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Medical Assistant

Company: Utah Valley Pediatrics
Location: Orem
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Job Description:

Job DescriptionUtah Valley Pediatrics of Orem, UT, is looking to hire a positive-minded After Hours Medical Assistant. Are you looking to further your career in healthcare? Do you have a passion for helping others? Would you like to work for a supportive and honest pediatrics office? If so, please read on!This position starts at $16. WORK SCHEDULE FOR A MEDICAL ASSISTANTThis position works a typical 4:30 pm - 9 pm, Monday through Friday.A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A MEDICAL ASSISTANTIn this healthcare position, you are crucial to the care that is administered to our patients. Your primary responsibilities include bringing patients to exam rooms and helping doctors with tasks such as charting, giving injections, and taking vital signs. While offering exceptional service with every patient interaction, you prepare and administer medications, immunizations, and other treatments as directed. You are always up-to-date on relevant medical knowledge and can educate patients on any procedures, medications, or needed diet changes.You also help with keeping exam rooms well-stocked and clean and sterilizing instruments. General office duties such as answering phone calls and scheduling appointments are tasks that come easy to you due to your impressive communication skills. In addition, you assist with authorizing prescriptions and providing the correct information to pharmacies. Maintaining the strictest confidentiality is crucial, and you are always careful when communicating patient information. You find great satisfaction in facilitating quality care for patients, and this is why you love working in healthcare!QUALIFICATIONS FOR A MEDICAL ASSISTANT

  • Certification OR 1+ years of experience as a medical assistant (we do hire LPN and RN)
  • CPR certification
  • Knowledge about first-aid standards
  • Knowledge about HIPAA, OSHA, and Red Flag rules as they apply to healthcare
  • Knowledge about injuries, illnesses, and diseases, including symptoms, treatments, drug properties, and drug interactions, as well as preventive healthcare measures
  • Knowledge about immunizations as well as schedules for children and adolescents
  • Proficiency with medical terminology
  • Basic computer skills such as Microsoft Office and email
  • Knowledge about clerical duties such as faxing, scanning, and managing records
  • Ability to stay up-to-date on current procedures and policies while applying that knowledge to your job
  • Exceptional customer service skills

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Keywords: Utah Valley Pediatrics, Orem , Medical Assistant, Healthcare , Orem, Utah

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