WakeMed is Hiring Medical Assistants!

If you’re looking for a new opportunity in the medical field, WakeMed is hiring medical assistants! Learn more about the position and how to apply here.

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Introduction

Welcome! We are excited that you are interested in joining the WakeMed team. This guide will provide an overview of the medical assistant position, including job responsibilities, required qualifications and salary information. We hope this guide will give you a better understanding of what it means to be a medical assistant at WakeMed and help you decide if this is the right career path for you.

Medical assistants are an important part of the healthcare team, providing support to doctors and other medical professionals in a variety of ways. Duties of a medical assistant may include scheduling appointments, taking patient histories and vital signs, preparing patients for examinations, assisting with procedures and providing instruction on follow-up care.

In order to be successful in this position, Medical assistants must have strong communication skills and be able to multitask effectively. They must also be detail-oriented and organized, as they will be responsible for managing patients’ medical records Medical Assistants must have completed at least a high school diploma or equivalent; however, many employers prefer candidates who have completed an accredited medical assistant program.

Medical assistants can expect to earn a median annual salary of $33,610, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Salaries may vary depending on experience, education level and location. Interested in learning more? Click here to view our open medical assistant positions!

The Position

WakeMed is seeking certified Medical Assistants to join our team! As a Medical Assistant with WakeMed, you will provide patient care and support services under the direction of a physician. This may include taking medical histories, assisting with exams and procedures, performing diagnostic tests and providing patient education. If you are passionate about providing exceptional patient care and are looking for an opportunity to join a leading health care organization, we want to hear from you!

The Duties

As a Medical Assistant at WakeMed, you will perform a variety of clinical and administrative tasks in order to support the operations of the physician’s office. You will be responsible for patient care, scheduling appointments, verifying insurance coverage, and maintaining Medical records In addition, you may also be responsible forperforming lab tests, administering shots, and assisting with minor surgeries.

The Requirements

Interested in becoming a medical assistant at WakeMed? Here are the requirements you’ll need to meet:

-A high school diploma or equivalent
-Completion of an accredited medical assistant program
-CMA (AAMA) certification or RMA certification
-At least one year of experience as a medical assistant
-Basic life support certification

The Benefits

At WakeMed, we offer competitive salaries and benefits packages to our employees. Our benefits package includes:

-Medical, dental, and vision insurance
-Life insurance
-Short and long term disability insurance
-Paid time off
-Retirement plan with employer match
-Employee assistance program

We also offer a variety of perks and discounts to our employees, including:

-Discounts on tickets to local attractions
-Discounts on fitness memberships
-Discounts on food and restaurants

The Schedule

WakeMed is currently hiring for Medical Assistants! The position offers a very competitive salary and benefits package, as well as a great work schedule.

The schedule for Medical Assistants is very flexible, with most positions working Monday through Friday. Some positions may require working weekends and evenings, but this is typically on a rotating basis. The hours are also very flexible, with most positions working between 8am and 5pm.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please visit our website or contact our human resources department.

The Pay

In addition to a competitive salary, WakeMed offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health, dental and vision insurance, as well as a retirement savings plan. Medical assistants at WakeMed also enjoy a generous paid time off program, which includes vacation time, sick leave and holidays.

The Location

WakeMed is now hiring Medical Assistants for their locations in Raleigh, NC! This position is a full-time,Benefits eligible role working Monday through Friday from 8am to 5pm. Medical Assistants responsibilities include but are not limited to: greeting patients, scheduling appointments, taking vital signs and medical histories, collecting lab specimens and providing patient education. If you are a Medical Assistant or have related experience and are looking for an opportunity to join a great team in a well-respected organization, please apply today!

The Application Process

To apply for a position at WakeMed, you will need to submit a resume, cover letter and an online application.

When you have submitted your application, a member of the WakeMed team will review your qualifications and if you are selected for an interview, you will be contacted to schedule a time.

Your interview will be conducted by a panel of WakeMed representatives who will ask you questions about your experience and skills.

If you are offered the position, you will be extended a conditional offer of employment and required to complete a background check and drug screen.

The Contact Information

WakeMed is now hiring medical assistants! If you are interested in becoming a medical assistant, please contact our office at (919) 858-8888. We will be happy to answer any questions you may have about the position.

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