Clinical assistants are responsible for assisting clinical professionals with day-to-day clinical tasks in their organization. They are in charge of completing administrative activities, as well as more complex clinical duties. Their main functions include coordinating front desk responsibilities and maintaining proper documentation, as well as keeping accurate supplies and inventory records and ordering new items as needed. They also complete routine clinical duties such as drawing blood and taking temperatures, as well as complete training programs to increase their productivity and assist with other clinical tasks.
Clinical Assistant Tasks
Schedule patients, rooms, and equipment and ensure room turnover.
Educate patients, advocates and families about diagnoses, treatments and options.
Provide clinical care, conduct exams, and collect basic information from and for patients.
Enter data into online systems, following regulations and ensuring accuracy.