Under general supervision in an outpatient clinical setting, assists with direct care and performs specialized medical procedures of a routine nature, as directed by established clinical protocol.
Medical assistant or equivalent clinical training; at least 1 year of experience that is directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.
Duties and Responsibilities
Assists with direct patient care procedures and related tasks; assists in obtaining patient histories, takes vital signs, verifies med lists, prepares charts, pre visit planning.
Performs routine specialized procedures, such as EKG’s rapid streps, urine dips, PFT’s, dressing changes under established protocols.
Maintain stocks of medicines and medical supplies as necessary
Educates and advises patients on specified medical issues within established parameters.
May schedule, coordinate and track patient referrals.
Practice’s safety, environmental and or infection control methods.
May supervise medical assistant students in specified tasks.
Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.
Ability to maintain quality, safety, and /or infection control standards.
Ability to perform standard clinical procedures according to established protocols
Knowledge of inventory management practices
Ability to work on a team.
Ability to use technology.
Bilingual - Portuguese speaking highly desired
Conditions of Employment
May be required to submit to annual PPD and Rubella screening.
Candidates are required to have a hepatitis vaccination but may decline vaccination through declination form or may provide record of vaccination from previous employer.
A pre-employment background investigation may be required
Working Conditions and Physical Effort
Work is performed in an interior medical/clinical environment.
Moderate physical activity. Requires handling of average- weight objects up to 25 pounds with a considerable amount of standing and walking.
Work environment involves exposure to potentially dangerous materials and situations that require following extensive safety precautions and may include the use of protective equipment.
Will work with blood or blood-borne pathogens and will require OSHA training.
Interested candidates should email their resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Coastal Medical, Inc. - 16 months ago