CERTIFIED MEDICAL ASSISTANT


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Job Number 55605
Posted 6/15/2018
Account Sebasticook Valley Health
Department SVH Family Care - Pittsfield
Location SVH Family Care, ME 04967
Schedule Regular Full-time
Shift Day
Hours 7:00am to 6:00pm
Job Details JOB PURPOSE:



To provide clinical support for medical practitioners, assist practitioner in the performance of Medical

Procedures, conduct follow up with the patients concerning lab and other tests results, triage patient calls as needed. Performs phlebotomy work and injections, manage patient records, act as a liaison between patient, hospital, other providers and the practitioners.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES (Essential Job Functions):

· Prepares patients to be seen by provider.

· Assists provider with minor surgical procedures.

· Performs in office testing and treatment.

· Triage patient calls as needed.

· Remind patient of appointment as necessary.

· Collect necessary reports/information prior to patients' appointments.

· Execute standing orders, routine preventative services and/or prescription refills as authorized by provider.

· Notify patient of applicable results, communicating recommendations of diagnostic studies, as instructed by provider.

· Provide educational information to patients as required.

· Answer questions from patient/patient family or supply a resource that will have the answer.

· Understands and properly utilizes EMR.

· Documents all required information appropriately in patient charts/EMR.

· Performs job utilizing all resources with minimal waste of supplies, materials, and time.

· Performs job within allotted time frame.

· Demonstrates safe behavior in all aspects of job.

· Utilizes higher education, seminars, professional publications, and hospital in services to remain current in profession.

· Supports and contributes to practice administration.

· Maintain patient confidentiality at all times.

· Orders or notifies proper staff of need for clinical supplies/stocks supplies.

· Properly utilizes and maintains all equipment for job.

· Schedules/Reschedules patients as necessary.

· Maintain a safe environment which includes knowing and understanding hospital and departmental policies and procedures.

· Report and directly address identified environmental hazards when appropriate.

· Report and directly address violations of patient safety policy and/or protocol when involved or observed.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:



Education: High School diploma or equivalent. Medical Assistant diploma preferred

Experience: Experience working in a medical office preferred. Computer literacy

Training: Successful completion of a course of study recognized by the State of Maine


Equal Opportunity Employment
We are an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, disability status, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, protected veteran status, national origin, genetic information or any other legally protected status.
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