Medical Assistant/Certified Phlebotomy Tech - School Health

Elmhurst, NY 11373
United States

Manages Others
Experience Required
Accepts NHA Certifications
Employment Type
Work Schedule

Job Description
Position Summary:
We are currently hiring Certified Phlebotomy Technicians (Bilingual Spanish/English) for our School Based Health Care Department. Health Care Services Representatives, or “HCSR II’s”, are Nationally Certified Phlebotomists that possess a Medical Assistant Certificate.
Within School Health, the HCSR-II will work out of our Newtown High School location in Queens. The position comes with a Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm schedule. 

Key Duties:
  • Process blood draws and administers PPDs when required. Collects specimens for laboratory testing.   
  • Prepare examination rooms and equipment.
  • Participates in health and wellness activities and health education when required. 
  • Obtain vital signs, chief complaints, and medical history and accurately records in medical records.
  • Completes referrals and discharges patients.
  • Assists providers and nurses during all aspects of exams.
  • Assist provider during visit with treatments, examinations, and procedures.
  • Schedules appointments, verifies insurance and demographic information.
  • Processes diagnostic orders. 
Job Requirements
Certification as a Medical Assistant AND National Certification as Phlebotomy Technician required OR Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA), required.
Candidates with previous experience in a health care or school based setting strongly preferred.
Previous experience working with children and adolescents, a strong plus.
High School Diploma or GED required.
Bilingual Spanish/English required.
Knowledge of taking vital signs, phlebotomy, and medical administration tasks.
Ability to work full time Monday through Friday.