Medical Assistant – Job – NY, Stony Brook

city: Brook

JOB RESPONSIBILITES:

  • 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.

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