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Certified Medical Assistant - Dermatology
Ref No.: 18-16612
Location: New Brunswick, New Jersey
Job Description: Medical Staffing Services Inc., is looking for Certified Medical Assistant to work in New Brunswick, NJ.

Duties:
  • Take medical histories
  • Obtain and record vital signs
  • Administer medications/injections
  • Explain treatment procedures to patients
  • Prepare patients for examination
  • Assist physician with examinations
  • Collect and prepare laboratory specimen
  • Perform laboratory tests
  • Dispose of contaminated supplies
  • Sterilize medical equipment
  • Authorize prescription refills as directed by physician

Summary:
The primary purpose of the Certified MA position is to provide medical assistance to physicians in the examination and treatment of patients. As directed by a Physician, administers intramuscular and subcutaneous injections in limited circumstances which may be delegated under State regulations. Provides general office assistance including scheduling, receptionist and telephone duties.
  • Works collaboratively with faculty and staff to maintain a timely and organized flow of patients and families through the clinical area
  • Prepares patients for visits including taking history, chief complaint, vitals
  • Documents all patient encounters in the electronic health record
  • Assists faculty and staff to ensure necessary clinical reports are available at the time of the patient encounter.
  • Reviews patient charts for next day visits and prepares patient medical records and reports for physician to review.
  • Calls appropriate department or facility to expedite delivery of the missing or anticipated results.
  • Advised practitioner if problems arise
  • Obtains clinical data and performs procedures as requested / directed by the provider:
  • Treats patients in a caring, professional manner and fosters a positive image of Client; instills confidence.
  • Maintains effective working relationship with coworkers; demonstrates teamwork.
  • Functions as a team member to organize and prioritize responsibilities to complete assignments..
Education Requirement: National Certification as a Medical Assistant
One year full time experience as a Medical Assistant in a high volume doctor's office.
Experience in dermatology a plus
Experience with injections
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:  
Hours: Monday through Friday
8:00 am to 4:30 PM (approx.)
Other Information: Interested in this job opportunity? Please call Jeanne at [732] 353-4247 or email jeanne@medstaffservices.com