EMT, Paramedic, AEMT, CMA

EMT, Paramedic, AEMT, CMA

  • Full-Time
  • Part-Time
  • Per Diem
  • Portsmouth
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Website Appledore Medical Group

Responsible for direct patient care and the assisting of the physician or mid levels

DUTIES INCLUDE BUT NOT LIMITED TO:

May collect patient specimens.
Takes patient histories and vital signs.
Prepares exam and treatment rooms with necessary instruments.
Gives injections, and applies casts, splints, and dressings, as applicable.
Prepares and maintain supplies and equipment for treatments, including sterilization.
Assists physician in preparing for minor surgeries and physicals.
Performs selected administrative duties and assists nursing staff.
Perform other duties as required.
Must read, understand, and adhere to all Physician Services policies and procedures.
Practice and adhere to the Code of Conduct and Mission and Value Statement.
EDUCATION:
HS
EXPERIENCE:

Medical Assisting or other direct clinical patient care experience in a healthcare setting preferred.
CERTIFICATION/LICENSE:

Medical Assistant Certification – required within 12 months of hire. Acceptable certifications/license are RMA, CCMA, CMA, NCMA, or EMT, AEMT, Paramedic LPN, LNA, RN
NCRMA certification/ABR-OE credentials is acceptable OR

Medical Assistants who recently graduated (within the last 12 months) from a Medical Assisting training program must obtain Medical Assistant certification within 60 days of employment. OR
Candidates/incumbents with one year of Medical Assistant, EMT, or LNA work experience who do not possess Medical Assistant Certification must obtain Medical Assistant Certification within one year of hire. Company sponsored certification is available.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS, WORKING CONDITIONS, HAZARDS, ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

Manual Dexterity Exposure to toxic/caustic/chemicals, detergents

Full range of body motion to Exposure to extreme conditions (hot/cold) maneuver weight of patients

Standing, walking Exposure to dust/fumes

Reach above shoulder Exposure to x-ray, electromagnetic energy

Repetitive arm/hand movements Exposure to high pitched noises

Color Vision Exposure to communicable diseases

Sight Acuity – far, near, depth Exposure to blood borne pathogens perception

Push/pull weight of up to 25 lbs. Ability to work under stress, or in emergency situations

Carry up to 25 lbs. Other: _____________

Lift up to 25 lbs.

Sitting for long periods of time

Reaching, bending, stooping, kneeling, crawling

Hear alarms/telephone/tape recorder

Sense of smell/taste

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

Knowledge of medical practice and care to assist in giving patient care.
Knowledge of examination, diagnostic, and treatment room procedures.
Knowledge of medical equipment and instruments to administer patient care.
Skill in assisting in a variety of treatments and medications as directed.
Skill in taking vital signs.
Skill in maintain records and recording test results.
Ability to maintain quality control standards.
Ability to interpret and apply guidelines and procedures.

To apply for this job email your details to Amber.Wirts@HCAHealthcare.com