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Certified Medical Assistant or Licensed Practical

Company: New Hire Solutions
Location: Blakely
Posted on: August 6, 2022

Job Description:

Job DescriptionCertified Medical AssistantBlakely, GA - Temp to Perm - $12.00 - $21.00 / Hour - Based on ExperienceA doctor's office is looking for a certified medical assistant or licensed practical nurse to help with wellness checks, sick checks, and minor procedures. You will be expected to take ownership of your position, completing tasks in a timely manner and treating each client with specialized care. Responsibilities

  • Schedule and coordinate patient and doctor appointments
  • Assist doctors and nurse practitioners with examination, treatments, special tests, and procedures
  • Review patient charts, check in patients, obtain and record patient's weights, blood pressure, urine samples, blood samples, and medical history
  • Assess reasons for patient visits
  • Record and report observed symptoms, reactions, treatments, and changes in the patients' conditions
  • Perform a variety of pre-examination work on patients
  • Transport patients to and from vehicles via wheelchairs
  • Administer medication and apply sterile dressings
  • Maintain and stock inventory and clinical supplies as needed
  • Educate patients regarding health related issues
  • Coordinate labeling, delivery, and receipt of laboratory specimens and results
  • Provide information and coordinate follow up visits regarding laboratory results
  • Conduct a minimum of 10 weekly chart audits
  • Documents QI indicators in E-Clinical.
  • Coordinate referrals and transportation to these appointments if needed
  • Arrange appointments for radiology test and procedures
  • Monitors and maintains GRITS inventory. Performs monthly inventory count and submits to VFC
  • Supervise and delegate duties to MA and CNA
  • Delegate absentees' routine tasks to others
  • Perform telephone triage and assess patient problems and act accordingly to written protocols
  • Answer nurse calls and respond to patient inquiries regarding prescriptions, lab results
  • Monitor and maintain AED, crash cart and O2. Document in crash cart log.
  • Screen provider phone calls from hospital, nursing home and other affiliates if provider is in room with a patient
  • Process pharmacy prior authorizations
  • Practice safety, environmental, and infection control methods
  • Additional duties as requested by the supervisor Education and Experience
    • High School Diploma or GED
    • LPN/CMA Certification
    • CPR Certification
    • Stericycle Training
    • (Preferred) 1 year of GRITS and EPSDT
    • (Preferred) 1 year of medical office work
    • Meet competencies for:
      • CLIA Labs
      • In-Office Procedures
      • EMR Documentation
      • Immunizations and Injections
      • QI Documentation
      • Infection ControlRequirements
        • Be able to lift and move 25 pounds
        • A clean drug screen and a clean drug screen
        • Communicate effectively and clearly
        • Walk, bend, stoop, and reach
        • Handle patient care charts and patient histories
        • Know clinical and surgical operations and documentation
        • A clean background check
        • Maintain quality, safety, and infection control standards

Keywords: New Hire Solutions, Albany , Certified Medical Assistant or Licensed Practical, Healthcare , Blakely, Georgia

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