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Medical Assistant / EMT

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Huggins Hospital Wolfeboro , NH 03894

Posted 4 months ago

Overview

Under the general supervision of the Practice Manager, is responsible for assisting the Physicians and other licensed medical providers with direct patient care, while treating patients in a respectful, confidential, and family-friendly manner.

This is a part-time position at Tamworth Family Medicine.

Qualifications

Education: Graduate of approved Medical Assistant Program preferred.

Experience: One to two years' experience in the medical field unless successful completion of an accredited Medical Assistant Program

Responsibilities

Office Functions

  • Accepts and returns patient calls under the supervision of the nurse or provider, using appropriate telephone etiquette.

  • Files and retrieves records as needed.

Clinical Support Functions

  • Prepares the examination room with needed supplies, instruments, and equipment and maintains room in a clean manner.

  • Greets patients in a professional, friendly manner, escorting them to exam rooms.

  • Prepares/instructs/positions and drapes the patient.

  • Ensures the provider is on schedule being mindful of emergencies and unexpected interruptions\

  • Prepares specimens and documentation for processing or transportation to processing facility.

  • Cares, cleans, and sterilizes equipment per instruction or established procedures.

  • Orders medical supplies and medication/immunizations as needed, and keeps exam rooms and bathrooms stocked.

  • Keeps drug closets clean and organized while ensuring that all medications are current and disposing of expired medications or sample medications per pharmacy procedures.

  • Disposes of used supplies properly and follows all established infection control and biohazard policies and procedures.

  • Calls orders to pharmacies for medications under the direction and supervision of the provider.

  • Completes and processes HMO referrals, pre-certifications or pre-approvals as needed.

Clinical Direct Functions

  • Documents patient's vital signs, including blood pressure, temperature, height and weight, visual acuity and immunization history as appropriate to the appointment type and within EMR guidelines.

  • Documents patient's chief complaint, medical history and completes pertinent forms

  • Performs phlebotomy and venipuncture.

  • Performs EKGs, PFTs, rapid strep, pregnancy tests and other tests that may be ordered by the provider.

  • Assists in minor procedures such as pap smear, suturing, dressing changes, catheterizations and casting. Practices aseptic and sterile techniques as needed.

  • Prepares and administers medications as directed by a provider and in accordance with license.

  • Provide the patient with educational materials as requested by the provider. Instruct patients about medications diet and exercise.

Patient Access Functions

  • Schedules appointments and completes orders for patients for appointments, procedures, tests, and/or consultations with other providers as requested by the provider
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Medical Assistant / EMT

Expired Job

Huggins Hospital