FGP Medical Assistant
NYU Langone health
New York, US
1m ago

Position Summary :

We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a FGP Medical Assistant (35).

In this role, the successful candidate will be responsible for assisting physicians and nurses in providing patient care.

Job Responsibilities :

  • Obtains vital signs, weights, and EKGs when needed, and all other tests within the scope of the practice. Assist with blood collection / phlebotomy as needed.
  • Assist with maintaining patient flow to and from exam rooms and treatment areas. Assists in escorting patients and specimens throughout the facility.
  • Ensures chart is available, with relevant lab work and test reports if indicated, for the physician when the physician sees the patient.
  • Stocks exam room / treatment rooms with medical supplies, linen, and designated chart forms. Notify the Office Manager when supplies are low.
  • Ensures exam rooms and treatment areas are cleaned after each patient leaves and prepared for the next patient. Assists with light housekeeping duties which include spills.
  • Assures completion of patient charges as per policy.
  • Assists patient with obtaining food, toileting, ambulating and maintaining comfort.
  • Assists physicians with procedures (e.g. GI procedures, all medical exams).
  • Cleans and sterilizes designated equipment after use.
  • Answers telephone in treatment area and assists staff in scheduling treatments.
  • Assists patients and communicate with Physicians to obtain prescription renewals as needed.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Minimum Qualifications :

  • To qualify you must have a High School Diploma or the equivalent. Completion of a Medical Assistant Program from an accredited institution OR upon hire hold a current medical assistant Certification from a Nationally Recognized accredited institution (such as American Association of Medical Assistant(AAMA);
  • American Medical Technologies (AMT); National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT); National Healthcare Association (NHA))..

    Required Licenses : Medical Assistant Certificate

    Preferred Qualifications :

    MA experience preferred.EKG and / or Spirometry experience preferred.Second language mastery.

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