Certified Medical Assistant, OB/GYN

  • Cape Cod Healthcare
  • Falmouth, MA, USA
  • Jan 05, 2021
Assistant/Support

Job Description

Under the direction of the department supervisor or designee provide the highest standards of clinical support to the physician practice Delivers excellent customer service to patients through participation in a medical care team Demonstrates a high level of competence with clerical support   Description:   Under the direct supervision of the clinician, department supervisor or designee, assists in providing clinical care to office patients Manages clinicians’ daily schedule and patient flow to expedite care and maximize clinical time  Greets and escorts patients to exam rooms  Obtains relevant information and takes vital signs as indicated (i.e. height, weight, blood pressure, heart rate, respiratory rate, oxygen saturation). Inputs pertinent clinical information into the electronic health record timely and with accuracy and performs a complete medication reconciliation Assists clinicians with clinical procedures and/or additional tests specific to the department. May advise patient of preparation required for exam or additional testing and keeps patients informed of visit status, unforeseen delays and other relevant information pertaining to the patient’s visit  Prepare and maintain exam rooms for patient arrivals.  Clean and/or maintain inventory of supplies (medical included) and equipment throughout the practice. Notifies supervisor to order clinical supplies, clinical equipment and pharmaceuticals as appropriate  Under the supervision of a physician, administers routine injections when delegated, and documents in real time and with accuracy Ensures telephone calls are answered timely and clinicians receive necessary information Assists in resolving patient concerns by acting as an advocate, as appropriate Participates in practice and department meetings, trainings, etc. to promote continuous improvement of quality patient care Takes initiative to learn, understand, and stay current with community resources and the greater healthcare system Maintains patient rights and abides by all confidentiality obligations pursuant to CCHC and HIPAA Provides clerical/office support as necessary (i.e. scheduling appointments, greeting and registering patients, scanning incoming medical records and paperwork, preparing medical records, answering phone calls and taking messages, faxing, etc.) Ability to float to other MACC practices when required Performs other work-related duties and activities as assigned or requested

Qualifications

Ability to read, write and communicate in English Medical Assistant Certification Basic Life Support Certification for Health Care Providers Strong interpersonal, customer service, time management skills Experience with current office technology, proficient with computer office applications (Electronic Medical/Health Records, MS Office, etc.) Minimum of two years’ experience in a clinical setting preferred

Employment Type

Regular-Regular