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Medical Assistant - Oncology

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New Britain General


Torrington, CT

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Job Schedule: Full Time
Standard Hours: 40
Job Shift: Shift 1
Shift Details: Monday-Friday

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Job Summary
The Medical Assistant provides basic clinical and clerical support in the delivery of patient care within a busy medical oncology office/infusion center setting. Responsibilities include but, are not limited to the following:

Provides direct patient care under direction of provider and nurses, including but not limited to:

·        Vitals

·        Allergy & medication reconciliation

·        Screenings

·        Patient history              

·        Health maintenance

·        Advance directives

·        Virtual health

Provides indirect patient care related to the Medical Assistant scope of education, including but not limited to:

·        Scheduling

·        Work queues / Worklists

·        Check in/check out

·        Referrals

·        In-basket         

·        Chart prep

·        Non-clinical patient result callbacks

·        Prior authorizations

·        Transportation facilitation

Conducts point of care testing including quality control & documentation including but not limited to:

•        EKG

•      Hemoglobin A1C

•     Urinalysis

•  Hemoglobin POCT 

•  Urine toxicity




• Diploma from an accredited Medical Assistant program OR an active CT CNA, EMT, Paramedic Certification OR relative experience


In lieu of education requirement, at least one year of experience in direct patient care (acute or ambulatory space) may be considered.

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