Vanderbilt University Medical Center Medical Assistant Neurosurgery Villages at Vanderbilt 4.5 Days in Nashville, Tennessee

Medical Assistant The Villages at Vanderbilt

The Vanderbilt Neurosurgery clinic is looking for an

energetic Medical Assistant with a positive attitude to join our team. If you

enjoy fast paced patient contact but can also learn the administrative role of

the front desk, this might be a great fit for you. Our Medical Assistants keep

the clinic flow moving, ensure our supplies and care environment are in order, assist

nurses with patient records, and call patients about appointments and

medications. We are searching for an individual with problem solving skills and

initiative who communicates well in a team setting.

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Department/Unit Summary

Vanderbilt Clinical Neurosciences in Nashville, Tenn., is a leader in treating brain, spine and nervous system disorders. Collaboration is key in caring for such complex issues. That's why Vanderbilt neurosurgeons, neurologists and other experts team up to care for you. Our teams treat all neurological conditions including brain tumors; epilepsy; headaches; Parkinson's, essential tremor and other movement disorders; stroke, and muscular sclerosis, among others.

Click here to learn more about Vanderbilt Neuroscience Clinics at https://vanderbilthealth.com/clinicalneurosciences/30248

Shifts/Hours: Days Monday-Thursday, half day Friday. May required travel to another clinic on occasion. Mileage reimbursement between clinics.

Your Role: Supports the licensed healthcare team in performing office examinations and procedures by organizing and managing clinic patient flow, gathering and documenting patient screening data, assist with patient and family education and communication with patient's health care team. For more information regarding the physical requirements and environmental conditions for this job, please click here at http://www.vanderbilt.edu/work-at-vanderbilt/requirements/nursing2.pdf .

Qualifications:

High School Diploma or GED (or equivalent experience) and < 1 year relevant industry

Medical Assistants will be required to have a certification from one of the VUMC approved MA programs.

Vanderbilt endorsed MA certifications:

American Medical Technologists (AMT),

American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA),

National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT),

National Healthcareer Association (NHA),

National Association for Health Professionals (NAHP).

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  • Vanderbilt Nursing: http://www.mc.vanderbilt.edu/root/vumc.php?site=vanderbilt-nursing VUMC Recent Accomplishments Because we are committed to providing the best in patient care, education and research, we are proud of our recent accomplishments:

  • US News & World Report: #1 Hospital in Tennessee, #1 Health Care Provider in Nashville, #1 Audiology ( Bill Wilkerson Center at http://www.vanderbilthealth.com/billwilkerson/ ), 12 adult and 10 pediatric clinical specialties ranked among the nation's best, #15 Education and Training

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  • National Institutes of Health: among the top 10 grant awardees for medical research in the U.S.

  • Magnet Recognition Program: nursing awarded third consecutive Magnet status in 2017

  • Nashville Business Journal: Middle Tennessee's healthiest employer

  • American Hospital Association: among the 100 "Most Wired" medical systems in the US

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Job Medical Assistant/Patient Care Technician

Organization: Gen Neuro Leb/ECL/OHO 200970

Title: Medical Assistant Neurosurgery Villages at Vanderbilt 4.5 Days

Location: TN-Nashville-Vanderbilt Hospital (VUH)

Requisition ID: 1805770