Mount Sinai Careers

Medical Office Assistant - Mount Sinai St. Luke's Outpatient Oncology - FT Days

New York, New York
Professional / Managerial / Administrative


Job Description

Mount Sinai Health System Careers

Do you have what it takes to wear the badge?

 

At the Mount Sinai Health System, patient care takes many forms. Our support services team members are responsible for creating a safe and welcoming environment for our patients so they can focus on what truly matters - healing. Every day brings new challenges—and each day offers the opportunity to improve the lives of patients and families in every community we serve.

 

Are you ready to discover the world of limitless possibilities that comes with wearing the badge? Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story of unrivaled patient care!

 
What You’ll Do:
  • Assists the professional staff with the delivery of services to patients in a variety of settings
  • Provides direct patient care, and/or one to one observation to selected patients under the supervision of a Registered Professional Nurse
  •  Coordinates patient flow for multiple clinics and services
  • Assists, escorts and transports patients
  •  Performs and assists with designated procedures, using aseptic technique as indicated
  •  Assists with patients’ examinations
  • Obtains and provides nourishment for patients.
  • Provides minor treatments as directed - dressings, application of ace bandages, applications of slings and ice, pediculosis

What You’ll Bring:
  • Graduate of an approved Medical Office Assistant Program.  Associate degree desirable
  • Medical Office Assistant experience preferred.  Spanish preferred, but must have the ability to read, write, and comprehend English
  • Certification in BLS, phlebotomy, EKG and medical terminology

 

Do you share our dedication to extraordinary service and have what it takes to wear the badge? Apply now!

 

Who We Are:

Over 35,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.

 

Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.

 

The Mount Sinai Health System is committed to the tenets of diversity and workforce that are strengthened by the inclusion of and respect for our differences. We offer our employees a highly competitive compensation and benefits package, a 403(b) retirement plan, and much more.

 

The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation.
EOE Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans


Demonstrates the ability to perform clinical / technical service / administrative tasks under the supervision of the physician. Coordinates patient flow for the practice. Assists and escort patients. Sets up patients in examination rooms (checking blood pressure, vital signs, urine and weighing patients.) Performs and assists with designated procedures, aseptic techniques as indicated. Assists with patient’s examination. Provides minor treatments as directed. Administers medication to patients as per physicians’ request. Administers blood drawing. Collects specimens, performs venipuncture and finger sticks. Performs screening and diagnostic test as directed. Participates in health teaching to patients and families. Order and maintain par level of supplies, equipment and linen. Sets up, stocks and maintains examination rooms. Reviews laboratory data and refer abnormal results to the physicians. Follows protocol for missed appointments. Performs specified clerical function. Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care based on physical, psychosocial, educational, safety, and related criteria appropriate to the age of the patients served. Graduate from an approved Medical Office Assistant Program required. Associate Degree preferred. Three years of Medical Office Experience. Bilingual: English/Spanish preferred.