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. Medical Assistant reports to MA Supervisor and is also under the direction of the Clinic Director.
This is a temporary position
Must have a valid Medical Assistant certificate from an accredited Medical Assistant Educational program.
High School Diploma or GED completion.
Must have current CPR certification.
Minimum of 6-12 months of work experience preferred but will consider new graduates from an accredited Medical Assistant program.
Bilingual English/Spanish required.
Prior experience working in community health-care clinic environment a plus.
Ability to follow instructions and meet deadlines.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Must possess strong interpersonal skills.
Must have ability to multitask in fast paced health-care clinic environment.
Experience with NextGen Electronic Health Records software a plus.
Must be able to communicate effectively in English, verbally and written.
Ability to read English/Spanish and comprehend medical information.
Must be able to work flexible hours as needed, evenings or weekends if necessary.