Certified Medical Assistant - Float in Mayfield, KY at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 10/6/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Jackson Purchase Medical Center

This is position is responsible for nursing care under the supervision of physicians and clinical service manager.

  • Obtains, verifies, and records health history of patients.
  • Gathers pertinent health data through physical assessments and biological samples.
  • Collects specimens for laboratory analysis.
  • Provided basic patient care as ordered.  Administers medications and treatments as directed by provider.
  • Documents care provided or procedures performed accurately on patient records.
  • Assists other health care professionals in performing exams, diagnostic procedures and treatments, and minor surgical procedures.
  • Adheres to infection control/safety guidelines and confidentiality guidelines practiced at JPMC.
  • Participates in the development of the plan of care with other team members and safely implements that plan as directed by provider.
  • Documents assessments, interventions, patient/family responses, medication dispenses/prescribed, and test results in medical records.
  • Promotes wellness by providing patient education materials, communicating physician advice/instructions.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

Must be a Certified Medical Assistant. Previous experience preferred.Basic Life Support Certified from the American Heart Association required.

Basic required Skills include; organizational, customer relations, math,grammar/spelling, the ability to read, write, speak, and understand English,follow written and oral direction, computer training.

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran