Performs patient care activities for office patients and related non-professional services necessary in caring for the personal needs and comfort of patients.
Knowledge of examination, diagnostic and treatment room procedures.
Knowledge of common safety hazards and precautions to maintain a safe work environment.
Knowledge usually gained while obtaining a high school diploma.
Skill in assisting in a variety of treatments and medications as directed.
Skill in taking vital signs.
Skill in administering injections and phlebotomy duties.
Skill in maintaining records and recording test results.
Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with patients, medical staff, and the public.
Ability to maintain quality control standards.
Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations.
Ability to read, understand and respond to detailed oral and written instructions.
Ability to communicate clearly.
Freeman Health System - 20 months ago