• Medical Assistant (Pace)

    Job Locations US-OK-Oklahoma City
    Posted Date 3 months ago(9/21/2018 12:07 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-1195
    # of Openings
    1
    Division
    Valir PACE Foundation
    Category
    Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Overview

    POSITION PURPOSE:

    Under the supervision and/or direction of the Medical Director, Physician, or Director of Nursing performs various duties assisting in the treatment and care of patients in accordance with the established methods and procedures of the center and clinic

    Responsibilities

    POSITION PURPOSE:

    Under the supervision and/or direction of the Medical Director, Physician, or Director of Nursing performs various duties assisting in the treatment and care of patients in accordance with the established methods and procedures of the center and clinic

    Qualifications

    POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

    Licenses or Certifications:  CPR Certification, appropriate Medical Assistant training

     

    Total Education, Vocation Training, and Experience:  High School Graduate or equivalent preferred.  One (1) year prior experience preferred. At least one year experience working with a frail elder population.    .

     

    Skills and Abilities:

    Ability to seek assistance as needed;

    Ability to understand and follow through with directions given related to patient care;

    Ability to interact in a positive manner and to communicate well with patients, families, co-workers, supervisor, and other employees.

     

    PROTECTED HEALTH INFORMATION:

    Position has Full Access to Protected Health Information of patients on caseload.

     

    Proficiency or Productivity Standards:

    Organize and prioritize tasks and projects

    Accurately complete job responsibilities within the specified time constraints to meet the needs of patients, regulatory standards and customer satisfaction

     

    Physical ReQUIREMENTS:

    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

    Ability to speak, hear, and read English

    Ability to discern temperature, texture, size, and shape

    “Exceptional attendance is a requirement in order to fulfill role expectations.”

     

    CRITICAL DEMANDS:

    Lift up to 100#  from floor to 19” and 19” to 25”(Occasional)                                                 Stand(Constant)

    Walk up to .25 mile(Frequent)                                                                                          Sit(Occasional)

    Sustained Forward bending in sitting and standing(Occasional)                                                Kneeling(Occasional)                    

    Sustained squat(Occasional)                                                                                             Repetitive squat(Occasional)

    Push/Pull up to  100# of force at 36”(Frequent)                                                                           Front Carry – Two handed carry of 25# up to 20 ft.(Occasional)                       

    Full body range of motion(Constant)                                                                                              Reaching above head  at least to 60” with 5#(Occasional)

    Grasp of various sizes, shape ,temperature, and texture, and weights up to 50# grip(Constant)  

    Balance(Continuous) In walking, standing, carrying, moving patients, and equipment, etc                       

     

    Working Conditions:

    Potential hazards include:

     

    Exposure to

    None

    Some

    Frequent

    Very Frequent

    Exposure to

    None

    Some

    Frequent

    Very Frequent

    * toxic/caustic chemicals

     

    X

     

     

    *blood or body fluids

     

     

     

    X

    *extreme conditions, hot or cold

    X

     

     

     

    *communicable diseases

     

     

    X

     

    *dust/fumes/gases (including asbestos)

    X

     

     

     

    *unprotected heights

    X

     

     

     

    *moving mechanical parts

     

    X

     

     

    *CRT (computer) monitor

     

     

     

    X

    *potential electric shock

     

    X

     

        

    *frequent, repetitive motions

     

    X

     

     

    *x-ray electro-magnetic energy

    X

     

     

     

    *Other (as listed)

     

     

     

     

    *high pitched noises

    X

     

     

        

     

     

     

     

     

    *needles or other sharp objects

     

     

    X

        

     

     

     

     

     

     

    MACHINES/EQUIPMENT USED

    Equipment used for patient care.  Office equipment such as computer, FAX, telephone, copier, calculator, etc.  Assumes responsibility for equipment, inventory, safety, and security of assigned facilities.