This position is responsible for performing a variety of patient care activities to assist providers and nursing personnel. Facilitates patient/physician/provider communication and coordination of care.
Escorts patients to examination room and obtains vitals and documents in EMR
Administers prescribed medications/vaccine’s and treatments in accordance with clinic policies and scope of certification/licensure
Prepares equipment and assists providers during examination, testing and treatment of patients
Performs room turn over in patient rooms between cases and at the end of day
Assists in maintaining stocked supplies and sterilizes instruments/exam rooms
Assists in arranging referrals/prior authorizations as necessary
Assists with patient education
Performs other duties as assigned
Minimum Education/Work Experience/License Certifications
Graduation from Medical Assisting program or School of Practical Nursing
Knowledge of medical equipment and instruments to administer patient care
Current LPN Licensure or Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) or Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) (LPN's/MA's will have 1 year to become certified in order to maintain employment)
Current CPR certification
Ability to multi-task.
Ability to serve patients in a friendly and efficient manner.
Knowledge of basic computer functions and Microsoft Office applications.
Ability to work autonomously and as a team.
Capable of making independent decisions with the use of good critical thinking and problem solving skills.
Ability to respond appropriately to unpredictable situations and diverse patient populations.
Ability to communicate in the English language for effective written and verbal correspondence in order to complete job functions as mentioned above.
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