Tenet Healthcare Certified Medical Assistant - Nacogdoches Market in Texas
GeneralSummary: A non-exempt medical office position responsible for providing direct nursing care in a medical office setting under the direction of a physician, assists medical providers, and maintains a clean and safe environment in accordance with the policies and procedures of the practice.
Adheres to and supports the mission, purpose,philosophy, objectives, policies, and procedures of Tenet Physician Resources.
Assists in the assessmentof patient needs and health plan by taking vital signs, history, medicationlisting, assessing visual acuity and determining chief complaint. Assessespatients’ physical and mental status.
Prepares equipmentand assists physicians with medical treatments, exams and medical procedures
Administersprescribed oral medications and gives intramuscular and subcutaneous andintradermal injections. Performs venipunctures, CLIA-Waived and non-CLIA Waivedlab testing.
Answering office phones, assistingfront desk in scheduling appointments and directing calls appropriately.
Assist in other functions of thephysician practice as needed
Education: High school diploma/GED required with the completion of an accredited Medical Assisting Program or three years of relevant work experience in lieu of completion of an accredited Medical Assisting Program.
Certification: Medical Assistant preferred and CPR certification
Experience: Must have a minimum of one year of relevant work experience or three years of relevant work experience in lieu of completion of an accredited Medical Assisting Program.
Job: Laboratory and Clinical Technicians
Organization: NACOGDOCHES STAFF-VHS
Title: Certified Medical Assistant - Nacogdoches Market
Requisition ID: 2005012362