Job Location Name
Children's Hospital of MI
Under direct supervision, and according to established policies and procedures, performs a variety of medical procedures and tests to assist in the examination and treatment of patients. Performs a variety of clerical duties, as assigned. 1. Interview patient to obtain reason for visit to doctor and takes vital signs such as temperature, blood pressure, weight, etc. Documents patient s reason for visit along with vital signs in patient s chart. Provides or drapes patient with appropriate covering depending upon examination. 2. Prepares examination room by changing table paper, performing necessary cleaning, laying out instruments and supplies, and the like. Assists physician with patient examinations by helping to move or position patient for procedure, handing instruments to physician, etc 3. May perform any of the following medical procedures: giving non-intravenous injections, venipuncture, performing EKG s, assisting with stress tests, routine x-rays, PFT s, and other related activities. 4. Performs a variety of routine laboratory tests and procedures such as centrifuging blood, setting up slides for microscopic examination, and performing tests (i.e., indicate sugar or Hgb levels in urine and blood samples etc.) 5. May provide instructions to patients as per physician order/protocol or reinforce physician instructions regarding medicines, diets, post surgical care, advance preparations for testing at hospital and how to conduct self-breast examinations. 6. Cleans and sterilizes instruments according to established procedures. 7. Performs routine stock work such as shelving supplies, monitoring supply levels and checking for outdated supplies. Initiates paperwork to reorder supplies, as necessary. 8. May perform clerical duties such as scheduling appointments, receiving payments for services and posting to patient s account, filing and maintaining medical records. 9. Follows established policies and procedures to meet minimum life safety standards of JCAHO/OSHA. Actively participates in all safety training including but not limited to cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and annual safety training. [BRASSRING IMPORT 10/19/16]
1. High school diploma or equivalent. 2. Completion of an approved Medical Assistant program, or six month to one year on the job training in a doctor s office or related area performing Medical Assistant duties. Medical Assistant certification preferred. [BRASSRING IMPORT 10/19/16]
Other Patient Care Professionals
Monday thru Friday
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