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Medical Assistant Neurosurgery Orthopedic & Specialty Hospital Full Time

Regional Health
Rapid City

Job Description

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Job Category

Nursing

Department

RHOSH-Clinic Orthopedic Surgery

Scheduled Weekly Hours

40

Shift

Employee Type

Regular

Job Summary

The Medical Assistant utilizes a progressive, cooperative effort to provide direct patient care as authorized by a provider. Demonstrates knowledge of standards, policies/procedures and integrates knowledge into delivery of care. A Medical Assistant is under the responsibility and direct supervision of a person licensed to practice medicine in the state of South Dakota.

Job Description

Essential Functions:

Accurately administers medications, immunizations accurately and in accordance with clinic policy.
Collaboratively works with other staff members to assist providers and patients in quality care. Assist the non-clinical staff as directed in making patient care decisions within their scope of practice.
Collects specimens, vital signs, assesses level of functioning, and reports/documents accordingly, as well as reporting to the nurse in charge in a timely fashion
Completes all assigned clerical activities.
Contributes to patient assessment and participates in the implementation of nursing intervention.
Contributes to the permanent documentation of patient data.
Performs EKG's and laboratory testing per CLIA license of the clinic.
Properly prepares the examination and treatment areas per the providers preference.
Administering basic first aid.
Operating office medical equipment.
All other duties as assigned.

Additional Requirements

Required:
Education - High School Diploma/GED Equivalent in General Studies
Registration - Medical Assistant (MA) - South Dakota Board of Medical and Osteopathic Examiners

Preferred:
Experience - 1+ years of Clinical Experience; 1+ years of Healthcare Experience

Physical Requirements:
Medium work - Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Possible exposure to blood, bodily fluids, or tissues.

Make a difference. Every day.

Regional Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Employment Type

Full time

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