Works under the supervision of the physician Office Manager RN and LPN. The certified medical assistant performs a wide range of clinical duties including assisting the physician in providing quality care in a medical office setting. The certified medical assistant must be able to demonstrate the knowledge required to provide age appropriate care for the patients served in the practice and skills to interpret assessment in relation to principles of growth and development over the life span. In addition the certified medical assistant must be knowledgeable of health insurance guidelines for preauthorizations and referral processes and be attentive to scheduling testing and specialist visits within network guidelines.
Riverside Medical Group has over 500 providers and we are continuing to grow! One of the largest and most diverse multi-specialty group practices in the state of Virginia, our physicians are linked by an electronic medical record system that is leading the nation, now able to provide fast access to quality medical care for our 485,000 patients by interconnecting 500+ providers in 132 locations across all of the Riverside regions.
The Peninsula has over 30 specialty practices and 14 primary care practices. The peninsula in southeast Virginia is bounded by the York River, James River, Hampton Roads and Chesapeake Bay. It is sometimes known as the Lower Peninsula to distinguish it from two other peninsulas to the north (Middle Peninsula and Northern Neck). With a population of 1.8 million people, it is the seventh-largest metropolitan area in the Southeast and the 32nd largest in the United States. The Virginia Peninsula is a diverse area made up of many neighboring cities with unique character and opportunities. The area is very unique with a large number of military bases and several large colleges and universities as well as other large healthcare systems. The attractions are endless with so many historical sites to visit and a long list of museums and theaters.
Education: Completion of a certified Medical Assistant program or equivalent experience preferred.
Experience: One year of clinical medical office experience preferred.
Licensure/Certificatin: Medical Assistant Certification required. Current CPR Certification
Hours: Mon-Fr 8a-5p