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Certified Medical Assistant

Healthcare Practice Cleveland, MS
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Medical, Dental

OVERVIEW:

Solo primary care practice in Cleveland, MS is looking to hire a full time Medical Assistant. The Medical Assistant performs patient-oriented procedures under the supervision of a physician assistant or physician in a private practice setting.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Completion of Medical Assistant training program or sufficient on-the-job experience. Prior clinical experience in private practice is desired. Ability to multi-task. Good interpersonal skills with physicians, coworkers, and patients. Comfortable working in electronic medical records. Ability to type well.

Physical guidelines include the ability to stand/walk for up to eight hours/day, bend, stoop, twist, assist patients in turning, assist the patient in arising from exam table, push wheelchair patients, and assist patient in arising from and returning to the wheelchair..

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Direct patients to proper exam/treatment room; prepare patients for examinations and other procedures
  • Document patient information and visit details into electronic medical records
  • Assist physicians with procedures and data entry into electronic medical records as directed
  • Instruct/educate patients accordingly after clinic visits and procedures
  • Maintain, clean and/or sterilize medical and laser equipment
  • Mix medications for injections and topical solution, when necessary
  • Remove sutures and apply steri-strips
  • Assist with Pulmonary Function Tests (PFT) and x-ray
  • Answer patient questions as per the provider in a reasonable time
  • Interact with pharmaceutical representatives to learn information to improve patient care
  • Clean exam rooms between patient visits
  • Handle properly the disposal of infectious and/or hazardous waste
  • Perform other tasks as assigned

Healthcare Practice

This Healthcare Practice specializes in Family Medicine.

Address

Cleveland, MS
USA

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