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Omaha Children's Hospital Medical Assistant / Employee Health in Omaha, Nebraska

At Children’s, the region’s only full-service pediatric healthcare center, our people make us the very best for kids. Come cultivate your passion, purpose and professional development in an environment of excellence and inclusion, where team members are supported and deeply valued. Opportunities for career growth abound as we grow our services and spaces, including the cutting-edge Hubbard Center for Children. Join our highly engaged, caring team—and join us in providing brighter, healthier tomorrows for the children we serve. Children's is committed to diversity and inclusion. We are an equal opportunity employer including veterans and people with disabilities.

A Brief Overview

Responsible for assisting the physician in caring for the patient and family in accordance with organization protocols, policies and procedures.

Essential Functions

  • Assists in the assessment of the health status of individuals including the delivery of patient care to patients and families under the direction of RN or LPN.

  • Performs treatments, procedures, diagnostic testing and medication/immunization administration in a compassionate manner under the direction of a licensed practitioner.

  • Collects data regarding patient’s vital signs and growth and development when interviewing patients/families in the office.

  • Coordinates the scheduling of diagnostic tests and procedures with the patient/family, physicians/hospitals and the insurance companies as directed by the provider.

  • Assists the physician or nurse practitioner in patient teaching as directed or according to clinic protocol.

  • Demonstrates knowledge and delivers suitable care tailored to the corresponding stage of the life cycle.

  • Completes all required patient care documentation and reporting in accurate and timely manner within the electronic medical record.

  • Responds appropriately in crisis situations or life threatening emergencies.

  • Takes direction from the physician or nurse practitioner in the delivery on patient care.

  • Assists with clerical duties as directed by the office manager.

Education Qualifications

  • Completion of a Medical Assistant Program or current and valid national certification as a Medical Assistant (NCMA) Required

Skills and Abilities

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

Licenses and Certifications

  • Current and valid Medication Aide Registration with the Nebraska State Medication Aide Registry if working in Nebraska within 90 Days Required and

  • Health Services\BCLS - Basic Life Support through the American Heart Association Required and

  • Certified Medical Assistant (CMA)-AAMA Preferred

  • Travel to other Children’s Physician clinics, may be required based on staffing needs

Children’s is the very best for kids and the very best for your career! At Children’s, we put YOU first so together, we can improve the life of every child!

Requisition ID : 21152