Small pediatric primary care office seeking a medical assistant for primarily back office duties, with some cross coverage for front office duties, as needed.
Back office duties include the following:
Rooming patients, collecting and documenting vital signs, including blood pressure, height, length and weight. Interview patients or parents briefly to gather information about the reason for the visit and information about the history of present illness and review of systems for the patient chart. Point-of-care testing (including rapid strep and flu tests), dipstick urinalysis, administering vaccines, coordinating culture specimens for external lab pick up.
Spanish language skills are appreciated.
Phlebotomy/injection skills are appreciated.