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Job Description

Position: Credentialed Medical Assistant

The essential duties and responsibilities of a Credentialed Medical Assistant include:

-Participating in all safety practices as required by the department by adhering to the institution's and department's policies, procedures and regulatory standards
-Providing direct patient care under the delegation of licensed nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and physicians and documenting any care provided in the patient's medical record
-Collaborating with the nurses and providers to implement a plan of care and reinforce patient education
-Administering medication per role and pharmacy approval
-Dressing wounds
-Obtaining EKG and/or Rhythm Strips 
-Applying the heart monitor on patients as ordered by the physicians, hooking up the monitor, enrolling the patient with Life Watch over the phone, sending a baseline EKG transmission and instructing the patient on the use of the monitor 
-Assisting with and operating equipment as required by the assigned patient population, cleaning and maintaining the EKG machines and calling a representative when the machine is not working properly
-Performing daily quality control on the defibulator at the nurse's station
-Performing administrative functions as required by the department
-Accepting supervision and training from RNs, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and physicians to establish and maintain clinical competencies required by the department
-Contributing to performance improvement activities 

Other duties may be assigned.



Candidate is required to have graduated from an accredited certified medical assisting program, 
Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) certification 
Must  be credentialed by at least one of the following organizations: The American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) as a CMA, The National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) as a NCMA,  The American Medical Technologist (AMT) as an RMA and/or he National Healthcare Association (NHA) as a CCMA .

It is preferred that the candidate have previous medical office and/or urgent care experience.

Primary Location: Cary, North Carolina, United States

Department: 3200-60512-Pather Creek MOB

Shift: Day Job

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