Skip to main content
New York Presbyterian: Where Amazing Works

Certified Medical Assistant-NYPresbyterian Medical Group Hudson Valley

Job ID 00756929 Location NYP/Hudson Valley Medical Group
NYP Employee Search Apply Now

Location

New York, New York

Shift:

Day Flex (United States of America)

Description:

Certified Medical Assistant-Medical-Surgical Technicians Make It Possible

Yorktown Heights location

Must be flexibile variable shifts

7:30am-3:30pm/ 9:00am-5:00pm / 9:30am-5:30pm

2 Saturdays per month.

Demonstrate excellence when expertise and superior service makes all the difference.

Take initiative and balance the perfect blend of patient care and clinical practices. Bring the best in care and caring, all while providing quality phlebotomy, EKG, and vital signs monitoring. Improve the patient experience and maintain a safe, clean and healthy environment in our endocrinology  practice

Assists in the planning, implementing and evaluating patient care under the direction of a Registered Nurse in accordance with established policies and procedures.

  • Greets patients, visitors and employees in a courteous manner. Identifies self to the patient and explains the procedures to be performed, clearly and concisely.  Maintains ongoing awareness of patient needs when performing procedures which require physical contact, i.e., gentle positioning of patient, providing blanket for warmth, and modesty, and reassure patient during procedure.  Responds to inquiries politely and promptly.  Refers matters outside scope of own duties to appropriate others as necessary, keeping patients and other informed as needed.
  • Observes patients conditions, reports abnormal conditions to staff nurse and records appropriate documentation in patient’s records.  Measures and records patient height and weight, performs routine vision and hearing examinations, and takes pulse and blood pressure readings.  Draws blood from patients and/or performs finger sticks and obtains other specimens as requested by physician or registered nurse.
  • Assists with diagnostic procedures using aseptic principles in creating and maintaining a sterile field during procedures. Uses technical skills regarding positioning, wound care, and dressings.
  • Prepares, collects and arranges for disposition of specimens
  • Maintains stock items for examination and blood drawing rooms, forms used by clinical staff, etc.  Notifies appropriate others to order depleted stock. Maintains a safe, sanitary and therapeutic environment for patient care; assists in the cleaning and maintenance of technical equipment used in patient care and utility room; reports equipment requiring repairs to appropriate others.
  • May answer telephones and issue appointments as needed.
  • Performs other job-related duties as required.

Education/Certification Required

High School Diploma or GED

Graduate of a Certified Medical Assistant program.

Preferred Criteria:

Experience in an outpatient setting or experience with family practice

Join a hospital where employee engagement is at an all-time high. Enjoy competitive compensation along with benefits such as tuition reimbursement, hospital retirement contributions, and financial planning assistance. Start your life-changing journey today.
__________________

  • #1 in New York, "America's Best Hospitals 2017-2018." - U.S.News & World Report
  • 2019 "Best Places to Work: Employee's Choice." - Glassdoor
  • 2018 "Employees' Choice: Top CEOs" - Glassdoor
  • 2018 “America’s Best Employers.” - Forbes
  • 2018 "150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare." - Becker's Healthcare
  • 2018 "Top-Rated Work Places: Best Hospitals" - Indeed


Discover why we're #1 in New York and a best employer at: nyp.org/careers

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital is an equal opportunity employer.

NYP Employee Search Apply Now

Sign Up for Job Alerts

Interested InSelect a job category and/or location, then click “Add” for each saved search. Finally, click “Sign Up” to create your job alert.

  • Clinical Support Services, Yorktown Heights, New York, United StatesRemove
  • Service & Accommodations, Yorktown Heights, New York, United StatesRemove

By uploading your resume you are not submitting an application for employment