JOB TITLE : Medical Assistant
DEPARTMENT: New Dimensions in Health Care
LOCATION: New Dimensions in Health Care
REPORTS TO: CQI Manager
Hours of Work :
8:00 am to 4:30 pm or as needed per clinical schedules
Education and/or Experience: High School diploma. One year prior experience in medical setting and with person with developmental disabilities preferred. Computer skills. Ability to travel.
(Other than general good health): Ability to assist with the transfer of patients.
Direct assistance to physicians and patients during medical appointment hours.
Clean and stock exam rooms. Prepare exam rooms between patients for services and/or procedures.
Accompany patients from waiting areas to exam rooms and back.
Assure instruments and supplies required in performance of patient related services are cleaned, stored and maintained in an appropriate manner. Assure the maintenance of supplies and medications with regard to sufficient availability and their being within expiration date information for products on hand.
Assist staff RN's and LPN's as appropriate and directed in arranging for appointments at the Health Center and with other providers for referrals and/or consultations; tracking process for follow up on lab and other ordered services; facilitation of communication among all involved in the care of Health Center patients.
File documents appropriately in patient charts.
Retrieval and return of patient health records as needed in providing daily services.
Analyze records/documents ensuring completeness and flagging deficiencies.
Maintain positive relationships with providers, patients, family members, coworkers and visitors.
Liberty Enterprises - 2 years ago