Medical Assistant
Carolinas Medical Alliance, Inc. - Florence, SC

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Description

The Medical Assistant assist in the provision of patient care by performing assigned tasks according to policy and address the developmental and age related needs of the patient. He/she will assist in examination and treatment of patients under the direction of a physician. The Medical Assistant must assist in the assessment of patient responses to interventions by performing and recording routine vital signs then performing initial interview to obtain patient data. In addition, he/she must identify abnormal assessments of findings, communicating findings to physician, and document assessment findings in the appropriate format. The Medical Assistant must document all activities according to defined guidelines by completing all documentation requirements in a timely manner by including thorough and complete information and properly identifying self on all patient records. He/she will assist in the education process for the patient by providing information to assist in patient/family learning, and obtaining appropriate educational sheets for patient and place in chart. The Medical Assistant should obtain referral appointments, prior authorizations, and medicine for patients as needed. The Medical Assistant should demonstrate performance consistent with the mission and goals of the practice and organization; remain flexible to changing systems; and treats staff, physicians, patients, and visitors with consideration and respect. The Medical Assistant will perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Education: Prefer Certified Medical Assistants who have graduated with one year of accredited schooling and have taken and passed the Medical Assistance Certification exam.

Experience: One year experience preferred in a healthcare setting.

Licenses/Certificates: Prefer Medical Assistant Certificates from accredited school.

Job

Nursing

Primary Location

SC-Florence

Organization

Carolinas Medical Alliance, Inc.

Working Location

Carolinas Medical Alliance, Inc.

Shift

Day Shift

Forecasted paid hours per shift

8

Forecasted hours per pay week

40

Employee Status

Full-time

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