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Atkinson Clinic SC Internal Medicine

100 N Atkinson Rd
Grayslake, IL, United States

Phone: 8475489777
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Medical Assistant


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Job ID:

1756

Location:

Grayslake, IL, United States 

Category:

Health Care

Salary:

negotiable per hour
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Job Views:

82

Zip Code:

60030

Employment Type:

Part time

Posted:

06.14.2016
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Job Description:

      Job Description
 
Assists with the provision of patient centered care in a primary care office. Performs various clinical support tasks under clinical supervision .
Essential Job Functions:
 
 
  1. Prepares and rooms patients for exam by obtaining vital signs and gathering/documenting/updating pertinent health information (i.e. chief complaint, allergies, medications). 
  2. Administers immunizations and documents accordingly. 
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  3. May perform basic and advanced clinical support tasks or skills such as but not limited to audiograms, laboratory procedures (throat/nose culture, drug screen), phlebotomy - butterfly, venous heel stick, EKG, spirometry, holter monitor application, etc., under clinical supervision
  4. Works in conjunction with other staff to maximize clinic flow. 
  5. Communicates with physicians and other members of the health care team to ensure smooth clinic flow and makes adjustments as necessary. Effectively communicates accurate and timely information to the patient. 
     
  6. Intervenes appropriately in emergency situations. 
  7. Documents work in patient record  in the Electronic Medical Record.
  8. Provide back up support to front desk staff by scheduling patient visits and performing “check-in,check out” activities.
  9. Performs job functions adhering to service principles with customer service focus of innovation, service excellence and teamwork to provide the highest quality care and service to our patients, families, co-workers and others.


 

Job Requirements:

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
High School diploma or equivalent required.  Successful completion of an accredited medical assistant program required.
Certification as a Medical Assistant desired. 
Basic Life Support Certification required. May obtain within 6 months of employment.
Proficient computer skills including keyboarding, navigation within Windows OS and exposure to EMRs required.
Ability to perform routine and complex technical skills within th Medical Assistant scope of practice. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills: ability to develop rapport and maintain positive relations with varierty of patients, staff and physicians
             Job Location
            Grayslake, Illinois