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    Medical Assistant PRN

    American Family Care
    Columbus, GA 31909
    Full-time, Part-time
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    Job Description

    Job Description


     Provides general nursing care to patients in outpatient clinic setting by performing the following duties.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    • Take temperature, pulse, blood pressure, and other vital signs to detect deviations from normal.
    • Explain prescribed procedures and treatments to patients.
    • Prepare equipment and aid physician during treatment and examination of patient.
    • Ensure all ordered tests are performed accurately and in a timely manner.
    • Administer prescribed medications and treatments in accordance with approved nursing techniques.
    • Maintain awareness of comfort and needs of the patient.
    • Observe patient, record significant conditions and reactions, and notify supervisor or physician of patient’s condition and reaction to drugs, treatments, and significant incidents.
    • Respond to life saving situations based upon nursing standards, policies, procedures, and protocol.
    • Perform all drug screening procedures in accordance with established rules and regulations.
    • Ensure patient immunizations are appropriate, well documented and administered using approved nursing techniques.
    • Conduct physician referrals as well as service pre-certifications on an as needed basis.
    • Document nursing history and physical assessment of patients.
    • Rotate among various clinical services such as lab, nursing and x-ray.
    • Prepare rooms; sterilize instruments, equipment, and supplies for procedures.
    • Ensure work area is neat and clean, fully stocked and all laundry items have been laundered and put away.
    • Manage difficult and emotional customer situations.
    • Demonstrate accuracy and thoroughness.
    • Maintain complete and accurate documentation.
    • Observe safety and security procedures; promote a safe and pleasant work environment.
    • Report potentially unsafe conditions to management.
    • Respond to all patient messages; documenting conversations in electronic medical records system, assist with any patient discharging duties and share responsibility of call back sheets.
    • Regular attendance to ensure efficient clinic operations.
    • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

    Education and Experience

    High School Diploma or GED required. Associates degree (A.A.) or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school; or six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. 


    Posting ID: 563624758Posted: 2020-08-06