Certified Medical Assistant (Hondo Clinic)
Category:Rural Health Clinics
Summary: Assists in examination and treatment of patients under direction of Physician or mid-level provider by performing the following duties.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Interviews patients, measures vital signs, such as pulse rate, temperature, blood pressure, weight, and height, and records information on patients' charts.
Prepares treatment rooms for examination of patients.
Drapes patients with covering and positions instruments and equipment.
Hands instruments and materials to doctor as directed.
Inventories and orders medical supplies and materials.
Calls medical facility to schedule patients for tests.
Gives injections or treatments, and performs routine laboratory tests.
Schedules appointments for ancillary services.
Keys data into computer to maintain office and patient records.
Responsible for maintaining equipment logs.
Education: High school diploma or GED, with one year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
Medical Assistant Certification required and BLS certification required within 30 days of hire.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Medina Healthcare System is a drug-free and tobacco-free employer with smoke free campuses. This job description is intended to provide only basic guidelines for meeting job requirements. Responsibilities, knowledge, skills, abilities and working conditions may change as needs evolve.
Open until filled