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Medical Assistant
Ref No.: 18-09742
Location: Lake Buena Vista, Florida
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 08/27/2018 to 01/26/2019
Duration:3-5 month(s)

Description/Comment:General MA responsibilities include clinical activities and administrative activities associated with an Occupational Health Clinic. This position accepts responsibility for assisting co-workers, including rotating job duties as needed or assigned. Assists Provider for Initial Exams, Re-check Appointments, Medical Surveillance/Regulatory Compliance exams and other types of Occupational Clinic Provider visits.
• Calls patient back into exam room, performs intake processes and preps patient for physician exam (including conducting preliminary medical tests- Snellen Eye tests, grip strength measurements, range of motion studies).
• Assists Provider with medical exams as requested.
• Fulfills Patient Care Orders in the clinic as part of the visit. Examples include:
o Ace wrap, dressing changes, ice packs, fitting Client supports
o Assists with surgical procedures such as laceration repairs, incision and drainage, burn treatment, etc.
o Perform phlebotomy as directed
o Performs EHGs and Pulmonary Function Screening as required
o Fulfill medication and injection orders (under physician direction)
o May assist in coordinating outside referrals for diagnostics, treatments (i.e. physical therapy) and specialist providers in the fulfillment of external Provider orders.
o Requests medical records from other providers as appropriate.
o Perform other medical treatment in accordance with training, certification and provider orders
• Provide patient education and instructions as directed by physician.
• Provides restriction and accommodation documentation as required
• Completes all documentation and quality checks to reduce chance of omission and errors.
• Ensures timely discharges for patients by printing and providing appropriate paperwork and next step directions to Cast Members.