The Medical Assistant performs administrative and clinical duties under the direction of medical providers. The Medical Assistant duties include scheduling appointments, taking and recording vital signs and medical histories, preparing patients for examination, drawing blood, and administering medications as directed by medical provider.
Essential Job Duties & Responsibilities:
Education & Experience Requirement:
High School Diploma or general education degree (GED); Associates Degree in Medical Staff Services Management, Certified Medical Assistant training, and/or 3-4 years related experience and/or training, or the equivalent combination of education and experience.
Preferred Skills & Abilities:
Working Conditions & Physical Demands:
This position works in a medical office setting and while performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; walk, reach with hands and arms, talk and hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand, stoop, kneel and use hands/fingers to handle or feel. Specific vision abilities include close, distance, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.
Current immunizations are required to work at Sunrise Community Health and may vary dependent upon the position. Influenza (Flu) and Tdap Vaccines are required for ALL staff.