This postion will be full time supporting the Phoenix Children’s Medical Office Building in Gilbert.
The Lead Medical Assistant performs all duties of the Medical Assistant while functioning as the resource person to non-licensed staff. This position acts as a working lead for the day to day operations of the designated clinic. The lead is a liaison between management and staff and keeps the leadership team apprised of early personnel issues. The daily duties of this position include direction of work flow and patient care under a licensed health care professional. The position drives communication between clinical staff to ensure safety, quality, and overall process compliance. The Lead Medical Assistant reports to the Manager, Ambulatory Business Operations. Additional direction is received from the Clinical Manager, Division Chief, RN’s, PA’s and/or Physician Leads as appropriate.
1.Graduate of a Medical Assistant program accredited by one of the following: CAAHEP, ABHES, or other school approved by the Department of Education. MA certification from American Association of Medical Assistants or American Medical Technologists in lieu of graduation from an accredited course. (Required)
Two or more years Medical Assistant experience in a healthcare and/or pediatric healthcare setting. (Required)
Current BLS certification for Healthcare Provider from the American Heart Association. (Required)
Current Certified Medical Assistant from American Association of Medical Assistants (CMA) or American Medical Technologists, (RMA); employees in the Lead Medical Assistant role prior to 9/1/19 must obtain within one year (9/1/2020). (Required)