Job: Medical Assistant (GYN/ONC)

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Job Description

Ironwood Cancer & Research Centers has beautiful state-of-the-art integrated Cancer and Breast Centers, with locations strategically located throughout the Valley. Each one provides a superior cancer care environment with a full spectrum of cancer related services for patients. Our multi-disciplinary team approach includes surgical oncology, medical oncology, radiation oncology, breast centers, diagnostic imaging services, social service support, nutritionist, integrative services, and genetic counseling

Mission Statement: To serve the community by providing quality, comprehensive cancer care which respects the values and needs of each individual.

Overview: We are looking for an experienced Medical Assistant to deliver compassionate care to patients by assisting with clinical tasks, performing support services for clinical staff and providing direct interaction with patients and their caregivers.  Performs other duties and responsibilities as required. This position is for the East Valley.

Schedule: This is a full-time, day-shift position a Monday - Friday schedule.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Supports providers in the delivery of patient care services and office operations.
  • Prepares examining areas and patients for examination, procedure or treatment by a provider or authorized practitioner.
  • Obtains vital signs and records patient’s medical history and other relevant data.
  • Assists provider with patient examinations, treatments and/or procedures.
  • Administers injections or assists with treatments/procedures under direction of authorized practitioner.
  • Prepares and maintains supplies and equipment for treatments, including sterilization.
  • Assists with scheduling of tests and treatments.
  • Answers telephone calls and other general office functions.
  • Travel between offices will be required.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Knowledge of HIPAA rules & regulations.
  • Knowledge of diagnostic testing and radiation procedures, preferred.
  • Excellent verbal and writing communication skills.
  • Knowledge of CPT, ICD-10, HCPCS coding.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Word, Internet.
  • Willing to travel between offices.
  • Stable work history, and ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Must be able to obtain vital signs and take instructions from Physicians.
  • Must be able to relate well to patients.
  • Ability to effectively communicate.

Education and Qualifications:

  • 1-2 years’ gynecology/oncology experience highly preferred.
  • Graduation from a medical assistant program.
  • National MA Certification a plus (or must obtain within 90 days).

We offer a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefit package including health/dental/vision insurance, life insurance, PTO and Holidays, 401K, and more.  We offer a caring work environment and are an E.O.E.

Please visit our website at www.ironwoodcrc.com. "Outsmarting Cancer One Patient at a Time."