Functions in the role of a medical assistant on the health care team.
Performs work to meet schedules and to facilitate quality team health care to ambulatory patients.
Reports significant observations and patient problems through proper channels.
Maintains confidentiality of patient records and problems; treats patients and families with respect.
Maintains a clean, orderly and safe patient environment.
Attends in-service programs appropriate to the clinical areas.
Performs non-nursing functions, which impact and contribute to the quality of patient care.
Skilled in the following procedures:
Phlebotomy, Electrocardiography, Patient Histories
Cross-train with front desk staff.
Terminal cleaning/infection control.
Documents vital signs, height, weight, BP, and BMI on progress note.
Assists with procedures.
Prepares the patient and equipment.
Cleans instruments and equipment as needed.
Provides and maintains supplies, equipment and linen for the assigned clinical areas.
Practices and adheres to Universal Precautions
Manages patient flow.
Shift: 40 hours a week, Monday-Friday 8:30am-5pm. This position will be located at Brighton,MA
Minimum Education: Graduate/completion of a medical assistant program with certification.
Minimum Experience: Previous experience in a health care setting as a medical or nursing assistant.
Steward Health Care - 20 months ago