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Lead Medical Assistant at LifePoint Health

Lead Medical Assistant

LifePoint Health Martinsville, VA Full-Time

Provides clinical support to patients in the primary care clinic under the supervision of the physician. Oversees clinical staff. Provides continuity and coordination of care in the outpatient setting.

Performs basic patient care activities as delegated and supervised by an RN, including monitoring vital signs, possibly taking blood glucose measurements, and recording intake and output.

Performs decentralized testing; office procedures; monitors refrigerator temperatures; Orders supplies and maintains stock; conducts patient assessments; administers injections and immunizations; completes forms as requested or needed; and accesses computer for patient reports.

Reports abnormal findings or changes in physical, mental, and emotional conditions to nursing staff.

Assists with keeping patient rooms and common areas stocked, clean and orderly.

Maintains drug sample closet; assists with hazardous waste management; conducts filing;
conducts call back follow-up and assists with phone calls including calling in prescriptions.

Organizes workflow of clinical staff

Minimum Education
High school diploma or equivalent required.

Required Skills

Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

Requires ability to read and write legibly and carry out direction promptly and accurately. Must exhibit effective communication skills and interpersonal skills. Must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served. Requires the ability to respond quickly and calmly under stressful or emergency situations.

Required Skills

Ability to operate or learn to operate the following equipment: Pulse Ox, Ear Syringe, Cryosurgery instruments, EKG Machine, Suture/Staple Removal, Nebulizer, Crash Cart, Portable O2 tank, Assist with minor surgery. Knowledge and skills to provide age appropriate care to patients.

Minimum Work Experience

Experience working in a medical office required.

Required Skills
Medical Assistant Certificate required.
American Heart Association BLS Provider required.

Job: *Nursing/Medical Assistant

Organization: *Sovah Phys Prac - Martinsville

Title: Lead Medical Assistant

Location: Virginia-Martinsville

Requisition ID: 7455-10195

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  • Crash Cart
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