The Medical Assistant performs a variety of patient care procedures within the Medical Assistant scope of care which may include but is not limited to injections, EKGS, ear lavage and blood draws, performing patient vital signs, rooming patients, doing pre-visit preparation and participating in huddles with providers.# The Medical Assistant will assist with the patient visit and also post-visit duties, scheduling follow up care, calling for prior authorizations and referral consults. The Medical Assistant will assist in triaging calls from patients and communicating patient concerns in EMR to the provider.# The Medical Assistant will#assist in managing the workflow of the schedule, insuring patients are being seen in a timely manner and communicating to the providers any schedule changes that impact patient flow.# The Medical Assistant may assist with front office activities and varied scheduling tasks when necessary.# Certified Medical Assistant, graduate of an accredited program required.
Responsible for assisting the physician office(s) in a wide variety of specified duties under the direct supervision of the manager, physician and medical staff.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required
Certified Medical Assistant, graduate of an accredited program required.
1-3 years experience in physician's office or outpatient setting required.
Able to work independently and must exhibit maturity and judgment as well as technical competence (phlebotomy, EKGs etc.)
Lowell General Hospital