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Medical Assistant- Neurosurgery- AGH- $1000 Sign on bonus available

Allegheny Health Network

  • Company AHN
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Patient Support
  • Full time
  • Day (United States of America)

Company :

Allegheny Health Network

Job Description : 

GENERAL OVERVIEW:

Assists physicians and extenders in providing proper medical care for patients.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Rooms and interviews patients to obtain medical information and to measure their vital signs, weight, and height. Records information in the medical record. (40%)
  • Provides clinical support to physicians and extenders during patient examinations and procedures.  (25%)
  • Prepares treatment rooms for patient examinations, keeping the room stocked and cleaned, reordering supplies, and disposing of biohazard supplies. (10%)
  • Schedules procedures and obtains authorizations as necessary. (15%)
  • May collect blood, tissue, or other laboratory specimens, log the specimens, and prepare them for testing; give injections. (5%)
  • May perform general clerical duties. (5%)
  • Depending on location, travel to satellite locations may be required.
  • Performs other duties as assigned or required.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Minimum

  • Medical Assistant diploma or Associate's degree required or equivalent clinical experience

Preferred

  • Driver's license may be required for travel between physician offices depending upon practice requirements

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