Summarize the nature and level of work performed.
Under the general supervision of the Practice Manager and Nurse Practitioner, the Medical Assistant performs services in a designated area according to the policies, procedures, philosophy and objectives of the department and hospital. This position requires a high level of organization, multi-tasking, and superior clinical and customer service skills. The Medical Assistant performs various clinical/administrative functions under a somewhat stressful, high paced environment.
The Medical Assistant is responsible for performing all job duties in both clinical and clerical positions. As assigned by the manager, the Medical Assistant will perform either role at any given time to assure uninterrupted patient care.