Company: Compass Health Network
Posted on: January 13, 2022
The Medical Assistant/LPN is part of the person-centered
integrated care team and establishes and maintains effective,
professional working relationships with patients and their
representatives and with medical staff. The Medical Assistant
upholds all guidelines set forth in the clinic, maintains strict
patient confidentiality, accepts and upholds patient service and
satisfaction and assists practitioners and physicians in delivering
health care services.
*Full-time, benefit-eligible position, M-F (Every other Thursday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm), daytime hours.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS - JOB SPECIFIC:
Prepare patients for examination and treatment. Take patient's
histories, vital signs, and document in patient chart.
Prepare exam and treatment rooms with necessary instruments and
Perform venipunctures, urinalysis, EKGs and other procedures as
Administer immunizations and other injections
Phone in patient prescriptions and document accordingly
Provide patient education and instruction
Prepare and maintain supplies and equipment, including
Assist physicians/nurse practitioners in preparing for minor
surgeries and physicals
Assist with the scheduling of tests and treatments
Screen telephone callers for appropriate referral, relay messages
and documents accordingly
Maintain patients' files, records, and other information
Adhere to standard precautions, as appropriate, i.e., use
protective barriers, handle and dispose infectious waste
appropriately, proper hand washing
Follow CLIA and OSHA regulations
Assist in maintaining the cleanliness of unit facilities and
Monitor supply of medical stock, medical supplies, and laboratory
needs or order supplies when necessary.
High School/GED required
Associate degree preferred
At least two (2) years medical office experience required if an
associates degree or MA certification is not obtained
Knowledge of medical office terminology, procedures and equipment
Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite preferred
Medical Assistant Certification required if at least 2 years or
equivalent work experience is not obtained or LPN license
Compass Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
and an E-Verify participant.
Keywords: Compass Health Network, Columbia , Medical Assistant/LPN, Healthcare , Columbia, South Carolina
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