Medical Assistant - HALI


SB Administrative Services, LLC
Commack, NY 11725
United States

Manages Others
No
Degree Required
No
Accepts NHA Certifications
Yes
Security Clearance Required
No
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description

 Medical Assistant job opportunity with a Cardiology medical practice located in Stony Brook, NY.

 
General Summary:

Responsible for performing a variety of duties that may be both clinical and administrative tasks. This includes assisting physicians with patient care and handling clerical, environmental and organizational tasks. Expected to provide information to patients so that they benefit from the clinical services.

Essential Functions:

  • Check schedules, organize patient flow, room patients.
  • Collect patient history including medications and reason for visit, chart in EMR, relay information
  • Check vital signs (blood pressure, pulse, temperature), measure height and weight, take EKGs
  • Set up equipment, maintain cleanliness of exam rooms, order supplies, keep exam rooms stocked
  • Assist with minor procedures, handle specimens, do CLIA waived tests
  • Send and receive medical records, obtain Lab & Test Results
  • Ensure patient results are reviewed by physician in a timely manner, provide appropriate followup as directed
  • Follow HIPAA guidelines
  • Other duties as necessary

Job Requirements
Education:

High School Diploma or GED
Medical Assistant Diploma from accredited institution or community college
Appropriate Certifications in Medical Assisting, EKGs and Phlebotomy
Knowledge of Medical Terminology
Computer skills including knowledge of EMRs

Experience:

Minimum one year of recent experience working in a medical facility or provider's office
And/or documented evidence of externship in a medical office
EKGs, vital signs, venipuncture experience

Physical Demands:

Medical Assistants may spend a great deal of their professional day walking, standing, moving and manipulating equipment, as well as lifting and moving objects, equipment and supplies. It is reasonable to anticipate lifting 20-25 pounds in any given day. Bending or twisting of the body may also be a frequent occurrence.