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Medical Assistants


VUMC Medical Assisting
Position Summary
Medical Assistants contribute to the healthcare of patients by assisting with exams and procedures, organizing and managing patient flow, and taking on other responsibilities based on their specific role.
Types of Positions Available
Medical Assistants work primarily in out-patient areas.
Education Requirements
High School Graduate (minimum) and hold an active Medical Assistant Certification 
Job Experience Requirements
Required time in field previous to employment:  0 Months
Licensure Requirements
Current Registered/Certified Medical Assistant from the following Vanderbilt endorsed Medical Assistant programs:
  • American Medical Technologists (AMT)                                         
  • American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA)                     
  • National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT)                           
  • National Healthcareer Association (NHA)                                       
  • National Association for Health Professionals (NAHP)       

Other nationally recognized organizations may be considered on an individual basis

Areas Available to Work
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Must work 30 hours per week to qualify for full-time benefits
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