Medical Assistant II- Hematology / Oncology

Mercy Medical Center

Cedar Rapids, IA Healthcare / Nursing
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by performing administrative and clinical duties in an outpatient setting including limited medication administration in the outpatient setting.

Job Specific Duties/Essential Functions
  • Administers oral, SubQ and IM medications under the direct supervision of an RN Demonstrates basic knowledge of medication purpose, side effects and administration procedure
  • Performs accurate measurement of patient statistics to include vitals, height and weight
  • Manages room turnover and patient flow
  • Collects health history and med list
  • Escribes orders
  • Prepares patient for physician's exam
  • Instructs patients as directed by the RN or physician
  • Performs front offices duties including telephone, reception, medical records and scheduling
  • Practices standard precautions
  • Maintains inventory in rooms and orders office and clinical supplies and instruments

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Knowledge of administrative and clinical functions in a physician office setting.

Professional Experience– Required vs. Preferred
  • One year experience working in a medical office setting preferred

Education-Required vs. Preferred
  • Education sufficient to obtain AAMA certification

Licensure, Certification, Registration - Required vs. Preferred
  • AAMA certification required

Physical Activity Requirements
  • A. Constant = 67-100% of workday
    • None
  • B. Frequent = 34-66% of workday
    • Reaching
    • Sitting
    • Standing
    • Walking
    • Lifting
    • Fingering
    • Talking
    • Hearing
    • Balancing
    • Stooping
    • Kneeling
    • Crouching
    • Pushing
    • Pulling
    • Grasping
    • Feeling
    • Handling
  • C. Occasional = 33% or less of workday
    • Climbing

Physical Demand Requirements
  • Medium: Exert 20-50 lbs. of force occasionally and/or 10-15 lbs. of force frequently

Job ID: 66819

Posted 9 days ago

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