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Medical Assistant (FT)

Department: Clinical
Location: Springfield, MA
Company: AFC New England

Benefits/Perks

  • 3- and 4-day work weeks
  • Some weekends and holidays required
  • Full time benefits including matching 401(k)
  • Flexible Scheduling
  • Incentive Plans
  • Growth Opportunities

Job Summary

The Medical Assistant is the first clinical contact for each patient and provides kind and caring service to each patient from initial triage through patient discharge.  The role of the Medical Assistant is to guide patients through their visit and carry out provider orders according to established procedures.

 

Responsibilities

  • Greet each patient, verify identity at each encounter, explain procedures to be performed, and address patient questions and concerns.
  • Take temperature, pulse, blood pressure, and other vital signs to detect deviations from normal.
  • Prepare equipment and assist provider during treatment and examination of patient.
  • Ensure all ordered tests are performed accurately and in a timely manner.
  • Perform all drug screening procedures in accordance with established rules and regulations.
  • Conduct provider referrals as well as service pre-certifications on an as needed basis.
  • Document medical history and physical assessment of patients.
  • Prepare rooms; sterilize instruments, equipment, and supplies for procedures.

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Certification or diploma in Medical Assisting or MA experience required

 

 
 
 
 

 

 
 
 
 

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