Medical Assistant - PRN in Youngsville, NC at Person Memorial Hospital

Date Posted: 6/30/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Person Memorial Hospital

Duties:

  1. Triage incoming patients; perform CPR and other emergency measures, if necessary
  2. Escort patients to exam rooms; take histories and vital signs; prepare patients for examination
  3. Assist providers in examination and treatment of patients, minor surgeries, and physicals
  4. Stock and set up exam rooms with necessary equipment and supplies
  5. Clean and sterilize instruments
  6. Perform phlebotomy and IV treatment in accordance with training and provider direction
  7. Process referral and prior authorization requests in accordance with company protocol
  8. Utilize electronic medical software to record patient information in compliance with HIPAA/confidentiality guidelines
  9. Dispense medication as directed by providers
  10. Collect and process lab specimens
  11. Perform glucose monitoring
  12. Provide wound care and perform suture removal as directed by provider
  13. Communicate with patient, pharmacy, and physician inquiries within the scope of practice; involve provider as needed
  14. Perform accurate and timely input of data into EMR and Clockwise
  15. Start peripheral IVs and administer IV fluids
  16. Calculate drug dosages; administer limited IV medications as trained and under the direction of the provider
  17. Administer IM, SQ, and oral medications as trained and under the direction of the provider
  18. Administer aerosol treatments
  19. Apply splints and dressings
  20. Obtain and maintain emergency airways
  21. Administer oxygen therapy
  22. Perform phlebotomy

 

Professional Skills Required

  • Successful completion of training by accredited paramedic training program, with three years clinical experience and demonstrated skills as noted under General Duties and Responsibilities
  • Completion of ACLS and PALS
  • Technology proficiency: Ability to use practice management, EMR, and Clockwise software with confidence
  • Ability to adjust responsibilities to accommodate a fast-paced medical setting
  • Ability to react calmly in an emergency situation
  • Displays a positive and helpful attitude to both public and staff
  • Professional appearance and manner
  • Self-starter, managing small increments of time efficiently
  • Personable and team-work oriented
  • Flexible and adaptable to changing situations and schedules

Job Requirements

Minimum Education

□ High school diploma or equivalent required

Professional Skills Required

  • Successful completion of training by accredited paramedic training program, with three years clinical experience and demonstrated skills as noted under General Duties and Responsibilities
  • Completion of ACLS and PALS
  • Technology proficiency: Ability to use practice management, EMR, and Clockwise software with confidence
  • Ability to adjust responsibilities to accommodate a fast-paced medical setting
  • Ability to react calmly in an emergency situation
  • Displays a positive and helpful attitude to both public and staff
  • Professional appearance and manner
  • Self-starter, managing small increments of time efficiently
  • Personable and team-work oriented
  • Flexible and adaptable to changing situations and schedules
Current ARRT x-ray certification Technology proficiency: Ability to use practice management and EMR software with confidence and to utilize online lab programs accurately and independently

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran