The Registered Medical Assistant is responsible for participating in the delivery of care for patients under the direct supervision of the Nurse. Functions as a member of the health care team that includes providers and nurse practitioners. Exhibits excellent professional customer service when dealing with patients, visitors, providers and co-workers.
Follows role assignments that are in alignment with the Patient Centered Medical Home Standards, and participate in all Patient Centered Medical Home efforts.
Check-in patients, takes vital signs (obtaining weight & height), document chief complaint (including health histories), completing consents and assists patients in completing histories form and other forms/ consents.
Assists in keeping patient demographic and other related information updated (responsible provider, email and phone numbers.
Assists providers during physical examinations that includes but not limited to preparing pap smears and GC cultures for transport.
Collects specimens for simple laboratory procedures (i.e. pregnancy tests, dipstick, etc.). Collects blood specimens for outside laboratory analysis.
Maintains patient confidentiality and promotes excellent customer relations.
Retrieves patient medical records and other patient related documents.
Adheres to established NNHSC policies and procedures, HIPAA guidelines/policies,
Complete EKGs and or Visual fields as ordered by provider.
Assists patients in registering for the patient portal.
Performs other related duties as necessary.
High school diploma or equivalent. REGISTERED MEDICAL ASSISTANT certification a must.
To apply: Submit resume, RMA certification, and cover letter to include salary expectation.
About NEAR NORTH HEALTH SERVICE CORPORATION
Near North Health Service Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Mission of Near North Health Service Corporation (NNHSC) is to provide access to high quality health care and to improve the health and well-being of the diverse populations and communities we serve. We are a culturally sensitive, patient centered community health center that empowers individuals through education and health prevention, regardless of one’s ability to pay.