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Medical Assistant

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: 
1.    Assist the provider by facilitating patient and information flow through numerous phases of the patient visit. 
2.    Review daily schedule and prepare EHR; promote  
3.    Greet and escort patient to exam room in a professional and confidential manner. 
4.    Obtain purpose of visit, vital signs (blood pressure, pulse, temperature, measurements) and document information accurately into the EHR. 
5.    Inform provider of abnormal reading or significant deviation from prior visits, if appropriate. 
6.    Perform routine procedures per Provider’s order (EKG, PPD reading, ear lavage, peak flow, vision screening, audiometry, etc.). 
7.    Administer immunizations and injections under direct supervision of a RN or Provider. 
8.    Clean exam rooms after each patient visit. 
9.    Assist with scheduling of follow-up procedures or necessary referrals. 
10.    Maintain patient care equipment and notify supervisor of repair requirement. 
11.    Perform all other duties as assigned. 
 
EDUCATION: 
High School Diploma or equivalent required. 
 
REQUIRED SKILLS: 
•    Certified Medication Aide License. 
•    Basic Life Support certification. 
•    Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software. 
•    Ability to work well with individuals of diverse socioeconomic, cultural, and intellectual backgrounds. 
 
PREFERRED SKILLS: 
•    Phlebotomy certification or previous medical assistant experience is preferred. 
•    Knowledge of medical terminology. 
•    Knowledge of universal precaution procedures in medical safety practices. 
•    Previous experience working in a hospital, clinic or physician’s office preferred. 
•    Bi-lingual preferred.