Escorts patients to exam, obtains and appropriately records patient vital signs/medication list, monitors patient flow, assists physicians with minor clinical procedures, performs EKGs, prepares patient chart with pertinent medical information. Schedules diagnostic tests ordered by the physician as needed.Â Performs various office and clerical duties. Ensures patientâs right to privacy, safety, and confidentiality is maintained. Maintains a safe environment in accordance with standards, policies, and safety regulations. Ensures compliance with infection control policies. Other duties as assigned.
Minimum Education:High school graduate or equivalent. Medical Assistant Certificate/Diploma Minimum Experience/Knowledge:1+ years experience in acute care setting preferred. Combined education/experience as substitute for minimum experience. Ability to communicate effectively in English both verbally and in writing. Spanish language skills (preferred). Knowledge of orthopaedic medical terminology preferred. Familiarity with word processing, IDX, GECB, COR Schuynet, Cerner, ProSolv, EPF and scheduling software is preferred. Required License/Certification:BLS for Healthcare Provider from American Heart Association.
Internal Number: REQ20087395
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