Medical Assistant - Medical Oncology
Full Time, 80 Hours Per Pay Period, Day Shift
Monday-Friday 8-4:30pm primarily at the Blount office maybe required to travel to the other Thompson Oncology Group locations if needed.
The healthcare professionals at Thompson Oncology Group are leaders in cancer care. Our physicians have access to proven drug-based treatments and the latest clinical trial medicines to assure each patient receives the most effective treatment. Locations include Knoxville, Maryville, Morristown, Oak Ridge, Sevierville, Harriman, and Lenoir City. For more information visit https://www.thompsoncancer.com/ .
This position coordinates and performs both clerical and clinical activities and functions of the Medical Oncology Office.
Prepare and maintain patient charts to include insurance, registration, correspondence, laboratory and radiology reports, track and request patient records, slides and films; document as necessary in the charts. Receive all telephone calls coming into the Medical Oncology office; assist patients, physicians and others with patient-related matters; Assist physician with procedures such as bone marrow aspirations and biopsies, paracentesis and thoracentesis.
Perform BP, TPR and weight on each patient; responsible for alerting physician of abnormalities. Perform medical history on each patient prior to being seen by physician. Maintain medical supplies in each exam room and office supplies in clerical area.
If you have any questions please contact Recruiter: Kimberlin Woods || 865-374-5403 || kwoods8@COVHLTH.COM
Minimum Education: None specified; will accept any combination of formal education and/or prior work experience sufficient to demonstrate possession of the knowledge, skill and ability needed to perform the essential tasks of the job, typically such as would be equivalent to a high school diploma or GED. Preference may be given to individuals possessing a HS diploma or GED.
Minimum Experience: Four (4) years healthcare experience preferred but not required;.
Licensure Requirement: LPN License, CNA certification preferred or MA certification preferred. CPR required.
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