Clinical - Medical Assistant

Wilmington, DE

Posted: 06/06/2024 Job Category: Clinical Job Post ID: 14574320240606 Pay Rate: $20.00 / hour

Job Description

Position: Medical Assistant

Job Description:

Room patients, this includes but not limited to: escort patients to examination rooms, prepare them for the provider by completing medication reconciliation, obtaining and recording in the electronic medical record system the patient s medical history, chief complaint, assess vitals, complete care gaps and any additional care as needed or requested.

Support telehealth visits: similar to rooming patients, the MA will prepare the patient for the provider portion of the visit, this includes identifying the chief complaint, completing a medication reconciliation, addressing care gaps, confirming the patient s pharmacy

Prepare exam rooms for patient exams, ensuring that exam rooms are neat, clean, well-stocked and properly prepared.

Collect urine, blood, tissue, or other laboratory specimens, log the specimens, and prepare them for

testing

Operate electrocardiogram (EKG) or other equipment to administer routine diagnostic tests

Prepare and administer medications and vaccines as directed by the provider with appropriate written orders

Provide education to patients regarding treatment procedures, medications, diets, providers instructions and preparation necessary for diagnostic tests, x-rays and laboratory examinations

Clean and sterilize instruments and dispose of contaminated supplies

Perform and document point-of-care equipment testing daily before beginning patient care

Keep patients personal health information confidential, discussing it only with other personnel who are involved in the patient s care, treatment or payment of services

Maintain infection control checklist

Maintain patient records per documentation protocol.

Maintain basic life support (BLS) certification and clinical competency Qualifications:

High school diploma or GED

Successful completion of a medical assistant training program at an accredited institution

Must be bilingual-Spanish

Basic life support certification

Experience using Microsoft Office software and electronic medical record software

Availability to work evenings until 9 p.m. and occasional Saturday morning

Reliable transportation and ability to travel independently between sites Preferred:

Some advanced training/college courses in Allied Health, Science, Medical Assisting, or other healthcare-related field

Medical Assistant certification by a national organization accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) or the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) completed within 12 months of hire

Completion of an interpreter training course, certification by the Certification Commission for Healthcare Interpreters or certification by the National Board of Certification for Medical Interpreters

Please reference Job number: 145743

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