Job Title: Medical Assistant
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 220496
Job Summary Provide direct supportive patient care to eligible patients under the direction of nurses and providers. The Medical Assistant works closely and collaborates with providers, nurses, and the patient care team to support clinic functions. Position reports to and is directly supervised by the Nursing Manager or the Manager, Women's Health. Interact with students, nursing staff, physicians, medical records, cashier, laboratory, pharmacy.,Responsibilities <html><b><u>Job Duty 1 - </u></b>
Provide care to patients, and directly assists clinicians in treating patients.
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Perform other duties as assigned
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Check and maintain clinic supplies and equipment.
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Provide supporting clerical functions as needed to facilitate patient flow.
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Demonstrate effective and professional communication skills.
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Contribute to the SHS service culture by meeting customer needs and expectations.
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Demonstrate commitment to organizational goals and to the improvement of patient care.
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Promote efficient and appropriate utilization of SHS resources
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Demonstrate competence in tasks related to the position and additional areas as indicated or assigned.
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Administer select medications applying the Six Rights of Medication.Required Qualifications
High school diploma, GED Certificate or Vocational School Diploma
Other Required Qualifications
The job requires one who is task and detail inixperienceted; flexible, and able to perfinm multiple, various tasks concurrxperiencetly. Excellxperiencet communications skills are required as well as the ability to troubleshoot and solve problems that are varied di nature.
One to three years of job related experience
Experience in outpatient ambulatory care
Computer skills to include Microsoft Office, email, and basic keyboarding; interpersonal skills to work effectively with other individuals (co-workers, supervisor, students, providers, staff and the public) in the performance of job duties; ability to demonstrate consistent cooperativeness, courtesy and tact in the handling of job responsibilities; must be dependable.