certified Medical Assistant (Temporary Position)

Nemours - Wayne, PA (30+ days ago)3.9


As one of the nation’s leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children – even those who may never enter our doors – through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own.

The Nemours DuPont Pediatrics site in Wayne, PA is looking for a Certified Medical Assistant for temporary position from now until mid September.
This position is responsible for: providing direct patient care under the guidance of the
providers. This assistance includes but is not limited to data collection for patient intake, administration of childhood immunizations, capillary finger sticks for routine screening, use of medical equipment to perform basic screenings, and assisting with provider/patient needs during minor procedures to include documentation.

Essential Functions – These responsibilities are of utmost importance and the department can’t function without them

This position will mainly require your presence at the Wayne office, although we are looking for a candidate that may also accept an assignment and travels to another location if needed to perform clinical duties. Additional miscellaneous duties and responsibilities, as may be assigned from time to time by employee’s supervisor.

The role of the MAII may also include clerical functions if training is needed. The below summarizes the expectations of the clerical role.

Greets patients and families at the clinical setting according to Nemours Standards of Behavior.
Systematically checks families in and out (as applicable).
Performs and documents patient intake (height, weight, head circumference, blood pressure, vision and hearing screening, reason for visit, chief complaint) and appropriate for that specialty.
Performs phlebotomy, via venipuncture or capillary techniques to obtain blood specimens.
Transcribe, collect, label and arrange transport for lab specimens.
Performs point of care testing as appropriate. Administers immunizations according to the AAP and CDC recommendations for age.

Perform check-in and check- out process:
Enters and/or verifies patient/guarantor demographic and insurance information.
Schedules/cancels/reschedules patients appointments. Appropriately statuses patient in computer system.

Manages phone calls to/from patients, physician offices, insurance companies, internal customers, etc. utilizing proper telephone etiquette.
Collects payments from patients - including copayments, current charges and prior account balances, posts charges, provides receipts and documents all financial transactions, including charge entry at checkout.
Prepares daily cash reconcilliation and bank deposits.
Ensures work queues are up to date.

Education and Training:
High School diploma

BLS from American Heart Association

EPIC Care experience is a plus.

Must be a graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant program.
CMA (Certified Medical Assistant) is preferred.

Must have job related experience.

Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits, including our unique “Bridge to a Healthy Future” pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more. As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.