NYU Langone Hospital - Brooklyn is a full-service teaching hospital and Level I trauma center located in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. The medical center is central to a comprehensive network of affiliated ambulatory and outpatient practices, and serves as NYU Langone Medical Center¿s anchor for healthcare access, growth, and delivery in the entire borough.
Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Medical Assistant.
In this role, the successful candidate Assist Physician and Nurse in routine exams & care of patients. Will perform EKGS, draw blood, process lab specimens and obtain vital signs, etc. MA will perform registration/billing functions at the homeless shelter clinic.
Attends staff meetings and review/signs minutes of meetings not attended. Maintains competence through in-service and educational programs.
Assist with clerical duties specific to area of assignment
Reinforces health teaching to patients/families
Keeps all service areas orderly and set up completely - e.g. treatment, exam and utility rooms
Demonstrates a sensitive and supportive attitude towards patients, families and/or significant others
Documents data collected and care rendered
Responds appropriately to patient emergencies such as cardiac arrest or respiratory failure
Creates spreadsheets, reports and templates for Site Leadership
Performs venous phlebotomy
Coordinates modules/site supply request as assigned
Provides translation services as needed
Obtains vital signs, height, weights, head and chest circumferences and documents accurately as needed.
Demonstrates EMR competency
SmartID: Effectively reviews patient MPI data to ensure that the correct patient is selected for registration or appointment scheduling
Registers patients for visits with their providers
Checks for completeness of encounter forms and prescriptions
Completes, retrieves and/or prints patient forms, i.e. WIC, CIR
Retrieves laboratory and ancillary test results from the computer
Observes and alerts the nursing staff of patients who appear in need of urgent care
Transports and accompanies patients as needed
Completes all laboratory and POCT testing. Completes laboratory referral and specialty referral forms related to the service.
Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide care based on physical, psychosocial, educational, safety and age-related criteria pertinent to the patients served in his/her assigned area.
Minimum Qualifications: To qualify you must have a High School diploma required, Graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant program, and be fluent in Spanish 1-2 years of Ambulatory Care experience preferred. CPR certification required.
Required Licenses: Medical Assistant
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone Hospital - Brooklyn 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 Hospital - Brooklyn 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 and 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. If you wish to view NYU Langone Hospital - Brooklyn's EEO policies, please click here. Please click here to view the Federal 'EEO is the law' poster or visit https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm for more information. To view the Pay Transparency Notice, please click here.
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Internal Number: 60441668
About NYU Langone Health
NYU Langone Health, 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.nyulangone.org.