Seeking full time Medical Assistant, position available to start right away. Starts at $15.50 DOE. Benefits included. Monday through Friday shifts, no weekends. Please include a cover letter with your resume.
Perform clinical support tasks including rooming patients, assessing vital signs, preliminary health history, performing HIV and pregnancy lab tests, providing results and basic reproductive, birth control and STI patient information. Accurately prepare lab specimens for transport to lab and order and receive labs per the electronic interface.
Assist Providers and patients in contraceptive and reproductive clinical procedures.
Provide patient education as needed, under supervision of our Medical Director
Participate in staff meetings and training as scheduled.
Communicate effectively orally and in writing, proficiency in computers required.
Coordinate and work cooperatively with fellow staff as well as independently.
Comfortably, respectfully discuss sensitive issues with clients, including patient care circumstances for purposes of scheduling and triage, and assessment of patient income for sliding fees.
Learn and assist in clinical support procedures including blood pressure, pregnancy tests, urine specimen collection, rapid lab testing, correct preparation of lab specimens for transport.
Blood draw and injection as needed, under the supervision of our Medical Director
Other clinical support tasks as assigned by Administration.
SKILLS AND ATTITUDES
Works effectively and sensitively with a diverse and limited resource population.
Works in a team and shares responsibilities and duties.
Sets priorities, is organized and a self-starter.
Communicates clearly, orally and in writing, and effectively navigates technology.
Treats staff, patients and community members respectfully.
Contributes to a positive, functional workplace culture.
High School graduate
Preferred expertise and recent experience healthcare.
Medical Assistant certification
Commitment to family planning philosophy and goals, including: confidentiality, provision of service to women, men, and teens regardless of ability to pay, and comprehensive options counseling for unintended pregnancy and referral per Title X guidelines.
To apply, email your cover letter and resume attn: Stephanie.