The Medical Assistant assists doctors and nurses in efficient/correct patient care. Responsibilities include putting patients into examination rooms. Obtains histories, medications, blood pressures, weight and vital signs of each patient. Assist with pap smears and minor surgical procedures when necessary. Knowledge of computer systems is essential in booking patient appointments and retrieving patient demographic information. General clerical skills will be utilized. Must be certified. Currently position is one day per week to help physician in the East Greenwich Medical and Wellness center. Other per diem opportunities available.
South County Hospital - 18 months ago