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This full-time medical assistant position typically works a varied schedule between the hours of 7:30AM and 8:00PM, 7 days a week. Your schedule will be determined based on the provider you are assigned to. Many of our providers only work Monday-Friday.
As a medical assistant for our private practice, you play a critical role in helping our customers by ensuring they receive the care they need. You escort patients to their rooms in a timely manner after check-in. To prepare patients for their evaluations, you measure their vital signs, including pulse rate, temperature, height, and weight, and record this information in their charts. You assist the provider with the evaluation and treatment as well as attend to patient wounds, including the application of dressing, splints, and bracing.
To keep the practice running efficiently, you assist with the flow of patients by preparing examination rooms for new patients and discharging patients once evaluations are complete. You perform follow-ups and help schedule surgeries as well as authorize outgoing diagnostics in a timely manner. By following established safety procedures, you ensure equipment and materials are always used in an acceptable manner. In addition, you maintain inventory to ensure our medical supplies are well-stocked and any outdated medications are discarded. Helping others and staying organized brings you great satisfaction, and this is why you are perfect for this medical assistant position!
QUALIFICATIONS FOR A MEDICAL ASSISTANT
Completion of an accredited medical assistant program
1+ years of related experience OR combination of education and experience
Ability to read and interpret documents, including safety rules, operating instructions, and procedure manuals
Knowledge about electronic medical records
Knowledge about Microsoft Office including Outlook
Do you have excellent verbal and written communication skills? Are you able to balance multiple tasks while demonstrating good time management in a fast-paced environment? Are you highly motivated and able to get the job done with minimal supervision? Can you easily adapt to change? Are you detail-oriented? If so, you might just be perfect for this medical assistant position at our private practice in Monterey!
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