Medical Assistant - Full or Part-Time

Medical/Healthcare Barberton, Ohio Mount Vernon, Ohio Heath, Ohio Chillicothe, Ohio Ironton, Ohio Massilon, Ohio Logan, Ohio


Description

Summary:

To administer and coordinate medical services necessary for all clients within the Facility; assist and be responsible for clients during appointments. 
To promote Performance Improvement and service delivery that is aligned with the agency’s primary mission.

 Essential Duties:

  •  Works as part of the intake team to ensure clients are seen promptly.
  • Obtain lab work, and urine drug screens.
  • Observe same sex urine samples, test onsite and package for laboratory.
  • Ensure the treatment plan of the physician or Medical Director is being followed.
  • Giving and interpreting Mantoux Testing.
  • Makes appointments for clients to see physician, provide lab work and referrals for additional follow up care.
  • Assists in training staff in medical and health and safety matters as well as assisting in properly maintaining medical equipment.
  • Maintain and keep updated all medical records and documentation pertaining to the clients.
  • Maintain contact with community medical personnel.
  • Purchasing and ordering of medical supplies.
  • Educates clients about methadone maintenance and detoxification as well as side effects and provides education to clients on lab results and all medical matters.
  • Assists in education with pregnant patients about prenatal care and assists primary counselor in coordinating outside services as needed.
  • Assists Office Manager with front desk duties.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Management Team.

 Minimum Qualifications:

  •  Certification as Medical Assistant or Registered as Medical Assistant in Ohio