Company: Legacy Health
Posted on: January 16, 2022
Job ID: 21-20751
Type: Regular Full-Time
Emanuel Medical Ctr campus
Hire-on bonus of $3,700 and relocation assistance available for
this position, subject to eligibility
You serve as a crucial link between patient and physician, ensuring
that the proper tests are administered and the results are
accurately reported. Your care, competency and attention to detail
reinforce the Legacy mission of making life better for others.
The Medical Assistant I - Clinics is responsible for assisting with
patient care, maintaining department/clinic efficiency and other
duties, as assigned. Participates as a member of the health care
team in cooperation with and under the direction of a physician.
Participates in daily operations under the supervisor or
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Prepares patients and rooms for exams and procedures.
Performs basic laboratory testing, point of care testing,
phlebotomy and other quality controls.
Administers medications as directed by physician/ nurse
practitioner (as per site operations).
Assists physician/nurse practitioner with exams and procedures.
Performs procedures within scope of practice.
Accurately documents medical information in the patient
Tracks and routes test results to physician(s)/nurse
practitioner(s) for review, and file results in medical records (as
per site operations).
Communicates test results with patients when deemed appropriate by
Facilitates patient care activities, to include scheduling
ancillary tests, reinforcing patient education, and performs triage
as appropriate and directed by physician/nurse practitioner (as per
Maintains adequate inventory of medical, office, and pharmaceutical
Demonstrates and maintains professional behavior in accordance with
Exercises timely, concise, and appropriate use of telephone to meet
needs of external and internal customers.
Performs basic computer skills in using electronic health record
proficiently while conducting daily documentation and
communications involved in patient care.
Processes orders appropriately and accurately.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Experience as a back office medical assistant in a clinic setting.
One-year experience preferred. Keyboard skills and ability to
navigate electronic systems applicable to job functions.
Completion of a medical assistant program or successful completion
of a formal medical services training program of the United States
LEGACY'S VALUES IN ACTION:
Follows guidelines set forth in Legacy's Values in Action.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Vet/Disabled
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