Duties include the following:
??? Provide overall support for Physicians and office operations.
??? Prepares patients for examination and treatment.
??? Takes patient histories and vital signs.
??? Prepares exam and treatment rooms with necessary instruments.
??? Gives injections and assists with lab testing and Phlebotomy.
??? Prepares and maintains supplies and equipment for treatments, including sterilization.
??? Assists physicians in preparing for minor surgeries and physicals.
??? Assists with scheduling of tests and treatments.
??? Screens telephone calls for referral to physician.
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:
• Graduation from a Medical Assisting training program is highly preferred.
• Certified Medical Assistant is preferred.
• CPR certification preferred.
• One (1) year of experience in a physician practice or clinic setting is preferred.
At its founding in 1968, Nashville-based HCA was one of the nation's first hospital companies. Today, we are the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, a company comprised of locally managed facilities that includes about 165 hospitals and 115 freestanding surgery centers in 20 states and England and employing approximately 204,000 people. Approximately four to five percent of all inpatient care delivered in the country today is provided by HCA facilities. Milton Johnson serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of HCA.