Essential Functions: Perform routine medical procedures utilizing appropriate skills and techniques necessary to assist the physician in patient examination and treatments. Prepare and administer medications, tests, therapies and appropriate medical treatments under the direct supervision of a doctor. Maintain patient files, medical charts and reports related to research treatment provided on date of service.Assist with scheduling patient's follow-up appointments and schedule surgeries and tests ordered by physicians. Place medical orders with pharmacy upon request. Clean patient rooms between patient visits. Stock examining rooms with necessary supplies and instruments; clean suction machines; sterilize instruments. Ensure all patient care equipment is patient ready.Perform related work as assigned.
Qualifications: High school graduate or equivalent combination of education and/or experience. Medical Assistant certification preferred Medical Assistant certification preferred.Ability to administer medications, tests, therapies and treatments.Good organizational skills including the ability to prioritize workload and resolve operational problems. Ability to communicate effectively with others.Some knowledge of medical terminology. Previous medical assistant experience in a physician's office desirable.Ability to operate specialized patient care equipment and perform medical procedures, e.g. autoclave, scopes, obtain blood samples, take vital signs, injections, etc.
Internal Number: 76_206302
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Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.