Medical Assistant

Square One Medical - Mississauga, ON (30+ days ago)

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Welcome to Square One Medical Clinic!

We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated and passionate medical assistant to join our well established medical clinic in the heart of downtown Mississauga.

We require at least 1 year commitment.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Working closely with multiple board-certified physicians.
Perform nursing procedures under supervision of physician.
Assist physician in exam rooms.
Escort patients to exam rooms, interviews patients, measure vital signs, including weight, blood pressure, pulse, temperature, and document all information in patient’s E-Chart.
Administer allergy shots, vitamin B12 injections and other vaccinations which patients won’t have to wait for family physician to do.
Prepare E-Chart for physician before the patient is seen.
Update physician before he/she sees the patient.
Perform certain procedures, such as blood draws, EKGs.
Take telephone messages and provide feedback and answers to patient/physician/pharmacy calls.
Be able to direct patients who are sicker or need urgent attention.
Call patients with abnormal labs and determine a return to office plan for those who need urgent attention and those who can wait to be seen, and those who can get treatment over the phone.

KNOWLEDGE:
Healthcare field and medical specialty.
Medical terminology.
Grammar, spelling, and punctuation.
Knowledge of working in an EMR environment.

SKILLS:
Exceptional customer service and phone etiquette.
Ability to maintain effective and organized systems to ensure timely patient flow.
The ability to perform phlebotomy and administer injections.
Oscar EMR an asset.

EDUCATION:
Medical background ( i.e. doctor/nurse/ previous medical assistant).
Medical assistant certification (an asset).
EMR training.

We look forward to you joining our team at Square One Medical!