Certified Medical Assistant in Athens, TN at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 1/18/2021

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    Athens, TN
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Job Description

Starr Regional Medical Center

Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) – Physician Practice – Full Time – Day Shift –position available.

Core competencies for the position include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Under the supervision of physician or nurse, assists with performing patient assessments and treatments.
  • Performs basic diagnostic procedures and specimen collection. Monitors and communicates changes in patient condition. Documents patient care given.
  • Maintains equipment and medical supplies, including reordering, stocking, cleaning, and troubleshooting. Maintains examination areas.
  • Performs administrative or clerical duties as assigned, including filing, reception, scheduling, data entry, and patient registration.

Job Requirements


  • High school diploma or equivalent is required.
  • Graduate of a Medical Assistant Program is required.
  • Current RMA / CMA / NCMA or CCMA Certification issued by the credentialing body of the AAMA / ARMA is required.
  • BLS through American Heart Association or American Red Cross is required at the time of hire.

LifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans’ status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.