Medical Assistant at The Ohio State University
Posting DateNovember 2, 2020
Location of Position
The Ohio State University is proud to be a premier employer that provides an exceptional total rewards package including medical, dental, vision and many other “hidden” benefits. Our competitive benefits package is offered to all eligible faculty and staff in order to attract, develop and retain top performers eager to share their talent, time and success. Our benefits support your health and financial goals and include not only health insurance, but also generous state retirement, tuition assistance for our employees and their dependents, wellness initiatives, and much more. Please visit https://hr.osu.edu/benefits/ for detailed information. Be your best at The Ohio State University!
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Duties and Responsibilities
Student Health Services serves the health care needs of OSU students. The Medical Assistant (MA) provides direct support and assistance to physicians and mid-level practitioners in the provision of ambulatory medical care; supports clinical service areas by greeting patients, verifying demographic information, obtaining reason for visit, vital signs and other clinical information; assists providers with procedures; administers injections and other medication. May work some evening and Saturday hours. Requires successful completion of a criminal background check and health screening. For a complete application, submit both a cover letter and resume.
Desired Qualifications include:
- One year of work experience in an outpatient medical facility; excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Knowledge of medical terminology
- Six months of electronic health information system training or experience
- Keyboarding training or experience.
- High school graduate or an equivalent combination of education and experience
- Graduate of an accredited medical assistant school
- Certified or registered Medical Assistant
- Must obtain Basic Life Support- Health Care Worker (BLS-HCW) certification prior to start date
- Previous front-line customer service experience.
You Need To Know
This is an open posting and will be classified and compensated as either an Assistant or Associate Director of Leadership Annual Giving as determined by the selected candidate’s experience and skills compared against required and desired qualifications.
Aside from the unparalleled benefits of working for The Ohio State University and working in the diverse, smart, safe, fun and growing city of Columbus, Ohio, this opportunity will provide exceptional rewards that arise from working for a land grant institution where you will truly feel the impact of your work. Learn more here: https://hr.osu.edu/careers/.
The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.