Physician Office Medical Assistant

Website Harrison County Hospital

Serving the people of Harrison County since 1950

The Medical Assistant is a key member of the patient care team by supporting our providers with the delivery of high-quality care. We are seeking a qualified medical assistant who is dependable, eager to learn, able to multi-task, a good team player, honest, and health-focused.

  • Medical Assistant Degree Preferred
  • 1 year of experience Preferred
  • High School Diploma or GED Required

Medical assisting duties include:

  • Preparing and updating charts
  • Obtain vital signs and chief complaint from patient
  • Assist Physician with any procedures
  • Tracks inventory and reorder supplies
  • Removes sutures as instructed per physician
  • Performs EKG’s
  • Performs phlebotomy and prepares blood samples
  • Notifies patient with test results
  • Performs dextrosticks on glucometer
  • Documents and tracks drug samples
  • Prepares and administers IM injections, SQ,ID
  • Catheter insertion
  • Demonstrates knowledge of sterile/aseptic technique and recognizes and corrects any break in technique
  • Triage phone calls and send messages to physician via EMR
  • Help out with front office as necessary
  • Other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

  • Must be dependable, professional, and a team player.
  • Seeking energetic, motivated candidates.
  • Knowledge of medical terminology.
  • Ability to maintain effective and organized systems to ensure timely patient flow.
  • Excellent customer service skills and phone etiquette.

To apply for this job please visit hchin.applicantpro.com.

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