• Assistant-Certified Medical-Huntingdon General Surgery

    Location US
    Posted Date 1 week ago(5/17/2018 10:24 AM)
    Position Code
    30460221
    Status
    Regular Full-Time
    Department
    MG Huntingdon Gen Su
  • Overview and Responsibilities

     REQUIRED: Current Medical Assistant Certification (NCCT) - Certified by a National Certification Board (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. Provides personal care assistance to patients under the direction of licensed personnel and /or Administrator. Performs other duties as assigned.

     

    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.

     

    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

    Description

    Minimum Required

    Preferred / 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 Certification

    Phlebotomy   experience

    Licensure

     

     

     

    Current Medical Assistant Certification (NCCT)  - Certified by the a National Certification Board (National Center for Competency Testing); BLS/CPR

     

     

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