Medical Assistant | Guadalupe Clinic

Catholic Diocese of Wichita - Wichita

Health Care
Full-Time
Title: Medical Assistant
Reports To: Director of Nursing
FLSA Status: Full time, Non exempt
Latest Update: 6/2/2021

General Position Summary: The Medical Assistant provides patient care and supports the medical providers to assure continuity of care and follow up.

Duties and Responsibilities
- Greet patients and visitors in a prompt, courteous and professional manner.
- Complete patient intake – confirms purpose of visit, takes vital signs, obtains appropriate labs, reviews patient medications.
- Perform care interventions including injections, EKGs, nebulizer treatments, treadmill testing, wound care, suture removal and other tasks as defined.
- Document information into the Electronic Medical Record (EMR) while maintaining patient confidentiality.
- Communicate with patients providing follow up information, instruction, and other information as instructed.
- Assure work areas and patient rooms are clean, orderly, and stocked with supplies.
- Label medications prescribed from dispensary and provide to patient using 2 patient identifiers.

Qualifications:
- Certified as a Medical Assistant and/or experience with the responsibilities of a Medical Assistant.
- Good verbal and written communication skills; English and Spanish fluency required.
- Ability to work independently and organize and prioritize work to ensure timeliness and accuracy.
- Computer proficiency, including experience with Electronic Medical Record system documentation.
- CPR certified.
- Ability to embrace and personify the mission of Guadalupe Clinic with socio-economic and cultural sensitivity in mind.

Physical Demands/Work Environment:
The physical demands described here are those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand, walk, use hands to finger, handle, or feel, reach with hands and arms, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, talk and hear. The employee is occasionally required to sit. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and color vision.

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities required of the employee. It is the right of the employer to revise this job description and to require that other tasks not listed be performed as needed.

Resumes should be sent to sbundy@guadalupeclinic.com and pkramer@guadalupeclinic.com