Medical Assistant, Ortho & Podiatry (Full-Time)

Aurora Health Care - Summit, WI (30+ days ago)3.7


How You'll Make a Difference:
Come join our beautiful Aurora Medical Center in Summit!

The Medical Assistant assists with the provision of patient centered care in an outpatient clinic.

This position is currently eligible for a sign-on bonus! If a two-year commitment is signed, you will receive a $1,250 bonus on a paycheck following your first 90 days of employment Visit aurora.org/ma for more details, or discuss with your recruiter.

Prepares and rooms the patient for exam.
Performs laboratory procedures.
Assists the physician/advance practice provider (APP) with procedures and surgeries.
Administers routine medications, under physician/APP orders.
Provides basic patient instructions on the performance of routine tasks or skills. Follows through with necessary procedure or test requests, pre-approved care algorithms, new appointment times and referrals to other facilities or services. Refers questions to registered nurses and physicians/providers per scope of practice guidelines and relays information back to patient as directed.
Communicates with physicians and other members of the health care team to ensure smooth clinic flow and makes adjustments as necessary.

What it Will Take:
Licenses & Certifications

Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers certification issued by the American Heart Association (AHA) May obtain within 6 months based on department discretion.

Degrees

Completion of an accredited or approved program in Medical Assistant.

Required Functional Experience

No experience required

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Ability to perform routine and complex technical skills, within the Medical Assistant scope of practice after demonstrated competency. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills; ability to develop rapport and maintain positive, professional relationships with a variety of patients, staff and physicians. Proficient computer skills including keyboarding, navigation within a windows operating system, and use of electronic mail with exposure to electronic medical records systems. Demonstrates customer service skills that support a positive patient experience.

Scheduled Hours:
Schedule varied, M-F, 7AM - 5PM. No weekends or holidays.

Department:
Orthopedics

Location Address:
36500 Aurora Dr

Summit, WI

53066-4899

Waukesha

At Aurora Health Care:
At Aurora Health Care we pride ourselves on taking care of our people. And not just our patients—we mean you, too. We help each other live well. When you work at Aurora, you get the chance to work with a dedicated team that’s as passionate about the work as you are. Here, you’ll find limitless opportunities for ongoing learning, career advancement, competitive compensation and a stable work environment. But more than that, you have the opportunity to change lives—including your own.

Diversity and inclusion matters at Aurora. We celebrate our differences and nurture an environment where everyone feels included. We know that when we reflect the communities we serve, when we embrace differences and bring our whole selves to work every day, we are working as one to build a healthier tomorrow for everyone. Aurora supports a safe, healthy and drug-free work environment through criminal background checks and pre-employment drug testing. We maintain a smoke-free environment at all our locations. We are an equal opportunity employer.