1. Maintains comfortable, orderly, safe, and clean environment. 2. Prepares patients for examinations. Provides routine information related to medical treatments and procedures. 3. Measures and records vital signs. Collects specimens. Prepares examining rooms. Selects and lays out medical supplies. 4. Maintains medical equipment. Records and reports patient information. Retrieves laboratory test results and patient files. 5. Escorts patients and visitors. Orders and maintains inventory of supplies. 6. Performs clerical functions related to medical activities.
Preferred Education: Experience with set-up and assisting with minor surgical procedures using sterile technique. Previous experience as a medical assistant in an Acute Care or Diagnostic Imaging setting. Proficiency in Epic.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Experience with set-up and assisting with minor surgical procedures using sterile technique. Previous experience as a medical assistant in an Acute Care or Diagnostic Imaging setting. Proficiency in Epic.
Required Skill/ability 5: Excellent attendance, punctuality and reliability, as attested by references.
Posting Position Title: Medical Assistant
Required Skill/ability 3: Demonstrated ability to perform in stressful situations. Flexibility and willingness to move easily between tasks. Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to foster positive, respectful relationships with co-workers and a diverse population.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Medical Assistant, Yale Health
Required Skill/ability 1: Experience as a medical assistant in an acute care/urgent care setting. Proficiency in Point of Care Testing (POCT) including CLIA-waived testing.
Required Skill/ability 4: Well-developed critical thinking skills and the ability to use sound independent judgment.
Required Skill/ability 2: Demonstrated phlebotomy skills and ability to properly label and handle specimens. Proficiency in the use of an EMR or clinical scheduling system.
Two years of related work experience and a high school level education; or an equivalent combination of experience and education.
Internal Number: 65607BR
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Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.