Job Description:

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Bilingual Medical Assistant- Certified preferred but not required

Due to nature of job persons who speak English/Spanish is required

Prepare treatment rooms for patient examinations, keeping the rooms neat and clean.

Observe patients, charting and reporting changes in patients' conditions

Answer patients' calls and determine how to assist them.

Measure and record patients' vital signs, such as height, weight, temperature, blood pressure, pulse, and respiration.

Schedule patients for procedures

Skills:

  • prepare bodies for interment
  • work with persons with mental disabilities or illnesses
  • ensure correct grammar, punctuation, or spelling
  • obtain information from clients, customers, or patients
  • provide customer service
  • retrieve files or charts
  • schedule meetings or appointments
  • use interpersonal communication techniques
  • use interviewing procedures
  • use secretarial procedures
  • conduct medical tests
  • position patient for therapy
  • prepare patients for tests, therapy, or treatments
  • use sanitation practices in health care settings
  • administer injections
  • administer medications or treatments
  • assist in examining or treating dental or medical patients
  • collect clinical data
  • draw blood
  • follow dental or medical office procedures
  • follow dental or medical x-ray procedures
  • maintain dental or medical records
  • observe patient condition
  • record medical history or data
  • set up patient care equipment
  • take vital signs
  • use clinical sterilizing technique
  • use knowledge of medical terminology
  • use medical diagnostic equipment
  • use medical lab techniques
  • weigh patients
  • collect specimens from patients
  • conduct medical laboratory tests
  • prepare sample for laboratory testing, analysis, or microscopy
  • inventory medical supplies or instruments
  • prepare medical treatment room
  • use nursing practices or procedures
  • complete patient bills
  • complete patient insurance forms
  • post medical insurance billings
  • process medical records
  • use knowledge of medical insurance systems
  • follow patient care procedures
  • lift or transport ill or injured patients
  • calculate medical diagnostic test results
  • route multi-line telephone calls
  • take dictation
  • set up or calibrate laboratory equipment
  • sterilize or disinfect instruments
  • order or purchase supplies, materials, or equipment

 

 Minimum Education Required: High School Diploma or Equivalent

 

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