PURPOSE OF THIS POSITION
Under the supervision of the Physician, assist in minor office procedures, injections, phlebotomy, lab procedures, sterilization of instruments and clerical duties.
Duty 1 : Assists in schedule and coordinates patient visits to the Clinic. Directs patients during their visit.
Duty 2 : Assist Physician with patient care as required.
Duty 3 : Maintain patient records, and prepare necessary forms for billing.
Duty 4 : Answer telephone calls and places calls as directed.
Duty 5 : Documents all messages.
Duty 6 : Assists with general cleaning of patient rooms and office.
Duty 7 : Is able to know, understand, and follow directions as given by the Physician.
Duty 8 : Stocking supplies and completing form for needed equipment and supplies.
Duty 9 : Conducts blood draws, vital signs, audiometry, visual acuity and urinalysis on patients.
Duty 10 : Schedules patient visits and assists with charts.
Duty 11 : Individual must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patient served on his/her assigned unit/department. The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patient status and interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patient’s requirements relative to their age-specific needs and to provide the care needed as described in the area’s policies and procedures.