Prime Healthcare

Clinic - Medical Assistant

Facility Suburban Community Medical Group
Location
US-PA-Bridgeport
ID
2021-82464
Category
Aide
Position Type
Full Time
Shift
Days

Overview

The Certified Medical Assistant provides general support to physicians for patient care and examinations, including exam preparation and lab work. This position is also responsible for supporting the functions of the front desk area.

 

Knowlegde of

-CPT and ICD10 codes

-The principles, methods, materials, equipment and technique used to perform laboratory functions

-The basic principles, methods and techniques used to administer injections to adults and pediatric patients

-The safety precautions required in laboratory work including universal precautions

-Keyboarding and data entry

-Customer service skills

-Use Microsoft Office, send and receive e-mail, and navigate the Internet

-Make accurate arithmetic computations

-Handle multiple tasks simultaneously

-Work in a fast-paced environment

-Function well in a team environment

-Take patient vital signs, including height, weight, blood pressure, and BMI.

-Perform a variety of laboratory tests in accordance with prescribed procedures and instructions

-Make accurate observations of test results and to prepare accurate reports and records

-Maintain treatment and work areas in a prescribed state of cleanliness

Responsibilities

Assists in patient care throughout nursing areas, and is responsible for the safe transport of patients via wheelchair or stretcher, dispatch services and appropriate documentation of services. Provides the services of an observer for any patient on a patient care unit who has been assessed to require constant observation in order to maximize his/her safety. Performs general receptionist and clerical duties in order to facilitate efficient functioning of the clinic.

Qualifications

Education and Work Experience
  1. High School Diploma required
  2. Certification as a Medical Assistant
  3. 1-2 years in general or healthcare office, preferred.
  4. Strong experience in Microsoft Office: Word, Excel and PowerPoint, preferred.
  5. Must exhibit a positive attitude and willingness to learn.
  6. Knowledge of medical terminology and medical staff services department and/or acute care hospital experience, preferred.
  7. BLS certification
  8. Needs to be an experienced caregiver and have practical office training,

We are an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status, disability, race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation or other protected characteristics. If you need special accommodation for the application process, please contact Human Resources. EEO is the Law: https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/migrated_files/employers/poster_screen_reader_optimized.pdf

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