Medical Assistant : Neurosurgery (Per Diem)

Medical Assistant : Neurosurgery (Per Diem)
Company:

(Confidential)


Place:

Oregon


Area:

Secretary

Medical Assistant : Neurosurgery (Per Diem)

Details of the offer

PeaceHealth is seeking a Medical Assistant : Neurosurgery (Per Diem) for a per diem,

Day shift position.

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JOB SUMMARY

In collaboration with the healthcare team, assists physicians/providers in the delivery of patient care working within the scope of practice for a Medical Assistant.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

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Prepares patients for examination and treatment or anesthesia interview as applicable. Takes and records patient history and vital signs as applicable.
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Prepares exam and/or treatment rooms; select, setup and maintain medical supplies and equipment for all examinations, procedures and/or anesthesia interview as applicable.
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Gives injections, applies splints and dressings, and facilitates simple wound management under provider orders.
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Prepares and maintains supplies and equipment for treatments, including sterilization.
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May transport specimens.
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May assist in scheduling patients for tests, initial and follow up appointments.
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May maintain patient files, records, and other information including entry of data into electronic medical record.
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May provide phone screening of patient to appropriate clinical staff and/or physician.
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Collaborates with a variety of personnel and departments to ensure smooth clinic operations.
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Performs other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION:

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Graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant or Medical Office Assistant program is required. An approved educational program/course of study that allows caregiver to sit for the MOA certification exam will be considered (e.g. Associates degree in Allied Health).

EXPERIENCE/TRAINING:

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Minimum of one year experience in a medical office preferred.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION:

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See below for licensure/certification requirements for each community. When referring to the National Certification requirement below, the following are acceptable in meeting that requirement:
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Certified Medical Assistant through the American Association of Medical Assistants AAMA
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Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) through the American Medical Technologists (AMT)
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Clinical Medical Assistant certification through the National Health Career Associates (NHA)
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National Certified Medical Assistant through the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT)
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Clinical Medical Assistant Certification (CMAC) administered by the American Medical Certification Association (AMCA).
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Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required at date of hire.

OTHER SKILLS:

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Demonstrated knowledge of and ability age specific principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each patients needs.
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Ability to maintain patient privacy and confidentiality.
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Ability to collaborate with other multi:disciplinary team members.
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Proficiency in the use of computer and office equipment. Familiarity with desktop computing tools, multi:line phone systems and insurance billing preferred.
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Ability to efficiently manage time and prioritize multiple tasks.
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Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
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Understand the principles of asepsis if applicable.

COMMUNITY/LOCATION SPECIFIC NOTES

For clinic locations where caregiver will be performing both Medical Assistant and Diagnostic Technician functions:

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Current Limited X:Ray licensure/permit in state of practice required at date of hire.
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Must meet qualifications and perform essential functions of Diagnostic Technician job profile in addition to those for the Medical Assistant.

OREGON:

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Must have current Medical Assistant National certification or be a National Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) at date of hire.

PHMG PHYSICAL/COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTS:

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Work requires moderate physical exertion 34 to 65 of the time.
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Ability to lift objects w


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Area:

  • Administrative - Office / Secretary

Requirements


Knowledges:

  • Desktop

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