Assists physician with patient examination and treatment. Responsible for preparing patient for examination, recording vital signs: height, weight, blood pressure, etc. Conducts routine lab tests, collection, and preparation of specimens. Assists in patient scheduling, referrals and laboratory test follow up. Calls in pharmacy prescriptions under the direction of the physician.
Required: High school diploma or GED and completion of medical assistant training program
Required: 1-2 years experience working in clinical setting
Required: Medical assistant certification through AAMA or AMT; CPR
Gottlieb Memorial Hospital - 23 months ago