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CREDENTIALED MEDICAL ASSISTANT - UNC PEDITRICS AT GARNER

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Job Description

Position: Credentialed Medical Assistant

The essential duties and responsibilities of a Credentialed Medical Assistant include:

-Participating in all safety practices as required by the department by adhering to the institution's and department's policies, procedures and regulatory standards

-Providing direct patient care under the delegation of licensed nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and physicians and documenting any care provided in the patient's medical record

-Collaborating with the nurses and providers to implement a plan of care and reinforce patient education

-Administering medication per role and pharmacy approval

-Dressing wounds

-Being present during a provider’s performance of clinical services, and document in the medical record on behalf of the provider, with what was said during the course of the service, as well as, the activities performed by the provider

-Enter data into the electronic medical record, ensuring the EMR is complete and accurate.

-Gather and document clinical information from other current or historical records under the direction of the provider. 

-Perform other duties that improve the efficiency of the provider such as, assisting with medication reconciliation and documenting procedures.

-Accepting supervision and training from RNs, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and physicians to establish and maintain clinical competencies required by the department
-Must complete annual HIPPA, patient confidentiality and scribe training requirements and sign a confidentiality agreement. 

Other duties may be assigned.


Qualifications

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

Candidate is required to have graduated from an accredited certified medical assisting program, 
Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) certification 
Must  be credentialed by at least one of the following organizations: The American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) as a CMA, The National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) as a NCMA, and/or The American Medical Technologist (AMT) as an RMA.

It is preferred that the candidate have previous medical office and/or urgent care experience.

Primary Location: Garner, North Carolina, United States

Department: UPN1-60841-UNC PEDIATRICS AT GARNER

Shift: Day Job

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