Position Information

Certified Medical Assistant
The Medical Assistant works as a part of the clinical provider team and assists providers in the provision of primary health care to those patients presenting for assistance at Memphis Health Center.&nbsp; The Medical Assistant provides limited direct and indirect patient services and performs specific procedures, as authorized by training and provider direction. The Medical Assistant holds a BLS/CPR Certification as well as a current Medical Assistant Certification in the State of Tennessee.<br /> &nbsp;<br /> <strong><u>ESSENTIAL DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:</u></strong> <ol style="list-style-type:lower-roman;"> <li value="5">Assure comfort and prompt attention to all patients.</li> <li value="5">Collect specimens and venipuncture for processing and packaging, with appropriate paperwork, for the &nbsp;Clinic laboratory.</li> <li value="5">Conduct all routine procedures as requested, including hearing and sight examinations.</li> <li value="5">Perform routine laboratory procedures and waived testing when necessary.</li> <li>Assist Providers in healthcare activities, the performance of diagnostic and/or therapeutic procedures.</li> <li value="5">Assure complete, accurate and timely documentation of patient activities in EHR.</li> <li value="5">Responsible to the provider and team leaders assigned to on a daily basis.</li> <li value="5">Assist with examinations and procedures that are carried out by providers.</li> <li value="5">Schedule appointments, surgeries and referrals.</li> <li value="5">Assure patient information has been abstracted electronically in EHR.</li> <li value="5">Assist with answering telephones and returning all patient telephone calls within 24 to 48 hours.</li> <li value="5">Responsible for routing faxes appropriately</li> <li value="5">Cleans, stock rooms and order supplies.</li> <li value="5">Clean and sterilize supplies, rooms and equipment.</li> <li value="5">Take patients&rsquo; vital signs, heights, weights etc.</li> <li value="5">Collect and label urine/sputum specimens.</li> <li value="5">Administer therapies and procedures as directed by the provider.</li> <li value="5">Ensure patient confidentiality and provide patients with needed information.</li> </ol> Perform other duties as may be requested to assist in keeping the organization compliant with all applicable standards.
Position: Certified Medical Assistant
Organization: Memphis Health Center Inc
Location: Memphis,  TN 
United States
Salary:
Posting Start Date:
Date Posted: 7/20/2021
Requirements <strong><u>EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:</u></strong> <ol style="list-style-type:lower-roman;"> <li value="5">One (1) year of experience in a medical setting or facility is preferred.</li> <li value="5">Current Medical Assistant Certification.</li> <li value="5">Basic familiarity with routine medical protocol and terminology.</li> <li value="5">Certified in Basic Life Support (BLS)/Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)</li> </ol>
Status: This listing expires on: 9/18/2021
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Organization Information
Name:
Memphis Health Center Inc
Address:
360 E Eh Crump Blvd

Memphis,  TN 38126
United States
Email:
tferguson@mphshc.org
Phone:
(901) 261-2008
Fax:
(901) 774-4233
Contact:
Tonya Ferguson