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Cleveland, Ohio - $31k to $33k/year Full Time Posted: Friday, 17 February 2017
 
 

Position Summary:

Medical Assistant must be motivated, and able to work in a fast-paced environment with a positive manner. Must have the ability to communicate and work with a general diverse population Assists the medical providers, adhering to the American Association of Medical Assistants Code of Ethics. Experienced with Electronic Medical Records (EPIC preferred). Bi-Lingual (Spanish) a plus.

Provisions of the AAMA Medical Assistant Code of Ethics:

  • Render services with full respect for the dignity of humanity.
  • Respect confidential information obtained through employment unless legally authorized or required by responsible performance of duty to divulge such information.
  • Uphold the honor and high principles of the profession and accept its disciplines.
  • Seek to continually improve the knowledge and skills of medical assistants for the benefit of patients and professional colleagues.
  • Participate in additional service activities aimed toward improving the health and well-being of the community.

Requirements:

  • Medical Assistant Diploma from an accredited school.
  • Medical Assistant Certification
  • Motivated and able to work in a fast-paced environment with a positive manner.
  • Ability to communicate and work with a diverse population.
  • Commitment to the mission of Care Alliance Health Center.

Responsibilities:

Duties include preparation of exam rooms between patients, sterilize medical instruments and properly dispose of contaminated supplies, such as needles and syringes, in an effort to keep cross-contamination and disease spread to a minimum. They must practice universal precautions when dealing with bodily fluids to protect themselves, their patients, their co-workers and others. Collect demographic and health information.

  • Take accurate vital signs and weight.
  • Prepare patients to be seen by provider. Set up/clean rooms.
  • Collect and prepare lab specimens. Perform basic lab tests.
  • Administer medications/immunizations as directed by a provider.
  • Assist with medical exams, procedures.
  • Provide proper documentation in patient medical records.
  • Assist with referrals.
  • Assist with intake and discharge functions.
  • Keep clinic areas clean and organized to provide a safe environment.
  • Desk and phone responsibilities as needed.
  • Participate in community health programs.
  • Commitment to the mission of Care Alliance Health Center
  • Other duties assigned by the nurse or provider.

Typical Work Hours:

Full-time, 40 hours, flexible schedule (including evenings and weekends)

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $31,000.00 to $33,000.00/year

Job Location:

  • Cleveland, OH

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

Required experience:

  • Medical Assistant Certification: 1 year
  • Non Profit Organization: 2 years
  • Medical Assisting: 3 years
  • Outpatient Clinical Setting: 2 years

Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America
Healthcare
$31k to $33k/year
Careers
CB
2/17/2017 9:53:03 AM

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