Medical Assistant - Bethpage Gastroenterology
Company: NYU Langone Health
Posted on: October 7, 2021
NYU Langone Hospital-Long Island is a
591-bed university-affiliated medical center, which offers
sophisticated diagnostic and therapeutic care in virtually every
specialty and subspecialty of medicine and surgery. We are a major
regional healthcare resource with a deep commitment to medical
education and research, offering a full complement of inpatient and
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Medical
In this role, the successful candidate responsible for assisting
physicians and nurses in the care of patients and families by
completing assigned patient care tasks; provides competent, safe,
and compassionate care with emphasis on an understanding of the
challenges faced by hospitalization, undergoing procedures or
- Assists with maintaining patient flow to and from exam rooms
and treatment areas. Assists in escorting patients.
- Obtain vital signs, weights, and Electrocardiograms (EKG) when
needed. Assist with blood collection phlebotomy as needed. Ensure
chart is available, with relevant lab work and test reports if
indicated, for physician when the physician sees the patient.
Assists physicians with procedures (e.g. GI procedures, all medical
- Ensure exam rooms and treatment areas are cleaned after each
patient leaves and prepared for the next patient. Assist with light
housekeeping duties which include spills. Assists patient with
obtaining food, toileting, ambulating and maintaining comfort.
- Assures completion of patient charges as per policy.
- Clean and sterilize designated equipment after use. Answers
telephone in treatment area and assists staff in scheduling
treatments. Assists patients and communicates with Physicians to
obtain prescription renewals as needed.
- Stock exam room and treatment rooms with medical supplies,
linen, and designated chart forms.
- Assists with training of new Medical Assistants. May perform
administrative responsibilities as needed.
- Performs other duties as assigned.
To qualify you must have a High School or equivalent.
1-2 years Medical Assistant experience OR Graduate of Medical
Excellent communication (both oral and written), interpersonal,
customer service skills.
Basic knowledge of computers.
Basic Life Support (BLS) Preferred. Medical Assistant Certification
Preferred. Knowledge of EPIC Ambulatory Preferred. Knowledge of
medical terminology Preferred.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate
with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone Hospital-Long Island provides its staff with far more
than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be
proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your
time and your talents.
NYU Langone Hospital-Long Island is an equal opportunity and
affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in
all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals
are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without
regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex,
sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national
origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status,
marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information
or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an
employment decision. We require applications to be completed
If you wish to view NYU Langone Hospital-Long Island's EEO
policies, please click here.
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