Medical Assistant

SUMMARY

Primary Medical is looking for talented medical assistants in our Ventura and Oxnard locations.

Established in 1994, our award- winning practice specializes in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics and Endocrinology. We serve patients in seven offices located across Ventura County; in the cities of Ventura, Santa Paula, Oxnard, and Camarillo. Our offices are family-friendly, and our healthcare providers pay special attention to preventive care and regular monitoring for patients with chronic illnesses like diabetes and heart disease.

Medical Assistants help patients by providing information, services, and assistance. They may be involved in both the clinical and administrative areas including assisting physicians with patient care and handling clerical, environmental, and organizational tasks. Other duties include securing medical records maintaining medical supplies inventory performing preventive maintenance to keep equipment operating.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Performs the following duties, but not limited to:

  • Enter patient's information into electronic chart. This includes active problems, medications, allergies, past medical history, surgical history, social history and immunizations
  • Prepare patients for examination
  • Reconcile patient medications and allergies at every appointment
  • Review and enter the patients' preferred pharmacy
  • Document reason for patient visit in the electronic chart
  • Measure and document patient height, weight, and vital signs with accuracy
  • Administer medications and injections as ordered
  • Prepare laboratory samples and complete procedures as ordered by provider
  • Place electronic orders for laboratory or radiology testing as ordered by provider
  • Place electronic orders for refill medications as authorized under protocol
  • Communicate with the pharmacy, the laboratory or radiology as needed to facilitate orders or retrieve medical records
  • Process incoming faxed prescriptions refill requests and other clinical paperwork per protocol
  • Process outgoing clinical paperwork in the provider outboxes multiple times throughout the day
  • Receive patient phone calls and triage as appropriate utilizing standard guidelines provided
  • Communicate with patients by phone or mail as ordered by providers
  • Maintain clean exam rooms and stock with supplies and gowns
  • Clean and sanitize medical instruments, equipment and rooms
  • Use appropriate personal protective equipment at all times such as gloves, eye protection and masks when cleaning or preforming procedures
  • Stock and store supplies that are delivered to the office
  • Any other duties or responsibilities the clinical staff may be assigned




PI134702933

Posted
04/22/2021
Type
Full time
Salary Range
$27,000.00 - 43,000.00
per Year
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Location
Oxnard, CA 93030, US