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Medical Assistant

Cardiovascular Consultants of Kansas, PA   Wichita , KS   Full-time     Health Care Provider
Posted on September 9, 2021

Medical Assistant

Job description

Essential Functions

  • Accompany patients to exam/procedure room
  • Assist patients as needed with walking, transfers, dressing, collecting specimens, etc.
  • Obtain patients' history including vitals
  • Perform screenings, tests and procedures per Provider guidelines
  • Assist Physician and Mid-level Providers in relaying instructions to patients/families
  • Assist with charting patients visit or contact with the office
  • Answer calls and provide pertinent information
  • Check schedules and organize patient flow
  • Send/Receive medical records
  • Obtain Lab reports, x-ray reports, hospital correspondence
  • Complete requisition forms as needed
  • Schedule outside appointments for patients
  • Chart and document as appropriate
  • Set up instruments and equipment according to protocol
  • Clean exam rooms/procedure rooms
  • Clean instruments and equipment in between patient visits to maintain infection control
  • Sort, store, and restock supplies in exam rooms and laboratory
  • Perform electrocardiograms, immunizations, or lab draws as requested by a provider
  • Room patients after initial check in process
  • Fill in for other staff and cover in case of sickness or vacation
  • Other duties as assigned

Experience

1 year of experience in a healthcare setting

Medical Assistant: 1 year

Electronic Medical Records/Practice Management Software: 1 year

Phlebotomy: 1 year

Education

Medical Assistant Certification or Registration

CPR Certification

BLS Certification

Successful candidates are:

  • Friendly, patient-oriented, and professional
  • Confident and able to work independently and cooperate as a team member
  • Able to multitask
  • Skilled in understanding patient needs and communicating effectively
  • Organized, flexible and adaptable

Job Type: Full-time