Medical Assistant - Hempstead Primary - Per Diem
Company: NYU Langone Health
Posted on: January 11, 2022
NYU Langone - Long Island is a 591-bed university-affiliated
medical center, which offers sophisticated diagnostic and
therapeutic care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty of
medicine and surgery. We are a major regional healthcare resource
with a deep commitment to medical education and research, offering
a full complement of inpatient and outpatient services.Position
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Medical
Assistant - EPIC (SP).
In this role, the successful candidate Responsible for assisting
physicians and nurses in the care of patients and families by
completing assigned patient care tasks; provides competent, safe,
and compassionate care with emphasis on an understanding of the
challenges faced by hospitalization, undergoing procedures or
diagnostic tests.Job Responsibilities:
- Assists with maintaining patient flow to and from exam rooms
and treatment areas. Assists in escorting patients.
- Obtain vital signs, weights, and Electrocardiograms (EKG) when
needed. Assist with blood collection phlebotomy as needed. Ensure
chart is available, with relevant lab work and test reports if
indicated, for physician when the physician sees the patient.
Assists physicians with procedures (e.g. GI procedures, all medical
- Ensure exam rooms and treatment areas are cleaned after each
patient leaves and prepared for the next patient. Assist with light
housekeeping duties which include spills. Assists patient with
obtaining food, toileting, ambulating and maintaining comfort.
- Assures completion of patient charges as per policy.
- Clean and sterilize designated equipment after use. Answers
telephone in treatment area and assists staff in scheduling
treatments. Assists patients and communicates with Physicians to
obtain prescription renewals as needed.
- Stock exam roomtreatment rooms with medical supplies, linen,
and designated chart forms.
- Assists with training of new Medical Assistants. May perform
administrative responsibilities as needed.
- Performs other duties as assigned.Minimum Qualifications:
To qualify you must have a High School or equivalent Required.
Graduate of Medical Assistant program OR 2 years of Medical
Assistant experience Required. 1-2 years Medical Assistant
experience OR Graduate of Medical Assistant program Required.
Excellent communication (both oral and written), interpersonal,
customer service skills Required. Basic knowledge of computers
Basic Life Support (BLS) Preferred. Medical Assistant Certification
Preferred. Knowledge of EPIC Ambulatory Preferred. Knowledge of
medical terminology Preferred.Qualified candidates must be able to
effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone - Long Island provides its staff with far more than
just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be
proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your
time and your talents.
NYU Langone - Long Island is an equal opportunity and affirmative
action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects
of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are
encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard
to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual
orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin,
age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or
parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any
other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an
employment decision. We require applications to be completed
If you wish to view NYU Langone - Long Island's EEO policies,
please click here. Please click here to view the Federal "EEO is
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