The Certified Medical Assistant will perform patient care under the physician's/nurse's direct supervision. The candidate will report to the Clinical Coordinator and Clinical Nurse Director. The Certified Medical Assistant Float will travel between various offices throughout assigned region and provide coverage as assigned. Region assigned may include locations in the Greater NYC area and Westchester.
Assist physicians with examinations, procedures and department specific therapies. Take patient histories, vital signs and record information in EMR system. Prepare and maintain medical charts.
Prepare patients for procedures. Included but not limited to biopsies, pap smears, IUD insertion and removal, colposcopies and LEEPs
Perform phlebotomy duties and point-of-care tests such as urinalysis, glucose monitoring and pregnancy tests
Prepare, label and process collected specimens, and ensure timely delivery of specimens to appropriate designation
Enter orders in CROWN as required
Clean and maintain examination and treatment rooms daily. Manage equipment and supply inventory, including the routine review and removal of expired medical supplies. Process, sterilize and organize instruments daily
Manage a smooth office flow by assessing and anticipating physician schedules and using clinical space effectively. Manage and track patient flow from arrival until exam room departure using EMR system, including welcoming and informing patients of any delays.
High school diploma or equivalent
Certification - Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) or Registered Medical Assistant (RMA)
0-1 years of Medical Assistant experience and knowledge of medical terminology preferred
OB/GYN experience preferred
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills
Display a positive attitude, high level of energy and commitment to providing excellent customer service