LocationFlushing, New YorkShift:Day (United States of America)Description:
Certified Medical Assistant-NYPresbyterian Medical Group-Forest Hills-Queens-OBGYN
Performs a variety of clinical and clerical functions, in accordance with established policies and procedures, to assist the practitioners and management in daily office operations. This is a technical position with no supervisory responsibility.
Essential Job Duties
Assists the provider in the exam or treatment room, when needed.
Collects urine samples.
Draws blood samples.
Maintains and re-orders medical supplies.
Takes and records height, weight, blood pressure, temperature, and pulse of patients.
Provides basic life support when needed.
Performs glucose monitoring.
Conducts vision and hearing tests.
Assists in HIV Counseling.
Reviews laboratory results.
Assists physicians with various procedures.
Is competent to care for patients based upon the age groups treated.
Receives and greets patients, and issues unit medical record numbers when necessary.
Schedules patient appointments for diagnostic tests, maintains log of appointments, and prepares test requisitions.
Orders and restocks medical supplies.
Files laboratory and other results in medical records.
Translates for patients when possible.
Performs other clinical and clerical support activities as required
Obtains and records demographic and third party billing information on the appropriate forms and/or computer terminals.
Types records, reports, and correspondence. Maintains office records.
Manages medical records (pulls medical records for abnormal lab results and other clinical reasons, files laboratory and other results in medical records, files and purges medical records, and does end of session chart reviews).
Processes bills for services rendered.
Pulls lab results from computer as needed for patient care.
Translates for patients when needed.
Performs other job related duties as assigned.
Education Required Criteria:
High School Diploma or GED
Graduate of a State and/or Nationally accredited Medical Associate Program
Licensure/Certifications : Required Criteria
Certification as a Medical Assistant
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