Medical Assistant (MA, CMA, LPN) - Breast Center - 100% FTE, Day Shift - Univers
Madison, WI 
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Posted 17 days ago
Job Description

As a member of UW Health's REMARKABLE team, your passion for helping patients and families will allow you to thrive as a Medical Assistant!

We are currently seeking a Medical Assistant to:

  • Join our expert team of professionals who care for more than 600 new breast cancer patients and more than 3,000 survivors each year.
  • Provide care for patients with non-cancerous breast conditions who may be at high risk for breast cancer.
  • Promote health and wellness so patients can achieve their goals and prevent breast cancer.

Education:

Minimum -

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Completion of an accredited Medical Assistant program or Licensure as an LPN or Completion of the UW Health Medical Assistant Apprenticeship program or Completion of CCMA as a UW Health employee or
  • In lieu of the above requirements, two (2) years of recent Medical Assistant experience and current CMA, RMA or CCMA certification

Work Experience:

Minimum - Will consider new Medical Assistant and LPN graduates.

Preferred - One (1) year experience as a Certified Medical Assistant or LPN.

Licenses and Certifications:

Minimum -

  • Certified as CMA, RMA or CCMA or eligible for certification. Certification must be obtained within one year of hire from date of hire.
  • If applying in lieu of Medical Assistant education or LPN licensure, must have current CMA, RMA, or CCMA certification at time of hire
  • CPR/BLS certification.

Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of medical terminology.
  • Ability to make judgments in demanding situations.
  • Ability to react to frequent changes in duties and volume of work.
  • Commitment to respectful patient and family-centered care.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills.

Physical Requirements:

Medium: Ability to lift up to 50 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying objects weighing up to 25 pounds.

UW Health is committed to being a diverse, equitable, inclusive and anti-racist workplace and is an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Our integrity shines through in patient care interactions and our daily work practices as we work to embrace the knowledge, unique perspectives and qualities each employee and faculty member brings to work each day. Applications from Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) individuals, LGBTQ+ and non-binary identities, women, persons with disabilities, military service members and veterans are strongly encouraged. EOE, including disability/veterans.

Work Schedule:
100% FTE, 40 hours per week. Shifts scheduled Monday through Friday between the hours of 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM. No weekends or holidays. Hours may vary based on the operational needs of the department.

Pay: UW Health offers a competitive compensation and benefits package. Work experience that is relevant to the position will be taken into consideration when determining the starting base pay.

Sign-On Bonus: External candidates are eligible for up to a $3,000 sign-on bonus.

in Madison is a Magnet-designated facility that's and considered one of the nation's leading hospitals, teaching institutions and referral centers.

 

Job Summary
Company
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
2 years
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