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Medical Assistant (CLINIC)

Stepping Stone Staffing Fulton, MO
  • Expired: 16 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Medical Assistant
Job Summary:
  • Verifies patient information by interviewing patient; recording medical history; confirming purpose of visit.
  • Prepares patients for examination by performing preliminary physical tests; taking blood pressure, weight, and temperature; reporting patient history summary.
  • Secures patient information and maintains patient confidence by completing and safeguarding medical records; completing diagnostic coding and procedure coding; keeping patient information confidential.
  • Counsels patients by transmitting physician's orders.
  • Verifying times with patients; preparing charts, pre-admission and consent forms.
  • Maintains safe, secure, and healthy work environment by establishing and following standards and procedures; complying with legal regulations.
  • Keeps supplies ready by inventorying stock; placing orders; verifying receipt.
  • Keeps equipment operating by following operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns; maintaining supplies; performing preventive maintenance; calling for repairs.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications.
  • Serves and protects the clinic/hospital practice by adhering to professional standards, policies and procedures, federal, state, and local requirements.
  • Enhances practice reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
Minimum Requirements and Skills
  • A high school diploma or high school equivalency is the minimum education needed for an entry-level job as a medical assistant.
  • Take high school classes in the sciences, particularly anatomy, biology and chemistry.
  • Medical assistants also need good interpersonal skills to deal both with patients and medical professionals.
  • They must pay careful attention to detail and possess strong analytical skills.
 

Stepping Stone Staffing

Address

Fulton, MO
USA