Medical Assistant

Corona, NY 11368
United States

Manages Others
Experience Required
Accepts NHA Certifications

Job Description
Position Summary:
We are seeking a full time Certified Medical Assistants (Bilingual Spanish/English) to join our team at Plaza del Sol Family Health Center (PDS)! Based in Corona, Queens, PDS is our second largest health center and has over a decade of history providing comprehensive primary care services to the Corona community. As a Medical Assistant at PDS, you will support providers in the areas of internal medicine, pediatrics, OB/GYN, and other support services. Candidates must possess availability to work shifts that fall between the hours of 7am-7pm between Mondays and Saturdays. 
Key Duties:
  • Prepares examination rooms, maintains inventory, and sterilizes instruments.
  • Obtain vital signs, chief complaint, and medical history and accurately records in medical records.
  • Assists providers during all aspects of exams.
  • Assists provider with treatments
  • Maintains clinical logs including glucometers and room logs.
  • Performs CLIA Waived testing, EKGs, and Nitric Oxide tests.
  • Registers and verifies patient demographics. 
  • Schedules appointments and recalls patients for required services. 
Job Requirements
Minimum Qualifications:
High School Diploma required along with Medical Assistant Certificate from accredited program.
One year of previous experience working in health care setting is required.
Bilingual English/Spanish is required.
Flexible work schedule
Proficiency with computers and software (previous experience with electronic health records is a plus)
Strong communication skills.
Ability to multi-task.
Kindness, compassion, and patient-focused.