Job Description

Medical Assistant
Boston, MA
17/hr


Duties:
  • Obtain & review the daily schedule of patients and ensures all appropriate preparations are in place to facilitate efficient patient flow for the day.
  • At the time of patient appointment, greet the patient and brings him/her from the waiting room to the clinic space.
  • Work closely with the Front Desk staff to collaborate on patient arrival and facilitate smooth patient flow.
  • Capture the patient's weight and appropriate vital signs, family history, and prepare patient for the physician evaluation.
  • Complete appropriate components of Epic (patient electronic record).  Examples may include: patient’s vital signs, allergies, medication Reconciliation.
  • Ensure examination rooms and device clinics are neat, clean, professional, appropriately stocked with supplies, lab requisitions, equipment is in good working order, and all materials necessary for efficient patient care.
  •  Responsible for ordering supplies for the clinical practice and proactively gathering items needed from Patient Service Coordinator and Practice Manager.
  • Maintain any equipment for patient use; promptly reports problems to Biomedical Engineering and Practice Manager.
  • Promote patient/customer satisfaction by interacting with patients in a professional, friendly manner consistent with their needs; maintains patient confidentiality.
  • Adhere to hand hygiene and standard precaution guidelines
  • Participate in all quality assurance activities of the practice and supports clinic adherence to Joint Commission requirements.
  • Participate in the management of the patient flow at times of check in and check out with care related issues.
  • Rotate within adult and pediatric neurology as assigned.
  •  Maintain prescription lines, enter prescriptions faxed to clinic, and up-loading clinical documents on to our electronic medical record system.
  • Accept all other duties & responsibilities as assigned and in a positive manner; offers help to others in the practice when not busy

Qualifications:

  • Medical Assistant Certification
  • Minimum of a year (recently) as a medical assistant
  • Professional communication skills
  • Professionalism
  • Medical terminology
  • Epic Software experience preferred
  • Comfortable working in a fast paced, outpatient facility
  • Good personality and appearance

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