Medical Assistant - Women's Health - Oncology

at MaineHealth in Scarborough, Maine, United States

Job Description


For a limited time MaineHealth is offering sign on bonuses for Medical Assistants:
0-1 years of experience eligible for $4,000 (full time)
1+ years of experience eligible for $5,000 (full time)
Eligible candidates are hired (offer accepted) into a Full or Part time MA position. Bonus amount prorated for Part time hires, per diem hires are ineligible.
Current MaineHealth member employees are ineligible; former MaineHealth Members are ineligible until greater than 6 months separation from employment.

The Gynecologic Oncology practice is a practice that enjoys highly functioning, highly motivated team members that are passionate about patient care in women's oncology. This position is ideal for a compassionate individual who is seeking a rewarding position in oncology. The MA must demonstrate competency in all skills related to patient care in a gynecologic oncology practice. The MA responsibilities include rooming patients and assisting with procedures, prepping and abstracting charts, stocking rooms and assisting with FMLA and disability paperwork. Please consider joining our dynamic team. Our team values kindness, integrity, teamwork, and excellence.

Position Summary

The Medical Assistant (MA) is assigned duties and responsibilities related to patient care in a team-based ambulatory practice environment. The MA functions under the license of the provider when performing clinical and other patient care tasks. The MA must demonstrate competency in all skills related to the performance of patient care within their scope of practice and according to organizational policies, accrediting and licensing bodies.

Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

Education: Applicants must:

Have graduated with an Associates Degree in Medical Assisting from an accredited college or a graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant Program, and completed 160 hours clinical experience acquired through an externship or working as a medical assistant, or:

Be credentialed and have a minimum of 1 year's clinical Medical Assisting experience in a multi-physician medical practice preferred. Other relevant clinical experience will be evaluated on a case by case basis.

At least 2 year's clinical Medical Assisting experience in a multi-physician medical practice

Approved Medical Assistant credentials are:

Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) through the AAMA

Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) through the AMT

Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) through the NHA

National Certified Medical Assistant (NCMA) through the NCCT

License/Certifications: Current BLS required.

Experience: See "Education"

Ability to excel in a team-based care environment.

Maintain personal and professional records that include evaluation and validation of clinical competence/proficiency, continuing education, and any certification or verification of special skill sets.

Skill in time management, problem solving, multitasking, prioritizing and medical care coordination.

Ability to maintain a professional manner.

Ability to maintain privacy and confidentiality.

Proficient computer skills and knowledge of the electronic medical record.

Knowledge of medical terminology and medical office procedures.
Additional Information

MaineHealth was ranked one of America's Best Large Employers in 2022 by Forbes!

MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system whose vision is, "Working together so our communities are the healthiest in America." MaineHealth consists of nine local health systems, a comprehensive behavioral health care network, diagnostic services, home health agencies, and 1,700 employed clinicians working together through the MaineHealth Medical Group. With approximately 22,000 care team members, MaineHealth provides preventive care, diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New Hampshire. Learn more about our system at

At MaineHealth, we offer benefits that support an individual's needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our packages include health and dental insurances, paid parental leave, retirement program, generous paid time off, and much more! Our comprehensive array of benefits are competitive, affordable, and include choices that meet specific, but ever changing, needs.

With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations, you'll be working with health care professionals that truly value the people around them - both within the walls of the organization and the neighborhoods that surround it. We are deeply invested in the well-being of our communities and care team members. We believe in fostering a work... For full info follow application link.

MaineHealth values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Federal and state laws prohibit discrimination in employment because of race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.

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Job Posting: 877618

Posted On: Jan 18, 2023

Updated On: Jan 18, 2023

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