Are you a Certified Medical Assistant with previous experience in a Family Practice. We have a client that provides work environment that values and respects its employees. The company philosophy is one that believes that actions of its employees should be motivated by one goal, to provide patients with compassionate, caring and quality service.
Function: Assists the physician in providing high quality supporting the goals and standards of the Practice.
- HS Diploma or gen equiv.
- MUST be Certified Medical Assistant,AAMA, CCMA or NHA, or RMA
- Successful completion of an accredited medical assisting program
- BLS with the American Heart Association
- Minimum of 1 year of medical assisting experience in a Family medicine environment
- Proficient with EMR for patient documentation
Essential Work Functions
- Prepare patients for the health care visit by directing and/or accompanying them to the examining room.
- Verify patient information by interviewing patient, recording medical history, and confirming purpose of visit.
- Perform preliminary physical tests; take blood pressure, weight and temperature; report patient history summary.
- Upon physician direction/request: administer injections, vaccines/immunizations, blood draw, EKG’s, PFT’s, Urinalysis, and Wound Care.
- Counsel patients by transmitting physician's orders in the electronic health record.
- Secure patient information and maintain patient confidence by completing and safeguarding medical records; completing diagnostic coding and procedure coding; keeping patient information confidential.
- Maintain a safe, secure and healthy work environment by establishing and following standards and procedures and complying with legal regulations.
- Keep supplies ready by inventorying stock, placing orders, and verifying receipt.
- Keep equipment operating by following instructions.
- Participate actively in responsibilities pertaining to quality initiatives.
- Work collaboratively with all members of the clinical care team and demonstrate respect for all colleagues.
- Expand knowledge by participating in company and office educational initiatives.
- Must possess professionalism and stability to approach highly stressful situations in a calm and rational matter.
- Use critical thinking to make sound clinical decisions.
- Adhere to ethical standards of conduct as well as applicable state and federal laws.
- Provide effective verbal and written nonverbal communication with patients and their families, colleagues, and health care providers.