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Avera Marshall Clinic MA (Medical Assistant) - Orthopedics in Pierre, South Dakota

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Job Highlights:

  • Provide compassionate nursing care in the Orthopedics Specialty Clinic.

  • Hours will be between 8:00am-5:00pm, with occasional urgent care rotation.

    Job Summary:

  • Perform general nursing care to patients.

  • Administer prescribed medications and treatments.

  • Greet patients and prepare them for physical examinations. Obtain height/weight, blood pressure and medical history information.

  • Observe, record and report patient’s condition and reaction to drugs and treatments to the provider.

  • Instruct patient and family regarding medications and treatment instructions. Educate patient and family about diagnostic process, medications, nutrition and maintenance of health and wellness.

    Certification, Licensure and Registrations:

  • Medical Assistant Registration from the SD Board of Medical Examiners office required.

  • National Certification as a Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) through the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) or National Registration as a Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) through the American Medical Technologist (AMT) or National Certification as a Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) through the National Health Career Association or Nationally Certified Medical Assistant (NCMA) through the National Center Competency Testing (NCCT) or National Certification as a Clinical Medical Assistant (CMAC) through the American Medical Certification Association (AMCA) required.

  • Must maintain BLS Certification.

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