• Assistant-Certified Medical - LAB

    Location US-TN-Bartlett
    Posted Date 1 week ago(5/17/2018 12:13 PM)
    Position Code
    30460254
    Day Shift
    Yes
    Status
    Regular Full-Time
    Department
    MG Oncology BMG
  • Overview and Responsibilities

    REQUIRED: Must be a CERTIFIED MEDICAL ASSISTANT (CMA). Currently certified by a National Certification Board (i.e. National Center for Competency Testing) & BLS/CPR

     

     SUMMARY: 

    Providing assistance to all physicians and nurses in the clinic with patient exams and the efficient flow of patients through the clinic. To provide quality and confidential health care to patients by preparing exams rooms, making appointments and filing completed lab and medical record paperwork.  This position will primarily be within the lab so understanding of CLIA and lab techniques will be needed.

     

    ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned. To assist all physicians with patient exams. The ability to assist specialty physician with surgery and treatment due to additional training, experience and certification. To work-up charts, call patients, put them in an exam room, obtain historical information and vital signs. Schedule patient appointments for exams, other diagnostic tests and surgical procedures. Set-up exam rooms and stock rooms with supplies and clinic forms on a daily basis. Clean exam rooms and instruments at the end of each day. To handle phone messages for physicians and nurses and make calls to obtain information from hospitals, labs, other physician offices and ancillary departments for each patient’s medical record. To call patients and provide report findings from diagnostic tests and to remind them of repeat diagnostic tests. Performs related responsibilities as required or assigned.

    Qualifications

    DescriptionMinimum RequiredPreferred / Desired
    Experience  
     Approved nursing or medical assistant course.Minimum of one year experience.
    Education  
     Skill in communicating clearly and effectively using standard English in written, oral and verbal format to achieve high productivity and efficiency. Skill to write legibly and record information accurately as necessary to perform job duties. 
    Training  
     Approved nursing or medical assistant course 
    Special Skills  
     Computer literacy. Maintain CertificationPhlebotomy experience
    Licensure  
    Certified by the a National Certification Board (National Center for Competency Testing)

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