A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position.
• We do require that you have a High school diploma or GED • You are required to have either graduated from a Medical Assistant program OR have an equivalent combination of education and 1-3 years of experience • Exceptional interpersonal skills and ability to work within a team setting is needed for success in this role • You must be able to demonstrate active listening, written, verbal and information technology skills • You must possess the ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment • Excellent attendance history
• Certification as an MA • Additional formal education in a health care field • Experience working with Epic or other electronic medical record
What will your work schedule look like?
The facility is open 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Monday through Friday. We are flexible in scheduling, and request that you are also flexible in working various shifts.
This position may be filled at a lower classification depending on the qualifications of the selected candidate.
Physical Requirements You will be required to do some moderate standing and walking, as well as lift, position, push, and/or transfer patients.
Training As part of the orientation training process you will be shadowing and learning from the Medical Assistant Lead as well as specific content experts who make up the team to ensure a comprehensive training program.
Michigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings. Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act. Pre-employment drug testing applies to all selected candidates, including new or additional faculty and staff appointments, as well as transfers from other U-M campuses.
Michigan Medicine improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally. Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society. We advance health to serve Michigan and the world.
Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. The review and selection process may begin as early as the eighth day after posting. This opening may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
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