(CERTIFIED) MEDICAL ASSISTANT (64524) - Jefferson
Location: Jefferson Valley
Posted on: May 16, 2022
Job Description(CERTIFIED) MEDICAL ASSISTANT (64524) Jefferson
Valley, NYINTERNAL MEDICINETEMP: 3-4 months8:30 am-5:30 pm
M-FPosition Overview: The role of a Certified Clinical Medical
Assistant is to provide care to patients/significant others via
direct and/or telephone contact, following established standards
and practices. S/he coordinates with other members of the care team
to ensure seamless care delivery, maximal coordination of efforts,
and active patient participation in planning and care. Assists
physician or other provider with clinical procedures.Typical
Physical Demands: Requires full range of body motion including
moving and lifting patients, manual and finger dexterity and
eye-hand coordination. Requires sitting and/or standing for
extended periods of time. Occasionally exerts up to 100 pounds of
force, such as assisting patients in arising from the exam table,
pushing patients in wheelchairs, or assisting patients into/out of
wheelchairs. Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range.
May require occasional lifting and carrying office supplies.
Typical Working Conditions: May require frequent exposure to
communicable diseases and body fluids, toxic substances, medicinal
preparations, and other substances and conditions common to a
medical office environment. Requires working in close proximity to
other personnel. Requires use of computer keyboard throughout the
work day. May require use of autoclave for instrument
sterilization. Requires working under stressful conditions and/or
working irregular hours. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
- High school diploma or equivalent
- At least one year of clinical experience in a medical office /
clinic or hospital setting, or graduate of an accredited medical
- Record of prior stable employment and / or favorable
- Graduate of an accredited medical assistant program with at
least one year of recent experience as a medical assistant.
- Current certification as a medical assistant or eligible for
- Must obtain certification through the CMM M.A exam course if
not yet certified at time of employment.
- Current CPR / BLS certification.
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