# Medical Assistant (MA) - WHS Gyn Oncology
Work where **every moment** matters.
Every day, almost 20,000 Hartford HealthCare employees come to work with one
thing in common: Pride in what we do, knowing every moment matters here. We
invite you to become part of Connecticuts most comprehensive healthcare
Hartford Hospital is one of the largest and most respected teaching hospitals
New England. We are a Level 1 Trauma Center that provides cutting edge
treatment to its patients. This is made possible by being home to the largest
robotic surgery center in the Northeast and the Center for Education,
Simulation and Innovation (CESI), one of the most-advanced medical simulation
training centers in the world. When hospitals cannot provide the advanced
care, expertise and new treatment options their patients require, they turn to
**Under the supervision of a Registered Nurse and/or Physician, the Medical Assistant performs delegated functions as a member of the patient care team to provide a variety of multi-skilled services. These activities contribute to meeting the health care, safety and comfort needs of patients, and are performed in accordance with all existing regulatory, state and company standards, policies and procedures. The Medical Assistant will be primarily responsible for the rooming of patients, obtaining vital signs, assisting the physician or Nurse Practitioner in performing gynecologic examinations, minor surgical procedures, phlebotomy, obtaining pre-certification and pre-authorizations for surgeries and specialized testing. The Medical Assistant will be responsible to cover the front administrative office when needed and will be required to answer phones, schedule appointments, sign in and discharge patients, copying and faxing as necessary. Reports to the assigned supervisor.
High School graduate or equivalent required. Diploma from an accredited
medical assistant program and Medical Assistant Certification required.
CPR certified (or validation within 3 months of hire)
Must be capable and willing to cover administrative front office staff
depending on the departments needs: scheduling appointments, answering
telephones, signing in and discharging patients, copying and faxing
Knowledge of computer systems: Microsoft Office, IDX, Allscripts a plus.
We take great care of careers.
With locations around the state, Hartford HealthCare offers exciting
opportunities for career development and growth. Here, you are part of an
organization on the cutting edge helping to bring new technologies,
breakthrough treatments and community education to countless men, women and
children. We know that a thriving organization starts with thriving
employees-- we provide a competitive benefits program designed to ensure
work/life balance. Every moment matters. And this is **your moment**.
**Primary Location: **Connecticut-Hartford-111 Park St Hartford - HH (10012)
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**Job: **Professional Clinical
**Organization: **Hartford Healthcare Corporation
**Job Posting: **Jun 28, 2019
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