Northwell Health Practice Medical Asst - UPG in Staten Island, New York

Req Number 001GQX

Job Category Nursing Support

Job Description

Administers direct patient care under direct supervision of the Nurse Practitioner.

  • Takes and records vital signs, growth measurements, and draws blood; and collects specimens.

  • Assists clinical staff with examination and treatment.

  1. Performs registration duties and maintains patient’s medical chart.
  • Registers patients and maintains record of services rendered;

  • Ensures the organization of medical charts;

  • Ensures all required documentation is available in the medical record;

  • Distributes reports and correspondence; files, photocopies and processes forms related to medical charts.

  1. Performs related duties, as required.

Qualifications

High School Diploma or equivalent, required.

· Successful completion of a six (6) month to one (1) year course in Medical Assisting at an accredited school, required. Certified Medical Assistant (CMA), preferred.

· Prior related experience, preferred.

Data entry skills (80 kpm), required