Medical Assistant

Medical Assistants Medical assistants complete administrative and clinical tasks in hospitals, offices of physicians, and other healthcare facilities.

Medical Assistant Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Medical Assistant to join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Verify patient information by interviewing the patient, recording the medical history, confirming the purpose of the visit;
  • answer phones, and take messages;
  • Take and record patient’ vitals; give injections;
  • Perform various laboratory procedures to include urine analysis, cultures, immunization, Hgb, lead levels and EKGs;
  • Participate in department or unit quality improvement activities;
  • Inspects sterile items prior to opening and lay supplies out on sterile field in an organized manner;
  • Assist in building medical policies and procedures;
  • Performs initial triage assessment/data collection to identify care needs of the patient;
  • Collect and prepare path/lab specimens;
  • Prepare and administer medications as directed by a physician;
  • Show patients to examination rooms and prepare them for the physician;
  • Ensure ongoing communication with Patient Flow Coordinator, Center Manager, and other center staff;
  • Maintains safe, secure, and healthy work environment by following, and enforcing standards and procedures; complying with legal regulations;
  • Provide Abortion referral and education;
  • Contacts patients with lab results and sends letters to patients as necessary.

Requirements:

  • Knowledge of medical terminology to communicate with medical staff is necessary;
  • Must have own reliable transportation, good driving record, and car insurance;
  • Knolwdge of e clinical hlepful;
  • Minimum 1 year experience working in a medical setting preferred . Urology experience is a plus;
  • Ability to type 40 WPM;
  • Good time management skills, attention to detail, organized and flexible;
  • Accuracy;
  • Effective and concise communication skills;
  • Current BLS Certification;
  • Readily take direction from physicians and coordinating staff;
  • Ability to operate in a multi-task, high traffic office;
  • Highly detail-oriented and able to develop plans and execute to completion programs, activities events and administrative tasks;
  • Impeccable verbal, written, and interpersonal skills;
  • Understanding of medical terminology, coding procedures and reference tools;
  • Must be able to speak clearly and make self understood to the patient.