Technical Medical Associate I

Location
USC Columbia
Posted
Sep 13, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Internal Title: Certified Medical Assistant

Posting Number: STA00274PO17

College/Division: Division of Student Affairs and Academic Support

Department: Health Services

Advertised Salary Range: $27,265-$31,500

Part/Full-time: Full Time

Job Search Category: Health and Human Services

Advertised Job Summary: The Certified Medical Assistant will conduct triage and evaluation of patients with approved guidelines. Triage skills will involve both direct encounters and phone encounters. Thorough and reliable documentation of patient complaints, symptoms, pertinent history and vital signs are required. Preparation of patients for gynecologic encounters, examinations, treatments and procedures with attention to time management. Assists physicians and other providers in examinations, treatments and procedures. Processing of laboratory and tissue specimens with adherence to internal policies and procedures. Monitor inventories of approved educational material. Maintain inventories of medical supplies necessary for normal clinic operations. Participate in Quality Assurance initiatives regarding patient care. Provides administrative support for patient check-in and check-out procedures including operation of the appointment system when necessary. Offers student information regarding eligibility for services, Student Health Services fees, and available community resources.

Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions): Certified Medical Assistant from accredited training program at least 1 year in Women's Health. Must be able to obtain CPR certification (BLS for Healthcare Providers) within the first 30 days of employment. Must have experience in administering injections.

EEO Statement: The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, veteran status or genetics.