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Medical Assistant III

Nursing

Full Time

Days

7:45 am - 4:15 pm

MAJOR DUTIES/ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

Medical Assistant III

In addition to MA II:

·      Participates in chart audit completion.

·      Collaborates with HCD and Nurse Manager on a daily basis for center operations and problem solving, and demonstrates the ability to resolve problems.

·      Monitors and facilitates a positive patient flow.

·      Functions in various departments of the health center.

·      Serves as a resource for nursing leadership providing input and participating in pilot-projects.

·         Acts as a preceptor for newly hired nursing staff members

·      Serves as the Infection Control Coordinator for team/Center.

·      Assists in the QI site audit process.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

·         Graduate of accredited Medical Assistant program with diploma.

·         Registered Medical Assistant certification preferred.

·         High school diploma or GED. 

·         Current BLS + AED CPR certification.

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED FOR THE POSITION

·         Must successfully pass Unity Medical Assistant screening test.

·         Effective communication and interpersonal skills with internal and external customers.

·         Bilingual:  English/Spanish preferred.

·         Willingness to articulate Unity's mission through his/her work.

Experience working with underserved or homeless populations preferred. *For correctional position-correctional experience- preferred but not required.