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MEDICAL ASSISTANT, CERTIFIED - Durham OB/GYN South

Company: Private Diagnostic Clinic PLLC
Location: Durham
Posted on: August 6, 2022

Job Description:

Job Description MEDICAL ASSISTANT, CERTIFIED - Durham OB/GYN South Durham The Private Diagnostic Clinic (PDC) of Duke Health is the world-class, multi-specialty physician practice comprised of 140 clinics located throughout North Carolina. The PDC recruits the top physicians and employees and retains them by offering competitive salaries and benefits and a supportive work environment where passion and purpose connect. To learn more about our culture, visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D4Mq59-No-kWe are seeking a Medical Assistant, Certified to be an integral member of the healthcare team and provide direct and indirect care to patients at our Durham OB/GYN South Durham location. WE INVITE YOU TO APPLY IF:

  • You are compassionate, have top notch interpersonal skills and are able to maintain calm when assisting patients in need of care.
  • You are detail oriented, conscientious and take pride in ensuring accuracy in your work.
  • You are collaborative and excited to be part of a care team. JOb duties
    • Assist medical and nursing staff in a variety of tasks including taking medical histories and recording vitals.
    • Prepare and administer medications as directed by the physician.
    • Perform phlebotomy and manage lab supply orders.
    • Authorize drug refills as directed.
    • Telephone prescriptions to pharmacies.
    • Perform other clinical functions as delegated and supervised by the physician.
    • Collect and prepare labs.
    • Explain treatment procedures to patients.
    • Prepare patients for examinations and procedures. required QUALIFICATIONS
      • Graduation from accredited Medical Assistant program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) or the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES) strongly preferred.
      • High school or GED graduation required.
      • Certification by AAMA, AMT, NHA-CCMA, NCMA or ARMA required.
      • BLS required knowledge, skills, and abilities
        • Good customer service skills.
        • Work requires the ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions generally acquired through a high school education and medical assistant programming.
        • Heavy lifting and the ability to transport stretcher and wheelchair patients may be required.
        • Working knowledge of sterile techniques and special procedures that are applicable to work performed.
        • Working knowledge of procedures and techniques involved in administering routine and special treatments to patients.
        • Working knowledge of sanitation, personal hygiene and basic health and safety precautions applicable for work in a clinic setting. Working knowledge of infection control procedures and safety precautions.
        • Age specific competencies.
        • Daily clinic preparation process; registration, scheduling, charge posting, order entry. Able to document and communicate pertinent information
        • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients and clinic staff
        • Levels II and III -- Ability to independently seek out resources and work collaboratively additional information Certain jobs in the Private Diagnostic Clinic may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.The Private Diagnostic Clinic is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. The PDC aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas-an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these valuesThe intent of this job description is to provide a representative and level of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and shall not be construed as a declaration of the total of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position. Employees may be directed to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description

Keywords: Private Diagnostic Clinic PLLC, Durham , MEDICAL ASSISTANT, CERTIFIED - Durham OB/GYN South, Healthcare , Durham, North Carolina

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