Physician Office Floater- MA Certification required- PRN Pool- Athens, Ga

    Piedmont Healthcare
    Athens, GA 30601
    Full-time, Part-time
    Similar jobs pay $21.47 - $29.16

    Job Description

    JOB PURPOSE: Responsible for providing a variety of patient care activities under the supervision of a physician, physician extender, or registered nurse in accordance with established guidelines and standards. Duty assignments vary and include, but are not limited to front office and back office functions.



    KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:



    1. Meets and greets patients;

     

    2. Obtains appropriate patient information and medical history;

     

    3. Accurately completes and documents patient medical and physical histories and other related items in the Electronic Medical Record (EMR);

     

    4. Records vital signs; Performs EKG, spirometry and or other similar non-complex office procedures;

     

    5. Aids the physician, extender, and or nursing staff during treatment, examination, and or testing of patients - may include injections and immunizations;

     

    6. Prepares and maintains examination and treatment areas;


    Qualifications :

    MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED: High School diploma or GED.

    MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: One year of experience in a medical office setting.

    MINIMUM LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY LAW: None

    ADDITIONAL PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: ACLS through the American Heart Association: required as needed by the practice.

    School: Graduation from an accredited Medical Assistant program accredited through the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP); or the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES); or similarly recognized accrediting organization or completion of a Nursing Assistant program.



    REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:



    Certification: Candidate must possess a certification from the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA); or a similarly recognized certifying organization

    BLS required.

    Posting ID: 555228776Posted: 2020-05-26