Sep 23, 2020

Medical Assistant- Women's Center

  • Ardent Health Services
  • Topeka, KS, USA

Job Description

Job Description

Advancing Healthcare Together – The Future of Healthcare is in Topeka Kansas

Why The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis

Our People. Our people truly are our greatest strength. They make a massive difference in the amazing care we provide every day. We work closely together to create a positive experience for our patients and each other.

Our Purpose. We will build on your experience and provide meaningful and purposeful career growth for your future. You will have the opportunity every day to make a difference in someone’s life and change the course of healthcare.

Our Place. St. Francis Campus is proud to be a part of a long legacy of high-quality, compassionate care. For more than 100 years, the hospital has combined compassionate care with lifesaving technological advancements to our patients and the communities served. Today, the hospital has 378 licensed beds, a history of technological advancements, and a generous and supportive community.

Our St. Francis hospital is seeking a Registered Medical Assistant. We are looking for your experience, knowledge and patient care skills in our Women's Center Clinic where you will be responsible for:

What You Will Be Doing:

Registered Medical Assistant

  • Provides patient care according to the Standards of Care defined within the Kansas Nurse Practice Act, the Kansas Department of Health and Environment and the policies and procedures of The University of Kansas Health System, St. Francis Campus.

  • Effectively manages department/patient activities in a timely efficient manner to ensure the delivery of care is well organized and proficient.

  • Clearly communicates, both orally and in writing, to foster staff and patient understanding of treatment plan.

  • Provides quality customer service to patients, families, co-workers, and other members of the interdisciplinary health care team to create a professional and respectful environment.

Now that you have read about what you will be doing and the experience we seek, it is time to apply and make a difference in the lives of our patients.

The St. Francis Campus is fully accredited by the joint Commission. We also have the following notable accreditations and certifications:

  • Advanced Primary Stroke Center Certification

  • Inpatient Rehab Stroke Certification

  • Chest Pain Accreditation, by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care

  • Breast Imaging Center of Excellence, by the American College of Radiology

  • (CoC) Accreditation

St. Francis is an equal opportunity employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities

Registered Medical Assistant

  • High school graduate or equivalent

  • Graduate from a certified medical assistant school program and registered with an accredited agency

  • Basic Life Certification

  • Preference will be given to prior experience in comparable health care setting

  • Interpersonal and communication skills

  • Ability to interpret and communicate data relevant to patients’ needs and responses to care