Medical Assistant – Warren – Part Time

Job Title: Medical Assistant
Job Location: Warren, Michigan
Job Type: Part Time
Department: Clinic
Reports To: Office Supervisor/Manager

GENERAL SUMMARY:

Under limited supervision, performs a variety of clerical and/or clinical functions associated with patient care, maintenance of the EMR.

TYPICAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Prepares exam rooms for daily clinics. Checks that room is clean, supplied, equipment in place.
  2. Reviews patient’s chart for testing results, reviews dictation and orders x-rays if needed.
  3. Greets patients in the exam room, documents chief complaint, verifies that x-rays are on the computer screen for physician’s review. Prepares patient for examination and procedures assisting physician as needed.
  4. Monitors BP and Pulse Ox as needed, for procedures, records in EMR. Cleans exam room, sterilizes equipment and prepares room for next patient.
  5. Prepares injections for physician, according to approved procedures and physician instructions.
  6. Removes staples, stitches, dresses wounds following the physician guidelines.
  7. Collects and packages specimens for lab processing. Prepares the patient and ultrasound machine for the physician.
  8. Removes/applies casting, braces, and dressings as directed by physician.
  9. Directs patients, answering questions as needed.
  10. Maintains clean, safely equipped and adequately supplied examining rooms. Inventories clinical supplies and places supply orders to maintain desired inventory levels.
  11. Complies with CLIA, OSHA, JCAHO and other regulatory agency standards. Participates in in-service programs as needed.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Required Certifications, Registration or Licensure:

Certified Medical Assistant preferred

Minimum Knowledge and Education:

High school diploma or equivalent (G.E.D.)

Minimum Work Experience:

6 months previous medical office experience preferred

Specific Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge of proper blood drawing techniques and injection techniques

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