Practice Medical Assistant - Concord Surgical Associates - Full Time - Days
Company: Concord Hospital
Posted on: June 20, 2022
SummaryReporting to the Clinical Leader or Clinical Manager, and
under the direction and supervision of the providers, assists in
the examination and treatment of patients and has basic skills in
treatments and procedures. In addition, may be involved in other
areas of medical office support including clerical, environmental
and organizational.EducationGraduate of an accredited Medical
Assistant program preferred. Successful completion of a Licensed
Nursing Assistant program; or Military medical training with
commensurate experience.Certification, Registration &
LicensureCurrent American Heart Association Basic Life Support for
Healthcare Providers certification or Red Cross CPR/AED for
Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers.Medical Assistants
hired on or after October 1, 2018 must obtain certification or
registration within the first three years of
employment.ExperienceWith completion of an accredited Medical
Assistant program, no experience is required. Licensed Nursing
Assistant must have a minimum of one year of healthcare experience.
Trained Military Medic must have the equivalent of one year related
- Follows guidelines and prescribed format for answering the
phone and identifies patient's health problem or concern and
directs calls per practice guidelines.
- Interviews patients and measures vital signs. Updates patient's
medications and allergy lists. Records information in the EMR.
- Prepares treatment rooms for examination of patients, including
stocking and cleaning.
- Assists provider by preparing patients for physical
examinations and by assisting with procedures.
- Demonstrates clinical skill in practice.
- Schedules patient appointments and orders referral per practice
- Inventories and orders medical supplies and materials for
assigned area of responsibility, removes outdated materials and
ensures proper labeling.
- Uses software (Centricity, GroupWise, Portal) following
established protocols for documentation, responding to requests,
and initiating appropriate tests and orders.
- Greets patients and escorts them to exam room.
- Cleans and prepares instruments for sterilization.
- Performs job specific requirements and other duties as
- Performs other duties as assigned.
You could qualify for a recruitment bonus if you are hired for this
position. This is applicable to external candidates only. In
addition, if you have previously worked at Concord Hospital, you
have to be separated for at least 6 months since your termination
date to be eligible.If hired and you meet our criteria, you would
receive $250 paid out at 3 months, $250 paid out at 6 months, $250
paid out at 9 months, and $250 paid at out 12 months of employment,
totaling $1,000.Concord Hospital is an Equal Employment Opportunity
employer. It is our policy to provide equal opportunity to all
employees and applicants and to prohibit any discrimination because
of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender
identity, national origin, age, marital status, genetic
information, disability or protected veteran status.EEO is the
LAWApplicants to and employees of this company are protected under
federal law from discrimination on several bases. Follow the link
above to find out more.If you are an individual with a disability
and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the
application process, you may contact Human Resources at
603-230-7269.Physical and Work RequirementsThe physical demands and
characteristics of the work environment described here are
representative of those that will be encountered by an employee to
successfully perform the essential functions of this job.Reasonable
accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities
to perform the essential functions.The Dictionary of Occupational
Titles Material Handling Classification is LIGHT. The employee must
regularly lift, carry or push/pull less than 10 pounds, frequently
lift, carry or push/pull up to 10 pounds, and occasionally lift,
carry or push/pull up to 20 pounds.While performing the duties of
this job, the employee is regularly required to hear, and speak.
The employee is frequently required to do fine motor, do repetitive
motion, and walk. The employee is occasionally required to bend,
climb, kneel, reach, sit, smell, squat, and stand.Specific vision
abilities required by this job include color vision, depth
perception, far vision, near vision, and peripheral vision.The
employee is frequently exposed to bloodborne pathogens, and bodily
fluids. The employee is occasionally exposed to airborne pathogens,
electrical hazards - shock, and toxic or caustic chemicals.The
noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
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