Certified Medical Assistant

    • Contract
  • Newark, DE
  • 22-24/h

PRIMARY FUNCTION:
This position is responsible for delivering and maintaining quality patient care. Assist providers in the examination and treatment of patients. To operate as a team leader and mentor of office staff in the practice to facilitate functions and duties. To deliver quality patient care and to perform other clinical and clerical duties within the practice.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
– Rooms patients to include taking and recording patient vital signs
– Performs point of care testing, injections, medication administration and EKGs as per practice needs
– Assist clinician with examinations/procedures
– Prepares exam/treatment rooms with necessary supplies and equipment
– Completes necessary patient-specific paperwork as per practice needs
– Ensures EMR is up-to-date with all pertinent test results in preparation for next visit
– Assures adequate coverage within the practice due to staff shortage
– Participate in new hire orientation and other educational initiatives for staff as per directed by supervisor
– Handles patient call backs relaying information per the direction of provider
– Performs sterilization of medical equipment per practice needs and guidelines
– Handles prior authorizations, referrals, and medication refills based on practice needs
– Schedules tests, procedures and surgeries as per practice needs
– Performs quality control on all POCT (point of care testing) equipment
– Provides documentation assistance for providers during examinations and procedures
– Perform clerical duties as assigned by supervisor
– Orders and maintains office clinical supplies and equipment
– Performs other related duties as required
– Performs assigned work safely, adhering to established departmental safety rules and practices; reports to supervisor, in a timely manner, any unsafe activities, conditions, hazards, or safety violations that may cause injury to oneself, other employees, patients and visitors

SCOPE, PURPOSE, AND FREQUENCY OF CONTACTS:
Daily contact with patients, physicians, and other members of the medical and front office staff. Also interacts with outside medical offices, diagnostic centers, and other companies/ organizations based on the needs of the patients.

To apply for this job email your details to hr@infiniasearch.com