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  • Medical Associate Required Newcastle
  • Dr M Thusi Inc in Newcastle, , South Africa
  • jobs
  • 2 weeks ago

jobs description

Introduction

Dr M Thusi is a Specialist Physician and Nephrologist is looking for a medical associate to join his growing team. Our medical practice is based in Newcastle central and we offer the following services
• Asses and treat refractory hypertension
• Diagnose, treat, and manage acute and chronic kidney diseases
• Treatment of fluid and electrolyte problems
• Dialysis assessment and post-dialysis management
• Kidney transplant assessment and post-transplant management
• Spirometry
• Non-Invasive Cardiac Evaluation

Duties & Responsibilities
• Attend ward rounds with the doctor and carry out all diagnostic tests and procedures / instructions.
• Collect all patient notes from hospital and ensure it is loaded on to the patient file.
• Patient hospital bookings – liaising with nurses in wards for bed bookings.
• Ensuring patients have all the information needed for hospital admission and procedures.
• Complete forms for radiology investigations
• Write referral letters to... auxiliary health care providers
• Typing of medical reports for medical insurance, referring doctor and patient employer.
• Write medical aid motivations and medical aid forms completion.
• Assist with all in rooms procedures as required.
• Creating a positive experience by welcoming and assisting clinic patients.
• Preparing patient files by obtaining personal and health information.
• Maintaining patient data records for evaluation and medical aid purposes.
• Promoting patient safety by maintaining a clean and hygienic environment.
• Mediating between patients and healthcare providers.
• Guiding patients through the clinic's various facilities and procedures.
• Setting up and stocking examination and procedure rooms.

Desired Experience & Qualification
• Bachelor of Clinical Medical Practice
• Exceptional communication skills (both written and oral)
• Solid patients service skills and interpersonal skills

Package & Remuneration

Negotaible from R26,000 and R30,000 per month (Net - Take home)

Interested?
• Experience with electronic medical records
• Exposure to medical scribe duties – take and organise electronic clinical notes
• Driver’s licence and driving experience
Newcastle South Africa

salary-criteria

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