Greater Baltimore Medical Center Medical Assistant in Jarrettsville, Maryland
Under direct supervision, assists physician in providing direct patient care and evaluation of patients in an office. Performs direct patient care such as phlebotomy, EKG, specimen collection, wound care, medication administration and vital signs. Maintains supplies and schedules patient appointments.
HS or GED
1 year experience as a medical assistant or successful completion of GBMA externship program.
National Certification as a Certified Medical Assistant may be substituted for years of experience req. .
Knowledge of medical terminology
Skill in using techniques for phlebotomy, EKG, specimen collection, medication administration and taking vital signs
Skill in written and oral communication
Ability to distinguish normal from abnormal diagnostic results
Ability to pass a medication calculation test with an 85% or better prior to hire
Certificate of training from a nationally recognized Medical Assistant
Heart saver (CPR Certification).
National Certification as a Certified Medical Assistant preferred
Ability to walk and stand for up to eighty percent (80%) of work time.
Exposure to disinfectant and detergent solutions. Exposure to human specimens