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Medical Assistant in Salisbury at TeamHealth

Date Posted: 9/22/2022

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Part-Time
  • Location:
    Salisbury
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/22/2022

Job Description

TeamHealth has ranked three years running as “The World’s Most Admired Companies” by Fortune Magazine and one of America’s 100 Most Trustworthy Companies by Forbes Magazine in past years. TeamHealth, an established healthcare organization is physician-led and patient-focused. We continue to grow across the U.S. from our Clinicians to our Corporate Employees and we want you to join us.

We are looking for a part time Medical Assistant to work in office Mondays and Thursdays 8 am - 2 pm.



ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Under direction of provider(s), assist with patient care, assessment and
  • Facilitate efficient flow of patients through the clinic. Serve as a critical link between the providers and patients by managing patient phone calls and communicating results of testing, surgery schedules, procedures,
  • Provide patient education regarding their condition. Facilitate a professional, personable and efficient atmosphere for the
  • Collaborate with primary care providers in the treatment and well-being of all
  • Obtain vital signs, nursing history and physical
  • Review lab results and processes information to appropriate
  • Assist providers with patient assessments and procedures. Obtain pre-certs when
  • Document patient care, procedures and patient assessments in the medical record and other clinic
  • Complete patient care assignments based on severity of illness, scope of professional practice and individual strengths and
  • Maintain neat and clean patient exam rooms and work areas; follows infection control policies and procedures in cleaning equipment and all areas of the
  • Participate in quality assessment and performance improvement
  • Respond to patient phone calls and provide appropriate counsel/follow
  • Maintain orderly sample drug supply room and ensure appropriate documentation is maintained on dispensing of sample
  • Work as a team with other members of the clinic to ensure the highest quality of care at all times.
  • Demonstrate positive interpersonal relations in dealing with fellow employees, patients, and providers so that productivity and positive employee relations are
  • Maintain strict patient confidentiality in accordance with clinic
  • Other duties as required and assigned by the Providers or Operations Team. These may, on occasion, be unrelated to the position described

 

Job Requirements



QUALIFICATIONS / EXPERIENCE:

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability

 

EDUCATION:  High  School  Diploma  required.     Medical Assistant or Nursing Assistant certification preferred. Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification.

 

EXPERIENCE: Minimum of 5 years experience assisting with clinical duties. General surgery experience preferred. At least 2 years experience in physician clinic setting preferred.

 

SPECIFIC SKILLS:

Intermediate computer skills required. Must have ability to appropriately handle confidential information. Must be knowledgeable in general surgery practices and procedures as well as the laws, regulations and guidelines governing a clinic setting. Must have excellent professional verbal and written communication skills. Knowledge of hazardous materials  used in the clinic required. Knowledge of effective body mechanics to prevent injury  required. Must have ability to work in new situations, grasp new ideas and adapt to new procedures. Must have ability to evaluate available data and come to sound conclusions.



SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • None

 



PHYSICAL / ENVIRONMENTAL DEMANDS:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

While performing the duties of this job, employee will stand and walk for long periods of time. Requires full range of body motion, manual and finger dexterity, and eye-hand coordination. Will be required to frequently life/carry patients and/or items weighing 50 lbs. or more. Will be required to stoop, kneel, and bend.

 

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