Location: Haverhill, MA Description: Our client is currently seeking a Medical Assistant, Sr.|Hourly
This job will have the following responsibilities:
Applies knowledge/skills to basic, repeated activities.
Demonstrates minimum depth of knowledge and skills in own function.
Responds to standard requests.
Requires assistance in responding to non-standard requests.
Solves routine problems by following established procedures.
Others prioritize and set deadlines for employee.
Works with others as part of a team.
Qualifications & Requirements:
High School Diploma or equivalent required.
Completion of medical assistant training program and/or a minimum of 3 years direct patient care experience performing medical assistant clinical duties in an urgent care, physician practice, or emergency room setting is required.
Direct experience with the following tasks: Clinical intake, patient data collection, Laboratory specimen collection, Performing EKG testing, Application of orthopedic devices, such as preformed splints, Performing basic wound care.
Review of basic instructions such as use of patient assistive devices (crutch fitting & walking).
Knowledge of federal, state and local laws and regulations including OSHA and HIPAA requirements.
Knowledge of computerized information systems (EMR) used in clinical management settings.
Current certification from the Certifying Board of the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA), the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) or registration from the American Medical Technologists (AMT), or any other recognized certifying body approved by the Board.
Must have the ability to prepare and administer all prescribed medications IM, SQ, PO and intradermal medication administration only after successful demonstration and completion of the clinical competency skills checklist.
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