CREDENTIALED MEDICAL ASSISTANT - UNC URGENT CARE AT KNIGHTDALEApply Now Email Job Job ID: MED002VN
Essential Duties and Responsibilities are as follows. Other duties may be assigned.
1.1 Maintains an environment of safety for patients, self and others.
1.2 Plans and organizes patient care in clinics. Escorts patient to their destination(s); obtains and records vital signs and medical histories. Prepares patients for exams and procedures.
1.3 Notifies patients of diagnostic test results via phone or in writing as directed by the physician/provider.
1.4 Provides phlebotomy services. Performs tests including, but not limited to: EKGs and basic laboratory tests. Collects and prepares laboratory specimens.
1.5 Prepares and administers medications following doctor’s orders and clinic policy. Observes patient for adverse reactions and documents appropriately. Authorizes drug refills as directed.
1.6 Reinforces patient education with full consideration of patient safety needs.
1.7 Performs sterilization of medical supplies. Changes sterile, non-sterile dressings, and removes sutures/staples.
1.8 Cleans, organizes, and maintains examination rooms, work area and other assigned areas.
1.9 Performs office duties including inventory, and ordering supplies. May perform other clerical duties related to clinical activities.
1.10 Participates in unit performance improvement activities.
Previous medical office and/or urgent care experience desired.
Requires graduation from an accredited certified medical assisting program.
Must be credentialed by one of the below organizations:
- The American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) as a CMA
- The National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) as a NCMA
- The National Healthcare Association (NHA) as a CCMA
- The American Medical Technologist (AMT) as an RMA
BCLS certification also required.
Primary Location: Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
Department: REXH-27540-Rex Express of Knightdale