Certified Medical Assistant - Part Time

Company: Elements Behavioral Health ( Learn More )

General Information
US-PA-Hanover
N/A
High School
Part-Time
At least 1 year(s)
None
False
False
Job Description

The PRN Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) at Clarity Way Treatment Center is a member of the multidisciplinary team who is directly involved in providing quality care to patients. CMA's are responsible for providing assistance to the nursing staff.

 

Job Responsibilities

  •  Takes client medical histories, performs and records vital signs and prepares clients for examination.
  • Assists with completing Nursing portion of admission process.
  • Completes patient assessments and notes.
  • Documents and updates Multidisciplinary Records.
  • Inputs client related information into medical record systems.
  • Transfers clients to Emergency room when appropriate.
  • Operates Pyxis machine based on appropriate protocol.
  • Assists with laboratory services and facilities routine tests as directed by MD and/or Nurse Practioners.
  • Maintains clean and properly stocked examination rooms and equipment.
  • Assists with ordering client specific and stock medication and updating inventory.
  • Writes, transcribes and reviews orders for non-controlled medications.
  • Administers non-controlled medications.
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    Job Requirements
    • Medical Assistant Certification
    • Minimum of one (1) year of experience acquired through a combination of education or practical work experience.
    • Work experience in a mental health or substance abuse/recovery environment or with a 12 step program is preferred.