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Lehigh Valley Health Network Medical Assistant in Allentown, Pennsylvania

Position Summary: Functions as a member of the clinical care delivery team for a hospital based outpatient department or physician practice. Provides designated clinical care to patients under the direction of an LPN, RN, or medical provider. Performs clerical/administrative duties associated with front desk operations under the direction of the Practice Manager/Director and/or Site Manager or Office Coordinator.

Minimum Requirements: Graduate of a Medical Assistant program. Demonstrates initiative and is able to function independently as well as collaboratively. Demonstrates the ability to accept, and adapt to change. Demonstrates time management and organizational skills. Excellent computer skills, including EMR, word processing and Excel. Demonstrates strong customer service and communication skills. Accepts and recognizes differences among people.

Preferred: Minimum of three (3) years recent experience in a physician office practice setting. Associate’s degree in Medical Assisting preferred. Current AAMA certification or Registered Medical Assistant.

Licensure: Current BLS (provided during Orientation).

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