Medical Assistant 

Location MedExpress - Bridgeport, Johnson Avenue  

Full-Time/Part-Time Casual  

Category Healthcare  



General Position Summary

To perform administrative and certain clinical duties under the direction of provider/Center Manager.        



MedExpress Core Responsibilities

  • Has a contagious and positive work ethic, inspires others, and models the behaviors of Genuine, Caring, Friendly.
  • Demonstrates effective verbal and written communication that is clear, well-organized, and demonstrates an understanding of audience needs.
  • Through genuine and positive communication, makes each customer feel informed, understood, and special.
  • An effective team player who contributes valuable ideas and feedback and can be counted on to meet commitments.
  • Is able to keep up in the MedExpress environment by facing tasks and challenges with energy and passion.
  • Pursues activities with focus and drive, defines work in terms of success, and can be counted on to complete goals.
  • Adherence to standards of business conduct and compliance.



Major Responsibilities

1.  Triage All Patients To Include Taking And Recording Vital Signs And Patient History

2.  Draw Blood And Administer Any Medications Per Provider Order

3.  Complete Provider Orders Including Strep Testing, Nasal Flu Swabs, Wound Dressings And Injections

4.  Maintain Clinical Supplies And Equipment And Ensure Proper Storage Of Biohazards

5.  Work Patient Referrals Daily



Position Requirements


Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Other Qualifications

1.  Strong medical terminology and pharmacology skills, must maintain current certification from the Certifying Board of the American Associciation of Medical Assistants (AAMA), the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT), or registration from the American Medical Technologists (AMT), or any other recognized certifying body approved by the Board.


2.  Skill In Documenting And Maintaining Patient Care Records

3.  Knowledge Of Medical Practice And Policies To Administer Patient Care

4.  Knowledge Of Common Safety Hazards And Precautions To Establish A Safe Work Environment

5.  Ability To Work Well And Effectively With Others



Working Conditions

Center-Based.  Requires working in a clinical setting.  The noise level is moderate and there is a potential for exposure to infectious diseases and blood-borne pathogens.  Also requires:  travel to other Centers, the ability to stand and sit for hours at a time, (with some bending and stooping), ability to use manual dexterity in relation to clinical requirements, and ability to lift 50 lbs.



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