Penn State Health Lead Medical Assistant - SMG Family Med Muhlenberg in Muhlenberg, Pennsylvania

Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Group

Location: PA - Muhlenberg

Work Type: Full Time

FTE: 1.0

Shift: Day

Hours: Varied


The Lead Medical Assistant is a certified and trained in the performance of designated patient care skills, under the direct supervision and guidance of Registered Professional Nurse, Licensed Practical Nurse, Physician, Mid-Level Provider or other manager. S/he assists in the delivery of patient care and administrative support services. S/he is accountable for providing direction and management of the clinical staff and maintaining good patient flow. S/he maintains a welcoming atmosphere for patients and efficiency and accuracy in the patient process.


High school diploma or GED required

Must have a Medical Assistant Diploma and a Medical Assistant National Certification.

In the last three- (3) years, one (1) year experience as a Certified Medical Assistant in a clinic or acute care setting preferred.

Supervisory experience in a medical office setting is preferred.

Must have a Medical Assistant Diploma and Medical Assistant National Certification.

Must have the American Heart Association "Health Care Provider" BLS

This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

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