The Foot and Ankle clinic is a dynamic, high volume, and fast paced setting in which we take care of a diverse patient population. The staff take care of both medical and post surgical patient issues and apply a wide variety of durable medical equipment. This program uses a team oriented approach to patient care and collaborates with our providers and orthopaedic technologists.
***All outpatient Ortho positions will have a primary location, however, you may need to cover other locations in Roanoke, Lexington, and Franklin County when the need arises.***
Support Carilion's hallmarks of service excellence and quality for all job responsibilities. Provides basic technical clinical services and clerical support in the delivery of quality patient care as directed by licensed staff, physician or mid-level practitioner.Demonstrates knowledge of growth and development to appropriately care for patients served.Complies with all federal, state, and local agency requirements and standards; and Carilion and CMG policies, procedures, and standards.
Minimum Qualifications Required
Education: Graduation from a Medical Assistant Program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education (CAAHEP) or Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES), or comparable military training and experience preferred.
Experience:One year experience in physician office preferred.
Licensure, certification, and/or registration:Current Medical Assistant Certification through a recognized national professional association such as, the American Association of Medical Assistants, the American Medical Technologists, The National Association of Healthcare Professions , the American Registry of Medical Assistants, or the National Healthcare Association. May be hired on a provisional status once the applicant receives the letter confirming they have taken the certification exam and have a provisional passing score.AHA BLS-HCP Certification required.
Other Minimum Qualifications: Effective communication skills in order to work with the public.Computer skills to utilize database systems to perform job duties required.Must be able to problem-solve.Keyboarding required for automated computer systems, including electronic medical records.
Inspiring Better Health at Carilion Clinic
Every day at Carilion Clinic, our employees come together to inspire better health in our patients, their families and our communities. Explore how you can be a part of this diverse, innovative and interdisciplinary patient-centered team, and find out how you can make a difference in the lives of others.
As an employee, you can take advantage of our competitive pay, various scheduling options, continuing education opportunities and excellent benefits.
Based in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic includes multi-specialty physician practices, seven not-for-profit hospitals and the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute in partnership with Virginia Tech.
Service Excellence and Quality are hallmarks of Carilion Clinic. As a team member, you will be expected to consistently deliver the best in care and customer service. As an employee, you will demonstrate respect, dignity, kindness and empathy in each encounter with our patients, families, visitors and with each other.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.
Carilion Clinic is a not-for-profit healthcare organization based in Roanoke, Va. Through our comprehensive network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices, and other complementary services, we work together to provide quality care close to home for nearly 1 million Virginians. With an enduring commitment to the health of our region, we also seek to advance care through medical education and research, help our community stay healthy, and inspire our region to grow stronger.