We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Medical Assistant.
In this role, the successful candidate To assist physicians and nurses in providing patient care.
Assists patients and communicates with Physicians to obtain prescription renewals as needed.
Answers telephone in treatment area and assists staff in scheduling treatments.
Clean and sterilize designated equipment after use.
Assists physicians with procedures (e.g. GI procedures, all medical exams).
Assists patient with obtaining food, toileting, ambulating and maintaining comfort.
Assures completion of patient charges as per policy.
Ensure exam rooms and treatment areas are cleaned after each patient leaves and prepared for the next patients. Assists with light housekeeping duties which include spills.
Stock exam room/treatment rooms with medical supplies, linen, and designated chart forms.
Ensure chart is available, with relevant lab work and test reports if indicated, for physician when the physician sees the patient.
Assists with maintaining patient flow to and from exam rooms and treatment areas. Assists in escorting patients and specimens throughout the facility.
Obtain vital signs, weights, and EKGs when needed. Assist with blood collection/phlebotomy as needed.
Demonstrates knowledge of the organizations Service Standards and incorporates them into the performance of duties.
All other related duties as required.
To qualify you must have a High School Diploma or the equivalent, Medical Assistant Certificate Program OR Current Certification from a Nationally Recognized Medical Assistant Certifying Organization: American Association of Medical Assistant(AAMA); American Medical Technologies (AMT); National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT); National Healthcare Association (NHA)
One year of experience preferred
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone Health 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 Health 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 or 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 online.
NYU Langone Medical Center, a world-class patient-centered integrated academic medical center, is one of the nation's premier centers for excellence in clinical care, biomedical research, and medical education. Located in the heart of Manhattan, NYU Langone is composed of four hospitals – Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation; the Hospital for Joint Diseases, one of... only five hospitals in the nation dedicated to orthopaedics and rheumatology; and Hassenfeld Children's Hospital, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children's health services across the medical center – plus the NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history. The medical center's tri-fold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved 365 days a year through the seamless integration of a culture devoted to excellence in patient care, education and research. For more information, go to www.NYULMC.org.