Medical Assistant

Reference Number: galeRz
Location: Auburn, Alabama, US;Birmingham, Alabama, US;Decatur, Alabama, US;Dothan, Alabama, US;Hoover, Alabama, US;Huntsville, Alabama, US;Madison, Alabama, US;Mobile, Alabama, US;Montgomery, Alabama, US;Tuscaloosa, Alabama, US

Medical Assistant

 

Our national client is looking for Certified Medical Assistants to join their team. This individual performs under the direct supervision of the licensed medical professional (LMP) to provide support to the medical staff and coordinate care within the program. In this position, you would be required to fulfil the following functions:

  • Prepare patients for examination by Licensed Medical Professional by performing vital signs, medication reconciliation, and giving patients medical history forms. Assist patients filling out medical history forms if they are unable to complete by themselves.
  • Schedule appointments by making arrangements with the program facility, verifying times with patients, preparing charts, pre-admission and consent forms.
  • Coordinate care in the form of requesting of records, communicating progress, acting as liaison between internal and external influences, gathering of information, and preparing reports.
  • Assist medical staff in monitoring patient medical status, measuring patient vital signs, and performing other routine medical procedures as directed by LMP; maintain up to date documentation of observations and evaluations in patient electronic medical record.
  • Customer Service skills

Requirements

The following qualifications and experience are important for success in this position:

  • High school diploma or GED certificate.
  • Minimum two years of experience in an ambulatory care outpatient, primary care, or urgent care environment and with an ongoing patient panel.
  • CMA Certification
  • Ability to perform blood draws.(preferred but not required)
  • Ability to travel to various sites as needed (preferred but not required)
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