Medical Assistant

Employer
GBMC HealthCare
Location
Towson, MD
Posted
May 19, 2017
Closes
May 22, 2017
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Department 740, Infectious Disease Schedule Part Time Shift Day 8 Hour Shifts (8:30 am-5:00 pm) Hours 24 Job Details Under direct supervision, assists physician in providing direct patient care and evaluation of patients in an office. Performs direct patient care such as phlebotomy, EKG, specimen collection, wound care, medication administration and vital signs. Maintains supplies and schedules patient appointments. Education HS or GED Experience 3 years + experience as a medical assistant preferred. Skills A' . Knowledge of medical terminology A' . Skill in using techniques for phlebotomy, EKG, specimen collection, medication administration and taking vital signs A' . Skill in written and oral communication A' . Ability to distinguish normal from abnormal diagnostic results A' . Ability to pass a medication calculation test with an 85% or better prior to hire Licensures, Certifications A' . Certificate of training from a nationally recognized Medical Assistant A' . Heart saver (CPR Certification). A' . National Certification as a Certified Medical Assistant preferred Physical Requirements A' . Ability to walk and stand for up to eighty percent (80%) of work time. Working Conditions A' . Exposure to disinfectant and detergent solutions. Exposure to human specimens Conditions of Employment A' . Ability to various practices, as needed.