Provide direct supportive patient care to eligible patients under the direction of nurses and providers. The Medical Assistant works closely and collaborates with providers, nurses, and the patient care team to support clinic functions. Position reports to and is directly supervised by the Nursing Manager or the Manager, Women's Health.
Impact & Influence
Interact with students, nursing staff, physicians, medical records, cashier, laboratory, pharmacy.,
Provide care to patients, and directly assists clinicians in treating patients.
Check and maintain clinic supplies and equipment.
Provide supporting clerical functions as needed to facilitate patient flow.
Demonstrate effective and professional communication skills.
Contribute to the SHS service culture by meeting customer needs and expectations.
Demonstrate commitment to organizational goals and to the improvement of patient care.
Promote efficient and appropriate utilization of SHS resources
Demonstrate competence in tasks related to the position and additional areas as indicated or assigned.
Perform other related duties as assigned.
Administer select medications applying the Six Rights of Medication.
Education, Specialized Knowledge and Experience
Degrees required for this job : High School Diploma/GED or Vocational School Diploma; successful completion of an appropriate training course.Degrees preferred for this job :Years of experience required for this job : One to three years job related experience.Years preferred : Experience in outpatient ambulatory care is preferred.Certifications or licenses required for this job : Certified Medical Assistant, BCLS Certifications or licenses preferred :
Specialized skills required for this job : Computer skills to include Microsoft Office, email, and basic keyboarding; interpersonal skills to work effectively with other individuals (co-workers, supervisor, students, providers, staff and the public) in the performance of job duties; ability to demonstrate consistent cooperativeness, courtesy and tact in the handling of job responsibilities; must be dependable.Specialized skills preferred :
Additional Information :
Please note that some of our openings are full time but at 75%, meaning that the position only works nine months of the calendar year (off for the summers). These positions are benefits eligible.
Candidates must be Certified or Registered as a Medical Assistant.
Internal Number: Medical Assistant
About Georgia Tech - Stamps Health Services
Stamps Health Services is an outpatient ambulatory care center that provides health care and health education to students and their spouses/domestic partners. The center is located in a state-of-the-art, 40,000-square-foot facility within the Joseph Brown Whitehead Building (740 Ferst Drive), next to the Campus Recreation Center. Our mission is to promote the health and well-being of the Georgia Tech community by leading public health initiatives, developing health education and health promotion activities, providing training, research and teaching for new health professionals, providing direct patient care to students, faculty, staff, and the larger campus community, and to provide health services to visitors and guests receiving educational and related services at Georgia Tech and other health services the Senior Director of the SHS deems supportive of Georgia Tech’s educational mission.Our Services include primary care, pharmacy, women’s health, psychiatry, immunization and allergy, health promotion, and nutrition. We also have on-site laboratory and radiology services. Stamps Health Services is accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC.) ...This means that SHS participates in on-going self-evaluation, peer review, and education to continuously improve its care and services. SHS also commits to a thorough, on-site survey by AAAHC surveyors, who are themselves health care professionals, at least every three years. SHS is also a member of the American College Health Association (ACHA).