Medical Assistant - 42nd and L, PRN
Company: CHI Health
Posted on: August 16, 2019
Location: 42nd and L Clinic Position Type: PRN
Scheduled Hours per 2 week Pay Period: 0
Primary Location: NE > OMAHA > CHC 42 L ST
Job Summary / Job Purpose
Under the direction of the health care provider, Medical Assistant
II is responsible for the delivery of patient care that promotes
the safety and wellbeing of all patients. Accurately preforms
preliminary physical tests such as: measures blood pressure,
records weight, temperature, pulse and respirations and other
measures as directed by established clinical protocols.
Perform general patient care by following established standards and
Greet and prepare patients for the health care provider.
Obtain and record vital signs including but not limited to, blood
pressure, temperature, pulse, respiration, height, weight, drug
allergies, and current medications and presenting problem.
May be required to draw and collect blood samples from patients and
prepare specimens for laboratory analysis.
Administer ordered medications and/or vaccines via oral, injection,
topically, rectal, ophthalmic, and/or inhalant administration.
May perform routine tests including but not limited to EKG s.
Schedule patients for diagnostic testing and follows up to ensure
completion of testing.
Communicate with patient regarding test results and plan of care by
phone or mail as directed by physician.
Prepare, clean and sterilize instruments and maintain equipment;
keep patient exam rooms stocked, clean and orderly; dispose of
contaminated items according to protocol.
Document patient plan(s) of care, tests and examination results in
the medical record as directed by the provider.
Escalate non-routine issues, questions and/or concerns to the
practice manager or healthcare provider(s).
Ensure safety checklists/quality controls are completed as
Provide for patient safety and protection of patient privacy
Perform other duties as assigned by practice manager, MA Lead or as
requested by healthcare provider(s).
Job Requirements / Qualifications
Education / Accreditation / Licensure (required & preferred):
High school diploma or equivalent required.
Current/valid Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) certification
required or Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) required if
Successfully completed Medication Aide 40-hour course or
current/valid Medication Aide certification by state agency
required if applicable.
May require specialized training such as Non-Certified Radiologic
Basic Life Support (BLS) or Advanced Care Life Support (ACLS)
Experience (required and preferred):
2 years Medical Assistant experience preferred.Additional
- Requisition ID: 2019-R0242740
- Schedule: Per Diem
- Shift: Day Job
- Market: CHI Health Associated topics: lead, licensed, licensed
practical nurse, licensed vocational nurse, lvn, mtp, nurse ii,
nurse iii, pediatrics, practical nurse lpn Associated topics: lead,
licensed, licensed practical nurse, licensed vocational nurse, lvn,
mtp, nurse ii, nurse iii, pediatrics, practical nurse lpn
Keywords: CHI Health, Omaha , Medical Assistant - 42nd and L, PRN, Healthcare , Omaha, Nebraska
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