Participate in the total patient care in the designated Oncology Clinic, recognizing normal and abnormal signs and symptoms and life threatening emergencies. Act as a staff person in the office, assisting in patient care, and maintain high standards of care in the community office.
Completion of Medical Assistant authorized program by the Dept. of Education or post secondary institution accredited or approved by the bureau of Private Post Secondary and Vocational education in the Dept. of Consumer Affairs
Current BLS from the American Heart Association and American Red Cross
Ability to perform venipuncture with skill, adhering to all OSHA PPE safety requirements
Ability to push, pull or carry 30 lbs or more
Ability to work overtime in cases of emergency
Knowledge of MSDS and emergency treatments
Knowledge of all safety requirements when handling Biohazardous specimens or contaminated instruments
Ability to perform accurate quality control and patient sample testing for waived tests
Knowledge and ability to set up and assist physician with any procedures such as, but not limited to audiometry,spirometry, O2 saturation levels, skin tag and mole removals, ear lavage, colposcopies, flexible sigmoidscopies
Ability to be flexible in working both back and front office to facilitate smooth workflow
Ability to assist in orientation of new staff
Skill to accurately perform a 12-lead EKG
Knowledge of medical terminology
Ability to assist in medical emergencies and office procedure
Ability to administer CPR
Ability to use computerized patient care systems
Ability to schedule patient appointments and encounter patients using EPIC/CareConnect
Knowledge to schedule patient for referrals to specialists
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