Mayo Clinic Medical Assistant - Nephrology Job in Scottsdale, Arizona

Department: Nephrology

A Life-Changing Career

Responsibilities: The medical assistant performs assigned tasks of direct and indirect care in the ambulatory setting to meet the care needs of patients under the direct supervision of a physician (medical acts) or assigned supervisor.

The medical assistant participates as a member of the health care team and accepts appropriate delegation from the RN or physician in meeting needs of the patient/family.

The medical assistant performs assigned tasks in accordance with the patient care plan, policies and procedures of the organization and principles of relationship-based care.

The medical assistant carries out designated activities that are within those functions limited by law to unlicensed health care personnel.

Qualifications: High school diploma or GED equivalent.

Graduate from a Medical Assistant diploma or associate degree program.

Additional Qualifications: If graduation did not occur within the last two years, one year of recent medical assistant experience working in an applicable setting.

Excellent communication skills (verbal and written).

Experience working in a team environment.

Computer proficiency required, including prior experience with electronic medical record systems.

Ability to work flexible hours, which may include days, evenings, nights, holidays, weekends, and on-call.

Ability to adapt to unpredictable situations within the work setting.

License or Certification: Medical Assistant certification (CMA) or registration (RMA).

Basic Life Support certification is required upon hire and must be valid for 90 days or greater from start date.

Maintains Basic Life Support (BLS) competency.

Benefit Eligible: Yes

Exemption Status: Non-exempt

Compensation Detail: Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.

The minimum pay rate is $17.22 per hour.

Hours/Pay Period: 80

Why Mayo Clinic? Mayo Clinic provides the highest quality patient care by placing the needs of the patient first.

We are the largest integrated, not-for-profit medical group practice in the world with approximately 60,000 employees working in a unique environment that brings together the best in patient care, groundbreaking research and innovative medical education.

We offer a highly competitive compensation package, which includes exceptional benefits, and have been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as one of the top 100 “Best Companies to Work For”.

Site Description: Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert.

The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.

With Phoenix being the sixth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.

Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live.

The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources.

The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.

Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).

Job Posting Category: Nursing, Other Patient Care

Job Posting Number: 88251BR

Medical Assistant - Nephrology Job

AZ-Scottsdale

88251BR