Medical Assistant (MA) - Clinic

Posted: 06/09/2024

Join the Team at Avera!
Award Winning Health Care:  Avera has been named among the nation’s 15 Top Health Systems, Forbes list of America’s Best-in-State Employers and Level 10 Most Wired Health Care Organization by CHIME.

Culture:  Be part of a multidisciplinary team built on teamwork, with compassion and the goal of Moving Health Forward for you and our patients. Work where you matter.

You Belong at Avera:  Competitive pay, front-loaded PTO and options for free health insurance, Student Loan Repayment Program, sign-on bonuses, various shifts to fit your lifestyle and opportunities for career growth.

Join Avera as a Medical Assistant and join a mission driven organization with a great company culture, and team environment. 


Position Highlights:

  • Paid Time Off (PTO) available on Day 1!
  • Options for Free Health Insurance!
  • Job Satisfaction: Each day you will positively impact each patient you serve with providing direct patient care.
  • Commitment to Quality Patient Care: Avera Marshall invests almost $2 million each year to upgrade technology or purchase new hospital equipment to ensure the highest quality care available.
  • Work/Life balance: Day Shift! Clinic hours, No weekends, holidays or call time!
  • Career Growth opportunities!

Job Summary

  • Perform general nursing care to patient
  • Greet patients and prepare them for physical examinations. Obtain height/weight, blood pressure and medical history information.
  • Administer prescribed medications and treatments.
  • Observe, record and report patient's condition and reaction to drugs and treatments to the provider.
  • Assists in the orientation of new clinic nursing staff.

Education and/or Experience

  • Graduate of a Medical Assistant program with an Associate’s degree or diploma required upon hire.
  • Previous clinic experience preferred.


  • Basic Life Support required within 30 days of hire.
  • Must be licensed through one of the following upon hire:
    • National Certification as a Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) through the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA).
    • National Registration as a Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) through the American Medical Technologist (AMT).
    • National Certification as a Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) through the National Health Career Association.

Work Schedule

  • Monday-Friday, 4 - 8 hours shifts/week; 64hrs/2wks


The hourly range for this position is listed below. Actual hourly rate dependent upon experience.

  • $19.25 - $27.00 per hour