Integrated Resources, Inc

Company Details

Certified Medical Assistant

Job ID

: 24254

Location

: Mt Laurel Township, NJ, USA

Salary

: Not Specified

Job Views

: 24

Posted

: 01-13-2020

Job Description

Job Title: Certified Medical Assistant

Location: Mount Laurel, NJ 08054

Duration: 3 Months

 

Job Description:

  • The Medical Assistant performs routine delegated clinical patient care duties in the health system medical practice to assist medical and/or nursing staff in the examination and treatment of patients and ensure the office runs smoothly.
  • The delegated tasks are within the supervising physician's scope of practice and consistent with the medical assistant are education, training, and experience.

 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Administrative duties may include but are not limited to the following: Answer telephones using phone etiquette 
  • Greet patients using patient centered care  Update and file patient medical records using electronic and paper systems effectively Schedule appointments
  • Arrange for laboratory services Perform other administrative duties as directed.
  • Clinical Duties may include but are not limited to the following: Assist medical and nursing staff in a variety of tasks including: 
  • Obtain and record physical measurements: weight, height, head circumference, growth chart completion
  • Documents delegated specific medical history data such as allergies, reason for visit.
  • Documents vital signs and pain screens - notifies the registered nurse or physician when vital signs or pain screen are out of range.
  • Has the ability to identify patients in distress and notify appropriate care team timely.  Utilizes infection prevention and control procedures according to policy
  • Assist the physician during examination and procedures Collects and prepare laboratory specimens, phlebotomy according to health system standards
  • Clean and sterilizes medical instruments using health system standards Reinforces the patient/family understanding of the educational content as delegated by the physician.
  • Prepares and administer medications as directed by a physician per standard of care.  Prepare patients for x-rays, tests and procedures.
  • Performs electrocardiograms using age specific standards  Demonstrates commitment to patient safety by speaking up about safety issues and changing practice to enhance safety. 
  • Shares errors through system reporting mechanisms, and demonstrates shared accountability for safe practices.
  • Perform other clinical functions as delegated and supervised by the physician consistent with the CMAs education, training and experience and within state medical practice.

 

Required Skills:    

  • Ability to administer vaccines is required
  • Knowledge of exam, diagnostic and treatment room procedures.
  • Ability to maintain quality control standards Ability to read, understand and respond to detailed oral and written instructions.
  • Ability to react and communicate clearly, calmly and effectively.  Working knowledge of sterile techniques and special procedures that are applicable to work performed. 
  • Working knowledge of procedures and techniques involved in administering routine and special treatments to patients. 
  • Working knowledge of sanitation, personal hygiene and basic health and safety precautions applicable for work in a clinic setting.
  • Working knowledge of infection control procedures and safety precautions.  Perform care according to age specific competencies. 
  • Daily clinic preparation process; registration, scheduling, charge posting, order entry.  Able to document and communicate pertinent information 
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients and clinic staff.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team.

 

Required Experience and Education:

  • High School/GED. Graduate of a Medical Assistant program
  • One (1) year of work experience
  • Certified Medical Asst.

 

 

Job Category
Health-Care
Employment Types
Contract - W2
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