Part-Time Medical Assistant

Swift Refrigerated Memphis , TN 38103

Posted 2 months ago

Schedule: This position is part-time, with a tentative schedule of Monday

  • Wednesday, from 7am

  • 11am. We are seeking a candidate that is flexible to work up to 29 hours on an as needed basis.

Pay: $15-$17/hr DOE

Primary Purpose and Essential Functions: Assist in examination and treatment of patients under the direction of the Medical Director and Physicians Assistant.

  • Assist with physicals; interview patients, measure vital signs (i.e., pulse rate, temperature, blood pressure, weight, and height), and record information on patients' charts.

  • Collect urine samples from patients and prepare specimens for laboratory analysis.

  • Perform vaccination administration.

  • Prepare treatment rooms for examination of patients.

  • Perform basic first aid for minor cuts and injuries under the supervision of Physician, Nurse Practitioner (NA), or Physicians Assistant (PA).

  • Effectively communicate with Doctor's office personnel in obtaining additional medical information when necessary.

  • Stay current on all necessary training and requirements mandated by Department of Transportation (DOT) and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).

  • Maintain a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner which facilitates the success of business operations in order to meet company demands and expectations.

  • Perform additional duties as assigned by leadership.

Skills:Strong verbal and written communication skills; proficient in vaccination administration; ability to work well with others; familiarity with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within particular field; relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.

  • Education: High school diploma/GED and Medical Assistant certificate.

  • Experience Required: One to two (1-2) years of experience in a related field.

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