Medical Assistant - PRN Job

Full Job Title: Medical Assistant/Sitter (Pool)

Job Number: 1611555

Location: Columbia, MO

Date Posted: 12-7-2016

The Medical Assistant is responsible for: - Assisting physicians and clinic team members in completing tasks that support patient care activities. - Performing a variety of office support functions to ensure ongoing efficient operations of the clinic.

Job code: 100554
License or Certification: - Certified Medical Assistant preferred. - CPR preferred. Education, Training and Years of Experience: - High school diploma or equivalent preferred. - Basic healthcare knowledge, including medical terminology and insurance required. - Prior experience in healthcare such as medical assistant, nursing assistant or healthcare technician preferred. Machines, Equipment Used: - General office equipment such as telephone, copy machine, fax machine, calculator, computer. Physical Requirements: - Good visual acuity and ability to communicate. - Ability to lift a minimum of 30 pounds and ability push/pull a minimum of 30 pounds, which includes the lifting, pushing and/or pulling of medical supplies and equipment and the transferring and repositioning of patients. Reasonable assistance may be requested when lifting, pushing, and/or pulling are undertaken which exceeds these minimum requirements. - Ability to withstand prolonged standing and walking. - Ability to reach, stoop, bend, kneel, and crouch are required for patient care functions and in setting up and monitoring equipment Skills and Abilities: - Ability to speak, read, write, and communicate effectively. - Ability to coordinate, analyze, observe, make decisions, and meet deadlines in a detail-oriented manner. - Ability to work independently without supervision. Environmental Conditions: - Indoor, temperature controlled, smoke-free environment. Occasional outdoor exposure. - Exposure or potential exposure to blood and body fluids may be required. - Handicapped accessible. - May work under stressful circumstances at times. Proficiency or Productivity Standards: - Meets established attendance standards. - Adheres to hospital/department dress code including wearing ID badge. - May be required to work weekdays and/or weekends, evenings and or night shifts if needed to meet deadlines. - May be required to work on religious and/or legal holidays on scheduled days/shifts. - Will be required to work as necessary during disaster situations, i.e., before, during or after a disaster. - May be required to stay after workday to assist after a disaster situation until relief arrives. - May be required to perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.
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