Medical Assistant
at Medix

Date Posted: 11/21/2019

Job Description

Medical Assistant

Full Time Position

8 hour shifts/40 hours per week

Paid Weekly

Job Description:

Specific STAV clinical care: EKG's, lab work (see below), willing to learn POC procedures.

  • Help with OB/GYN: NST, IUD, Nexplanon
  • Set up for and provide direct assistance to physicians and other licensed care providers with medical examinations
  • Perform specimen collection including: blood draws, sputum samples and urine samples, heel sticks (on newborns)
  • Perform well child checks this includes hearing and vision screens and developmental testing
  • ASQ's scoring (this address five areas of child development: communication, gross motor, fine motor, problem solving, and personal-social.)
  • Review patient information as required by the rooming process and competently enter information into the patient medical record
  • Perform basic patient care activities including: place patients in rooms, take and chart vital signs, get an understanding for the visit
  • Do point-of-care lab. A1C test of change (finger pricks and put in the sample machine)
  • Give vaccines: flu, MMR, TB, Varicella, Hep B
  • Clean equipment, rooms, and restock as needed
  • Procure and stock equipment and supplies and ensure that equipment is operable through quality assurance checks
  • Conducts point of care tests as assigned and instructed once competency is established and verified
  • Develops and maintains a positive working relationship with patient and family, team members, department and medical center personnel
  • Supports clinic and medical center compliance with The Joint Commission standards, customer service and other initiatives

* Performs various technical clinical procedures within the scope of a Medical Assistant and only after competency is established and verified according to policies, procedures, and protocol including: maintaining oxygen equipment, performing oral or nasopharyngeal suctioning, routine incision care and using resources appropriately

* Performs basic clerical duties in EHR or contacts Patient Access Services for phone registration; answers phones and transfers calls appropriately

* Performs other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

Medical Assistant Full Time Position 8 hour shifts/40 hours per week Paid Weekly Job Description: Specific STAV clinical care: EKG's, lab work (see below), willing to learn POC procedures. Help with OB/GYN: NST, IUD, Nexplanon Set up for and provide direct assistance to physicians and other licensed care providers with medical examinations Perform specimen collection including: blood draws, sputum samples and urine samples, heel sticks (on newborns) Perform well child checks this includes hearing and vision screens and developmental testing ASQ's scoring (this address five areas of child development: communication, gross motor, fine motor, problem solving, and personal-social.) Review patient information as required by the rooming process and competently enter information into the patient medical record Perform basic patient care activities including: place patients in rooms, take and chart vital signs, get an understanding for the visit Do point-of-care lab. A1C test of change (finger pricks and put in the sample machine) Give vaccines: flu, MMR, TB, Varicella, Hep B Clean equipment, rooms, and restock as needed Procure and stock equipment and supplies and ensure that equipment is operable through quality assurance checks Conducts point of care tests as assigned and instructed once competency is established and verified Develops and maintains a positive working relationship with patient and family, team members, department and medical center personnel Supports clinic and medical center compliance with The Joint Commission standards, customer service and other initiatives • Performs various technical clinical procedures within the scope of a Medical Assistant and only after competency is established and verified according to policies, procedures, and protocol including: maintaining oxygen equipment, performing oral or nasopharyngeal suctioning, routine incision care and using resources appropriately • Performs basic clerical duties in EHR or contacts Patient Access Services for phone registration; answers phones and transfers calls appropriately • Performs other duties as assigned

Job Snapshot

About Us

Medix provides workforce solutions to clients and creates opportunity for talent representing a variety of industries through our Healthcare, Scientific and Information Technology divisions. We have earned our reputation as an industry leader by providing unsurpassed customer service and top quality professionals to our clients.

At Medix we are extremely dedicated to our candidates, providing them with the best advice, support and direction during their job search. We work with all of our candidates personally to understand their skills and aspirations and best match them with opportunities that fit their goals. As we place contract, contract-to-hire and direct hire employment plans, we offer the flexibility to accommodate your schedule and needs.  We will also provide guidance and support during the interview process.  The benefits at Medix don’t stop there. After being employed for 30 days and averaging 30 hours per week for those 30 days, you become eligible for our benefit program.

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