UofL Physicians

  • Certified Medical Assistant- ENT

    Job Locations US-KY-Louisville
    Job ID
    2018-5999
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Medical Assistant
  • Overview

    JOB SUMMARY:

    Medical assisting duties include patient triage, vital signs, patient history, EKG, injections, and using the electronic health record.

    Responsibilities

     

    • Obtain medical history, triage patients, record vitals.
    • Reconcile medication list in EHR
    • Responds timely and appropriately to tasks.
    • Gives injections per physician order (i.e. Hepatitis A&B, PPD and flu vaccine)
    • Reports any abnormal results to physician immediately (i.e. labs, etc.)
    • Maintains clean exam rooms.
    • Complies with HIPAA privacy and security requirements to maintain patient confidentiality at all times.
    • Adheres to organizational policy and procedure.
    • Other duties as assigned.

    Qualifications

    MINIMUM EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

    • High school diploma or general equivalency diploma (GED), required.
    • Medical Assisting certification from a nationally recognized organization. (Such as: CMA, CCMA, or RMA), required.
    • Medical Assisting Degree, preferred.
    • Minimum one year of working in a medical facility as a medical assistant and or documented evidence of externship completed in a medical office, preferred.
    • Electrocardiogram (EKG), vital signs, venipuncture, capillary, and injection experience.

    KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES

    Knowledge

    • Knowledge of health care field and medical office protocols/procedures.
    • Knowledge of information that must be conveyed to patients and families.

    Skills

    • Skill in performing medical assistance task appropriately.
    • Skill intact and diplomacy in interpersonal interactions.
    • Skill in understanding patient education needs by effectively sharing information with patients and families.

    Abilities

    • Ability to learn and retain information regarding patient care procedures.
    • Ability to project a pleasant and professional image.
    • Ability to plan, prioritize, and complete delegated tasks.
    • Ability to demonstrate compassion and caring dealing with others.

    WORKING CONDITIONS

    Working conditions are normal for a health care environment.

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