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Podiatric Medical Assistant - FT

OSS Health
Job Description
Description: Assists the physician, along with other members of the team, in providing medical care and attention to patients of the practice.  Assists with the maintenance of patients’ electronic medical records in support of the visit with the patient.  Provides exceptional customer service to the patient, patient’s family as well as colleagues.

Qualifications and Education:
Education:
High school diploma or its equivalent required.
 
Qualifications
  • Current Podiatric Medical Assistant certification required. 
  • A minimum of 2 years of experience as a Podiatric Medical Assistant, Certified (PMAC) required. 
  • Current Medical Assistant certification or an ability to obtain within (6) months of employment required.
  • Current certification in basic life support (BLS) required, or the ability to obtain before working independently with patients.
  • Ability to stand and walk for up to 80% of work time.
  • Computer literacy.  Ability to effectively and accurately use the electronic medical records system.
 
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Welcomes the patient to the clinical area by accompanying him/her to the examination room.
  • Under direction of physician, assists in examination and treatment of patients.
  • Interviews patients, measures vitals (i.e. pulse rate, temperature, blood pressure, weight and height) and accurately records information.
  • Prepares the patient to be seen by the physician, depending upon the patient’s condition/reason for the visit
  • Prepares treatment rooms for examination of patients.
  • Ensures rooms are stocked with supplies and forms for the physician.
  • Prepares injections and assists physician with administration of injections.
  • Performs x-rays on lower extremities as needed.
  • Completes necessary documentation in the electronic medical recordkeeping system.
  • Coordinates scheduling of surgeries and appointments.
  • Other duties as assigned.
 
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