- Medical Assistant - UC Health Auburn Ave - Colon and Rectal Surgery (040584)
Medical Assistant - UC Health Auburn Ave - Colon and Rectal Surgery(Job Number: 040584)
Primary Purpose: Performs a variety of duties to assist in the care provided by professional personnel, to provide basic patient care in selected situations, and to maintain an orderly, clean environment for patients and personnel. Approach to patients and families are carried out in a holistic manner. At the delegation of the registered nurse, assists the nurse in the provision of basic patient care. Demonstrates working knowledge of reasons for treatments and potential signs and symptoms of complications. Demonstrates the knowledge and skills to provide for the physical, psycho/social, safety, cultural and related patient needs appropriate to the age of the patients of the clinical population served
Education: High school diploma or GED. Graduate of accredited school of medical assisting or equivalent experience. Medical Assistant License preferred.
Experience: Minimum of three to five years of experience in clinical setting.
Required Skills and Knowledge:
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Must be able to communicate clearly with patients of all education levels.
Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations.
Ability to work without close supervision and to set own priorities.
Ability to manage multiple tasks and successfully meet deadlines.
Primary Location - 2123 Auburn Ave - Cincinnati, OH