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POSITION TITLE: Medical Assistant
REPORTS TO: Medical Assistant Supervisor
WORK HOURS/TRAVEL REQUIREMENT: Typical work week, with some Saturday and evening shift work. Travel is infrequent and typically local (within 50 miles).
SALARY RANGE: Competitive DOE
EDUCATION REQUIRED: High school diploma or GED, MA School Completion
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: Requires completion of all externship hours.
The Medical Assistant is assigned to work with a particular provider. He/she will be accessible to and complete all assignments as given by provider such as perform blood draws, vital signs, laboratory specimen work, assist provider with procedures, chaperone provider when needed, and interpret for provider as needed. He/she is responsible to complete assigned duties in the maintenance of clinical areas and supplies and will correctly documents this information. The Medical Assistant will perform other necessary duties required by the Medical Assistant Supervisor, Site Manager, or management team to achieve the goal of quality providing primary health care to MCHC patients.
The Medical Assistant assumes responsibility for follow up on messages and labs for designated provider on a daily basis; immediate attention will be given to urgent messages/labs. All pharmacy requests and messages will be called in or answered by the end of shift. He/she will be responsible to identify them self, greet patients, and answer telephones in a courteous, timely, and professional manner. He/she will also be responsible to assist in scheduling appointments for patients as needed.
The Medical Assistant is responsible to explain all Medical Assistant procedures (e.g.: clean urine catch) to patients in a correct and easily understood manner. He/she is responsible to correctly enter all encounters with a patient into the corresponding EMR chart. He/she will assure all messages and correspondence is placed in the EMR chart in a timely manner.
The Medical Assistant is responsible to correctly perform procedures according to protocols such as vital signs, lab tests, etc. He/she is also responsible for maintaining current Basic Life Support certification, required immunizations, and other certifications. He/she may be responsible for additional duties as assigned by the Medical Assistant Supervisor, Site Manager and/or any member of management team as needed.
MCHC is a Patient Centered Medical Home. This includes all staff members working as a team alongside patients to achieve a higher quality primary care experience. This position is integral to this process.
This position also is responsible for any and all other task that may be assigned to him/her by their supervisor that has not been described in their job description.