Avera Marshall Clinic MA (Medical Assistant) - Orthopedics in Pierre, South Dakota
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Provide compassionate nursing care in the Orthopedics Specialty Clinic.
Hours will be between 8:00am-5:00pm, with occasional urgent care rotation.
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.