Medical Assistant - Peds in Cumming, GA at Prestige Staffing

Date Posted: 4/15/2021

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Job Description

JobID: 30314

Prestige Staffing is hiring for a Medical Assistant with pediatrics experience. Must have worked with infants to age 21. This is a contract to hire position and does not require any Saturday work. Mon- Fri 8am - 5pm with one hour for lunch.

Summary:

Responsibilities:
• Creating a welcoming and positive environment at the pediatric facility.
• Obtaining patient information and updating health records.
• Recording patients' vitals and administering vaccines to infants, children and young adults
• Maintaining the cleanliness and hygiene standards of the facility.
• Explaining tests and procedures to young patients and their families in a reassuring way.
• Assisting patients and their families to locate the facility's consultation offices and examination rooms. 
• Stocking and sterilizing examination rooms between patients.
• Assisting pediatric healthcare professionals to examine and treat distressed young patients.
• Performing other administrative duties related to the facility on request.
Requirements:
• Accredited Associate's Degree in Applied Science in Medical Assisting, or similar.
• Experience with measuring and recording young patients' vital health statistics.
• State-approved license to administer vaccines and injections.
• Ability to monitor and efficiently communicate information about a patient's condition.
• Knowledge of standard healthcare practices and medical terminology.
• Proficiency in electronic health record keeping systems, such as eClinicalWorks, Greenway or Kareo. 
• Exceptional interpersonal skills to support and reassure pediatric patients and their families.
• Ability to multitask and follow instructions given by healthcare professionals.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Interested and qualified candidates apply today for immediate consideration.