Brooklyn Plaza Medical Center Inc.

Position Title: Medical Assistant
Position Location:
650 Fulton Street
Brooklyn, New York 11217
United States

County: Kings (Brooklyn)

Contact Name: Sylvia Richardson
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 7185969800
Contact Fax: 718-596-9889

CHCANYS Member Info: Member - Organizational

Position Description:

 


 Certified Medical Assistant


Position Description:

SUMMARY

The CMA performs any combination of following duties under direction of physician to assist in examination and treatment of patients.

 

ESSENTIAL TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following:

    • Measure vital signs (i.e. pulse rate, temperature, blood pressure) including height, weight and records information in EMR;
    • Interviews patients;
    • Completes prior authorization of medications;
    • Secures past medical/psychiatric data including medication profiles;
    • Operate electronic electrocardiograph (EKG), and other equipment to administer routine diagnostic test or calls a medical facility to schedule patients for tests;
    • Administer treatments, and perform routine laboratory tests;
    • Indexing, faxing, scanning, email, make calls;
    • Assist in developing and implementing desensitization programs;
    • Participate in meetings or case conferences, coordinates care/pre-visit planning for MDs;
    • Provide educational support to patients and direct care professionals on behalf of patient;
    • Process forms (i.e. SS, guardianship, camp, etc.);
    • Oversees provider desktops, portal folders and secure messaging;
    • Sends phone notes and completion of order reports;
    • Performs all other duties, as requested by supervisor.

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • CMA from an accredited training institution.
  • Basic Life Support Certification/AED Certification.
  • Strong oral, written, and organizational skills required.
  • Certified in Phlebotomy required.
  • Prior experience coordinating activities of a busy medical office or health care center, required.
  • Proficient in computer applications (i.e. Microsoft Office - Word, Outlook, etc.).
  • Knowledge of Electronic Medical Record (EMR).

 



Compensation Range: Commiserate with Experience

Compensation Type: Hourly

Travel Desired: No Travel


Job Type: Nursing


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