The Medical Assistant will perform a wide range of duties in the medical office. Tasks primarily (although not limited to) involve assisting in examination and treatment of patients under the direction of a Physician, Physician Assistant and/or Family Nurse Practitioner.
The Medical Assistant will have direct contact with patients and work closely with the front office staff. MA reports to MA supervisor and is also under the direction of the Clinic Director.
Spanish speaking skills are required for this position
3-6 Months assignment
Escorts patients to the exam room, interviews patients, measures vital signs, such as pulse rate, temperature, blood pressure, weight and height, and records information on patients’ charts.
Must have a valid Medical Assistant Certificate from an accredited program
Must have current CPR certificate
Must speak SpanishPrior experience working in community health-care environment a plus
Must have ability to multitask and complete duties timely
Experience with NexGen Electronic Health Records Software a plus
Must be able to communicate effectively in English, verbally and written
Must be able to work flexible hours as needed, evenings or weekends if necessary