MEDICAL CLINIC ASSISTANT

  Calgary

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Duties and Responsibilities: • Taking patients to examining rooms, recording vital signs • Ensuring rooms are clean and ready for patients • Working with Telus MedAccess EMR system to access and input all patient information • Assisting with minor surgical procedures, IUDs, pap tests, injections, etc • Communicating with patients (relaying information from doctors, answering patients’ questions if possible) and recording the details into the EMR promptly • Booking patients’ appointments for tests, specialists’ appointments, etc • Ordering supplies in a timely manner and ensuring they are stocked properly • Demonstrate expertise, work efficiency, and the ability to prioritze and multi-task well under pressure

Hours of Work: • Half time (job share with other RN): 37 hours per 2 weeks; must be able to cover for job share partner for sick days and holidays; there is no possibility at all this job will evolve into a full-time position • Training to start in May 2022

Required Education, Skills and Job Qualifications: • Knowledge of medical terminology is absolutely essential • Good knowledge of medical procedures, eg taking BPs, ability to do injections, suture removal, dressings, etc • Ability to use medical software quickly, efficiently and accurately (ideally MedAccess) • MOA or non-practicing RN or LPN (no longer practicing in professional status) with a minimum of 2 years experience in a family doctors’ office • Must be based in Calgary and eligible to work in Canada

General Skills: • Completely fluent in English; fluency in other languages would be considered an asset • Work well within an established team able to help all staff as needed • Organized with excellent time management skills • Excellent communication skills being able to communicate medical information clearly and accurately at all times between staff and patients • Patient-focused with a professional attitude with a positive friendly and respectful attitude towards patients and colleagues

Application to Include: • 3 references • relevant resumé

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