AA*-Certified Medical Assistant @ Family Medicine Physician Practices - FT - AdventHealth Rome
Location: Rome, Georgia
Internal Number: 21035849
Certified Medical Assistant @ Family Medicine Physician Practices - Full Time – AdventHealth Rome
Location Address: 2112 Shorter Suite 200 Avenue Rome, GA 30165
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Located in the foothills of the North Georgia Mountains
Co-workers that feel like family
Educational Reimbursement Plans
Fulltime - Mon-Thurs 8a-5p and Friday 8a-12p
You Will Be Responsible For:
Participates in the implementation of nursing care plans by performing direct and indirect patient care under the supervision of the licensed nurse.
Obtains and records initial and ongoing patient information throughout the cycle of care, including admissions data, vital signs, height and weight, blood pressure, oxygen saturation, blood glucose levels, intake and output, and calorie counts.
Documents observations, interactions, patient responses to performed activities, and any physical or behavioral changes at time of occurrence. Reports observations of individual patients to the RN/Team Leader.
Assists with mobility by regular turning and positioning, dangling, and ambulating patients. Assists with use of walkers, crutches, canes, and wheelchairs. Transfers patients to and from other units, departments, or entities. Assists with discharges. Demonstrates proper body mechanics.
Provides or assists with non-medicated support care, including non-sterile dressing changes, skin protection, application of heat or ice, and venous compression devices.
What You Will Need:
Graduate of high school
BLS provider certification or BLS instructor certification required within 30 days of hire.
Completion of recognized medical assistant or nursing assistant course.
Prefer 1-year clinical experience, with physician office or other healthcare related environment.
Prefer Certified Medical Assistant (CMA)
Assist in the operation of the medical services during assigned clinic sessions. Within the framework of the organization’s philosophy and objectives and under the direction of the providers, practice coordinator the Medical Assistant assists the clinic team in performing routine clinic duties associated with caring for the ambulatory patient.
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