Mercy Community Healthcare has an opening for a Certified Medical Assistant. We are looking for enthusiastic people with a passion for making a difference in the lives of those we serve in our community.
What Is in It for You?
- Work for a place with mission and purpose.
- Work with great people around you.
- Provide care for all who need it.
- Great benefits like Medical, Dental, Vision, PTO, and 401(k)
- Make a difference in your community.
What Will I be Doing?
- Taking vital signs, obtaining patients chief complaints; administering vaccines; collecting necessary paperwork; assisting with patient procedures.
- May be performing specialized procedures, such as phlebotomy, and simple wound care, under strict protocol and procedural guidelines.
- Working with the primary care team to contact patients concerning appointments and lab results
- Setting up, cleaning, and disinfecting exam rooms and medical equipment and maintaining stocks of medical supplies, as necessary.
- Actively participating in care center protocols including HIPAA, universal blood, and body fluid precautions, etc.
What We Need from You:
- High school diploma or equivalent and certification as a Medical Assistant
- Certification as a medical assistant is required
- Basic Life Support (BLS) certification or ability to obtain with 90 days of employment.
- Outstanding communication skills.
- Ability to use and document in our Electronic Medical Record.
- Demonstrate excellent interpersonal and clinical skills, and the ability to work with a wide variety of people.
- Practice safety, environmental, and/or infection control methods.
- Work with the nursing team to achieve quality improvement by proactively looking for ways to improve patient flow, quality of care, safety, and health.
- Usual clinic operating hours are Mon-Fri 8am-5pm and Saturdays 8am-2pm.
Mercy's Mission: The mission of Mercy Community Healthcare is to reflect the love and compassion of Jesus Christ by providing excellent healthcare to ALL and support to their families. We provide care to the uninsured, underinsured and insured through pediatric and adult primary care, mental and behavioral health services, and care coordination.