Under the general direction of the Physician, performs avariety of patient care activities and accommodative services to assignedpatients of all ages. Supports theobjectives of the Physician office and hospital. Refers significant information or concerns tothe Physician.
Assist the Provider to provide service to patients ofall ages including evaluation, planning, individual treatment programs goals andother related duties within the designated scope of the practice.
Responsible for calling in/e-scribe medication topharmacies in accordance with clinic protocol. Triage patient calls andanswering patient questions. Obtains vitals, patient and medication history
Assist with monitoring and management of patient andphysician electronic messages as delegated by the provider within scope ofpractice.
Provides assistant functions to patients (personalcare, ambulation, transports).
Assists in minor procedures, sterile prep and supplies
Documents care given and data gathered, including laband diagnostic imaging –Reports findings to Physician.
Notifies patients of lab and diagnostic test resultsunder the direct supervision of the health care provider.
Collects/Prepares lab specimens lab testsincluding drawing blood
Maintains confidentiality and protects privacy ofhealthcare information, security of password, and access codes.
Maintains a clean and well organized work station,follows all safety regulations, code of conduct and ethics, Revenue CycleGuidelines, customer service, and attends hospital and clinical training anddepartmental staff meetings.
Assists with referrals, prior authorizations pre-certifications
Graduate of a Medical Assisting Program. Credentialedthrough the Certifying Board (CB) of the American Association of MedicalAssistants (AAMA) or The National Healthcare Association (NHA) Certification.