Medical Assistant II FEATURED

  • Mercy Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
  • Jun 30, 2020
Assistant/Support

Job Description

This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by performing administrative and clinical duties in an outpatient setting including limited medication administration in the outpatient setting.   Job Duties Administers oral, SubQ and IM medications under the direct supervision of an RN Demonstrates basic knowledge of medication purpose, side effects and administration procedure Performs accurate measurement of patient statistics to include vitals, heightand weight  Manages room turnover and patient flow Collects health history and med list Escribes orders Prepares patient for physician's exam Instructs patients as directed by the RN or physician Performs front offices duties including telephone, reception, medical records and scheduling Practices standard precautions Maintains inventory in rooms and orders office and clinical supplies and instruments Department Specific Duties N/A Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Knowledge of administrative and clinical functions in a physician office setting.  Professional Experience One year experience working in a medical office setting preferred Education Education sufficient to obtain AAMA or AMT certification Licensure, Certification, Registration AAMA or AMT certification required

Employment Type

Full Time