Full time position. Monday – Friday and rotating Saturdays.
Ambulatory care is a unique healthcare setting. It is characterized by efficient, focused care of patients. The MA in the ambulatory care setting collects subjective and objective health status data from the patient or the patient’s care giver, and communicates this data to the health care provider. The Medical Assistant assists in the care of patients by contributing data to licensed health care professionals; and following through on the patient’s plan of care under the direction of licensed healthcare professionals. The Medical Assistant communicates the health care provider’s instructions for care to the patient or the patient’s caregiver by transmission of specifically defined information. Ambulatory care is a specialty practice area that is characterized by dealing with situations and issues that are not always predictable.
All job duties must be performed within the WRH Administration pre-defined Scope of Practice guidelines. The Medical Assistant provides care for clinic patients of all ages following established standards and practices. The Medical Assistant functions in a structured care setting and adheres to the policies and procedures established by Winner Regional Health. The Medical Assistant must demonstrate knowledge of clinical procedures for the patient and clerical/administrative functions of the clinic. The Medical Assistant must possess the ability to perform testing and to communicate patient status data appropriately relative to the age-specific needs, and to provide the care needed. The Medical Assistant may also perform phlebotomist blood withdrawals. The Medical Assistant also functions to greet and schedule patients. Other duties as assigned by the Site Supervisor. The Medical Assistant is knowledgeable of and skilled in business administrative office procedures and reception or front desk duties. The Medical Assistant practices under the responsibility and direct supervision of a person licensed to practice medicine.
Graduate of an accredited school of Medical Assisting. One year of clinical experience preferred.
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