Medical Assistant

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Hillsboro, OR

Department:

HC Practitioners

Posted:

11/23/2021

Type:

Contract

Title: Medical Assistant
Job ID: DG2212631118

Our client is the world's leading direct healthcare provider and one of the largest digital providers in the country, serving over 11 million eligible lives across more than 2,500 of the largest commercial and municipal employers in the U.S. They operate in more than 800 onsite and near-site wellness centers in 45 states and Guam, delivering care through the Digital Wellness Center and onsite, near site, mobile, and event solutions. 

We are currently looking for a Medical Assistant to join their team. 

Essential Functions:
  • Interviews patients, measures vital signs, such as pulse rate, temperature, blood pressure, weight, and height, and records information on patients' charts.
  • Prepares treatment rooms and patients for examination.
  • Cleans and sterilizes instruments • Inventories and orders medical supplies and materials.
  • Operates electrocardiograph (EKG) and other equipment to administer routine diagnostic tests.
  • Gives injections or treatments and performs routine laboratory tests.
  • Schedules appointments and makes follow-up phone calls to patients.
  • Performs administrative tasks, completes appropriate client company and OSHA regulated forms, and provides assistance at front desk.
  • Keys data into computer to maintain clinic and patient records.
  • May require other duties as assigned
  • Administers medications and medical treatments competently as directed by a Physician or Licensed Independent Practitioner.
  • Maintains medical records using (In some health centers it may be using Electronic Medical Record software). 
  • Identifies equipment that needs repair and brings it to the attention of the lead clinician. 
  • Maintains a clean and safe environment. Follows infection control procedures. 
  • Maintains patient privacy and confidential patient information. 
  • Participates in follow-up phone calls and follow-up patient visits. 
  • Other duties as assigned. 
Job Requirements:
  • Associate's degree or equivalent from an accredited Medical Assistant training program with externship completed and passed OR National Certification in Medical Assisting from American Association of Medical Assistants, American Medical Technologists, National Center for Competency Testing, American Registry of Medical Assistants or National Health Career Association 
  • Current certification in AHA or ARC Basic Life Support for health care providers is required, Advanced Cardiac Life Support may also be required based on contract scope of services 
  • Previous Medical Assistant experience preferred.
For more information about TEEMA and to consider other career opportunities, please visit our website at www.teemagroup.com

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