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Penn State Health Medical Assistant II - St. Joseph Medical Group Family Practice Spring Rid in Wyomissing, Pennsylvania

Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Group

Location: US:PA:Wyomissing

Work Type: Full Time

FTE: 1.0

Shift: Varied

Hours: 8:00a - 4:30p


The Medical Assistant will provide care and support to patients under the direction of the physician and/or mid-level provider. The Medical Assistant contributes to the planning and delivery of patient focused care. The Medical Assistant is responsible for providing assistance with various healthcare services and for assisting with administrative functions. Medical Assistants play a vital role in our practice as they room patients, complete intake assessments and improve the patient experience.


Greet and prepare patients for the practitioner. Provide patient mobility assistance, as necessary. Obtain and record vital signs and other appropriate information, such as height, weight, drug allergies, current medications and presenting problem.

Assist with diagnostic tests and clinical procedures.

Manage patient flow ensuring enough time for patient and family education. Screens, communicates and responds to patient needs appropriately within the scope of authority.

Prepare, clean and sterilize instruments and maintain equipment; keep patient exam rooms clean and orderly; dispose of contaminated items according to the facility Exposure Control Plan; anticipate Practitioner's needs for medications, supplies and equipment and plan accordingly.

Document procedures and interactions in patient's medical record.

Schedule patient appointments and perform other clerical duties as needed.

Actively participate in continuing education, required meetings and participates in committees as requested.


High school diploma or GED required

Must have a current Medical Assistant National Certification.


In the last three- (3) years, one (1) year experience as a Certified Medical Assistant in a clinic or acute care setting preferred


Must have a current Medical Assistant National Certification.

Must have a current American Heart Association "Health Care Provider” BLS

This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

Penn State Health is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday – Friday, email or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.