Clinic Medical Assistant-(Full-Time)

Job Summary:

As a clinical medical assistant you will be required to assist healthcare professionals in patient assessment, examination, diagnosis and treatment, working closely with patients who are sick or injured.

Reports to: Clinic Director

Education: Certified by the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA)

Experience: Prior experience preferred

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Preparing treatment and examination rooms for patients
  • Getting patients ready for examinations, treatments and procedures
  • Assisting with examinations and routine procedures, including minor surgery
  • Taking blood samples and specimens, dressing wounds and recording vital signs
  • Performing routine lab tests
  • Aseptic technique and infection control
  • Sterilization of equipment
  • Administering medications
  • Performing some administrative duties, for example arranging lab work and prescriptions or filing patient records
  • Other duties as assigned.