CLINIC CERTIFIED MEDICAL ASSISTANT

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Avera Internal Medicine Specialists, Aberdeen, SD

AVERA INTERNAL MEDICINE SPECIALISTS

Part Time

Day Shift

Monday - Friday 8 am - 5 pm varied

Associate's Degree
Certification Required

PartTime benefit eligible position to work in a busy Internal Medicine clinic M-F varied shifts between the hours of 8am-5pm .        

  • Performs nursing care to patients.  Administers prescribed medications and treatments in accordance with nursing standards. 
  •  Provides direct care to patients as well as follow-through care per telephone.
  • Prepares equipment and aids physician during treatment, examination and testing of patients.

·        Performs procedures such as EKG, visions testing, and ear irrigation.

·        Triages phone calls from patients requesting any type of medical information.  Document information given to patients on a telephone to the medical record.  Oversees appointment bookings and ensures preferences are given to patients in emergency situations.  Maintains timely flow of patients.

·        Organizes and follows through on medical reports and records of patients.

  • Responsible for on-going patient education.
  • Maintains patient confidentiality.
  • Responsible for maintaining nursing skills through continuing education.

·        Attends required meetings and participates in committees as requested.  Ability to be a team player and work well with others.

·        Ability to alter schedule to meet the needs of the clinic and patients.

·        Ability to perform venipuncture and process labs correctly.

·        Obtain prior authorizations and complete the necessary forms.

·        All customers (both internal and external) should receive excellent service that is delivered with care and compassion.

·         The Avera Standards of Service Excellence (communication, attitude, responsiveness and engagement) will be followed.