Education: High School Diploma or equivalent; graduate of an approved Medical Assistant Program.
Experience: Previous phlebotomy experience; experience with autoclaves/sterilization preferred; experience in ambulatory care, pediatrics, and obstetrics preferred.
Licenses or Certifications: Certified Medical Assistant certificate; BCLS certification
_____ Level 1 - Requires some concentration and normal attention. Generally, once the job is learned, the tasks can be performed more or less automatically.
_____ Level 2 - Requires high periods of concentration intermittently and normal attention. Generally, even once the job is learned, tasks will require normal attention to deal with recurring variables.
X Level 3 - Requires a high level of concentration and high level of attention intermittently. Generally, the approach to tasks may be consistent, but the number of steps required and/or the number of variables involved creates the possibility of errors unless the incumbent pays close attention.
Activity Approximate % of Time
Approximate percentage of time spent lifting, pulling and/or pushing: 15%
Maximum number of pounds required (with or without assistance): 65 lbs.
Types of objects the incumbent is required to lift/pull/push. Patients, supplies, equipment
Machines and Equipment Used:
Machines, Equipment, Tools Approximate % of Time Degree of Hand: Eye
- EKG 15% High
- NST 10% Normal
- Audiometer 20% High
- Pulse oximetry 5% Normal
- Nebulizer 15% High
- Accucheck 5% Normal
- Computer 20% Normal
8. Photocopier 5% Low
9. Telephone 15% Low
Approximate percentage of time incumbent spends in "on-the-job" travel, excluding commuting to regular work location: From no travel up to about 20% depending on primary assignment.
Frequent exposure to infectious agents; lifting and transferring of patients, supplies, and equipment creates risk of injury.