Place patients in the examination rooms and document for physician the medications, vitals and main reason for the visit.
Perform screening and measuring procedures which may include, height, weight, blood pressure, pulse, temperature, EKG.
Assist the physician with special procedures and examinations as needed.
Perform routine laboratory tests.
Prepare and administer medications and/or immunizations as directed by a physician.
Obtain previous test results from outside labs, radiology, doctor’s offices, etc.
Explain treatment procedures, medications, diets and physicians instructions to patient in a clear and effective manner.
Clean and sterilize instruments and dispose of contaminated supplies.
Maintain an adequate supply of medical inventory in each exam room.
Ensure the cleanliness of each exam room. Prep rooms after each patient and for specific procedures as needed.
Maintain the organization of the medication closet and track inventory of medications.
Order medications and medical supplies as needed.
Ensure HIPAA guidelines are followed at all times.