Medical Office Assistant - Piver Center (SOCH)
Sisters Of Charity Hospital - Acute - Buffalo, NY

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Medical Office Assistant – Piver Center (SOCH)

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  • The Medical Office Assistant is under the direct supervision of the RN and/or Physician to deliver care to the patient and assist the health care provider. He/she collaborates with other health care professionals in providing this care and also assumes clerical duties as assigned.

    REPORTS TO:
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    Office Manager
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    Charge Nurse
    SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES:

    None

    SKILL AND EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS (MINIMUM):

    Education:
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    High School graduate or GED equivalent.
    · Graduate from accredited Medical Assistant School / Vocational School preferred.
    · Current Certification preferred.
    Experience:
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    Two (2) years experience in a physician office or equivalent required, preferably in an outpatient setting assisting obstetrics and gynecology physician and/or mid-level providers with patient examination and procedures.
    Knowledge:
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    Desire and skill to meet the needs of the outpatient.
    · Continuous awareness of need for safety measures in patient care.
    · Must strive for gentle, friendly, cooperative and courteous behavior toward our poor and underprivileged population.
    · Ability to obtain patient vital signs.
    · Knowledge of medical terminology.
    · Strong interpersonal and verbal communication skills.
    · Compassion and understanding the needs of the obstetrics, gynecology, and gynecology oncology patient.
    WORKING CONDITIONS:

    Physical Effort: ACTIVITY & STRENGTH : (MEDIUM)

    Low Lift (floor to knuckle): Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (21-50 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (1-10 lbs.)

    Mid Lift (knuckle to shoulder): Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (21-50 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (1-10 lbs.)

    High Lift (shoulder and above): Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (21-50 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (1-10 lbs.)

    Full Lift (floor to shoulder): Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (21-50 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (1-10 lbs.)

    Carry: Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (21-50 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (1-10 lbs.)

    Push: Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (21-50 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (1-10 lbs.)

    Pull: Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (21-50 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (1-10 lbs.)

    Overall Strength Category: Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (21-50 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (1-10 lbs.)

    Dictionary Of Occupational Titles

    Constant (C) 67-100% Workday

    Occasional - Frequent (F) 34-66% Workday

    Occasional (O) 0-33% Workday

    Not Present (N)

    Activity - Job Demand

    Walk – Frequent

    Climb Stairs – Occasional

    Stoop – Frequent

    Kneel – Occasional

    Crouch – Occasional

    Reach (immediate) – Frequent

    Reach (overhead) – Occasional

    Handling – Frequent

    Fingering - Frequent

    Sitting – Occasional

    Standing – Constant

    Push Cart - Frequent

    Pull Cart - Frequent

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