Northwell Health Medical Assistant, CX Peds Specialist in Chappaqua, New York

Req Number 001Z9D

Job Category Nursing Support

Job Description

  1. Administers direct patient care under direct supervision of the Nurse Practitioner / Physician.

  2. Takes and records vital signs, growth measurements, administers PPDs and draws blood; and

  3. Assists clinical staff with examination and treatment.

4.

  1. Performs registration duties and maintains patient’s medical chart.

  2. Registers patients and maintains record of services rendered;

  3. Ensures the organization of medical charts;

  4. Ensures all required documentation is available in the medical record;

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

  6. Performs related duties, as required.

*ADA Essential Functions

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.