Post Date: 02/06/2020
Close Date: 02/27/2020
Certified Medical Assistant (CMA)
$19.39 - $24.40 bourly
We are currently looking for Temporary/On-call - Certified Medical Assistants (CMA) to assist medical staff with multiple tasks and communicate with clients.
Roles and Responsibilities
•Greets and instructs patients on visit process; prepares patients for examination; obtains medical history and takes vital signs; records weight, height, temperature, blood pressure and pulse; gathers patient chart, test results and other reports
•Collects specimens and performs standard diagnostic tests, such as hemoglobin count, pregnancy tests, urine tests, rapid strep screens, blood glucose, EKG’s and hearing and vision tests; prepares, processes and delivers specimens to clinic laboratory or packages for outside laboratory; record results in medical record or on laboratory logs
•Performs basic first aid, such as ear and eye lavages, changing dressings, stitch removal and treating minor burns, cuts and scrapes under direction of health care provider
•Maintains examination rooms and laboratory
•When assigned as Panel Manager: Coordinates patient care for team panel; tracks prevention activities, outreach to patients; manages team communication.
•When assigned as Team Assistant: Processes referrals to specialists, tracks and follows-up with patients; process prior authorizations, refills and durable medical equipment requests; processes paperwork.
•Track record of excellence regarding patient safety standards
•Experience with performing injections
•Strong communication skills
•Ability to learn new tasks quickly
Hours and Duration
This is a temporary/on-call position working up to 40 hours a week and floating between clinics.
This is a temporary status position and does not receive benefits. Employees will accrue one (1) hour of sick leave for every thirty (30) hours worked with a maximum accrual of eighty (80) hours per year.
This position is represented by Employees’ Association Part-Time/Temporary Union
Please submit a cover letter (limited to one page) and a resume to:
Leslie King at email@example.com.
The email should include ATTN: Temporary CMA in the subject line.
For further information, call Leslie King, at 503-722-6577
Complete details: https://www.clackamas.us/des/certified-medical-assistant-cma