Medical Assistant Job Description
The following is a full job description for Medical Assistant. Here are the requirements and responsibilities for Medical Assistant along with statistics. If after reading this page you determine that Medical Assistant is not the position you are looking for, you may want to try one of these similar titles: Physician Assistant - Medical, Medical Librarian Assistant, Asst. Professor - Medical Administration, Medical Policy Specialist, Medical Director, Controller Assistant, Treasurer Assistant, Librarian Assistant, Medical Staff Credentialing Specialist, Sr.
Requirements and Responsibilities For Medical Assistant
Assists in examination and treatment of patients under the direction of a physician. Interviews patients, measures vital signs (i.e., pulse rate, temperature, blood pressure, weight, and height), and records information on patients' charts. May be required to draw and collect blood samples from patients and prepare specimens for laboratory analysis. Prepares treatment rooms for examination of patients. Requires a high school diploma and medical assistant certificate and 0-2 years of experience in a related field. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Typically reports to supervisor or manager.
Also Referred to as: Medical Assistant
Similar Jobs:  Physician Assistant - Medical, Medical Librarian Assistant, Asst. Professor - Medical Administration, Medical Policy Specialist, Medical Director, Controller Assistant, Treasurer Assistant, Librarian Assistant, Medical Staff Credentialing Specialist, Sr.
Categories:  Healthcare -- Administrative, Healthcare -- Technicians
Industries:  Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Healthcare,
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