Medical Assistant for need of placing patients in the examination rooms and document for the physician the medication, vitals and the main reason for the visit in Cerner EMR
Perform screening and measuring procedures according to protocol. This may include, but is not limited to height, weight, blood pressure, pulse, temperature, EKG. Record findings in the electronic medical record (EMR) Cerner system. Record pharmacy information for each patient for E-Prescribing.
Assist the Lead Medical Assistant with flow of the physician to comply with schedule
Draw blood when necessary.
Maintain room cleanliness.
Assist in obtaining radiology reports, assessment reports and or outside physician documentation..
Schedule ancillary services and other procedures as needed.
Maintain, scan patient charts into EMR
Call in renewal of prescriptions as directed by physician. Review with physician for any changes needed.
Secure all medication/needles to be in locked cabinet
Ensure patient results and correspondences are reviewed in a timely manner by the physician and appropriate follow up is performed according to the physician’s direction
Cover lunch schedules of Medical Assistants
Assist in scanning of medical documentation such as EKG, Spirometer, etc.
Ensure HIPAA guidelines are followed
Necessary cross training to schedule patients for appointments.
Front desk intake of patients for registration and exit for appointments as needed.
Education and Experience
At least three years of prior experience working as a Medical Assistant in a busy physician practice.
Certification in Medical Assistant
Certification in Phlebotomy
Knowledge of medical terminology
Knowledge of both clerical and clinical practices and procedures
Candidate should have excellent computer skills and some knowledge of using an electronic medical record and various other computer applications needed to perform the job