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Medical Assistant (CMA or RMA) - Cherry Health

Cherry Health
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Medical Assistant (CMA or RMA) Cherry Health


 


Cherry Health is a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) with a mission to improve the health and wellness of individuals by providing comprehensive primary and behavioral health care while encouraging access by those who are underserved. Working in an integrated team model, the Medical Assistant assists providers in the delivery of services. This is a full-time, benefit-eligible position working Monday through Friday.


 


Benefits for the Medical Assistant:


 


If you havent considered a career at Cherry Health, we have some exceptional benefits:



  • Medical/dental/vision coverage

  • A generous paid-time off (PTO) policy

  • 403(b) retirement savings with an employer match contribution

  • Onsite continuing education opportunities

  • Vendor discounts

  • And much more!



 


Requirements for the Medical Assistant:



  • CMA certification through the American Association of Medical Assistants or the RMA certification through American Medical Technologists

  • Basic typing skills and the ability to use computer software systems.

  • Basic Life Support/CPR training, certification, or the ability to become certified

  • Bilingual Spanish/English preferred but not required



 


Responsibilities of the Medical Assistant:



  • Greet patients, complete and verify forms, and direct patients to exam rooms

  • Take vital signs and record in the electronic medical records system

  • Assist with examination and procedures and complete necessary cleanup

  • Implement provider orders (immunizations, testing, obtaining lab specimens, documenting results, etc.)

  • Tactfully deal with patients undergoing treatment in stressful situations

  • Follow directions and work effectively with professional and paraprofessional staff

  • Manage time effectively and manage the clinic flow with many patients each day

  • Manage clinic flow for assigned providers

  • Assist with working referral and quality reports in conjunction with care team

  • Prepare charts for visits, file patient information, and assist with medical records duties

  • Retrieve and distribute results to health care providers, laboratories, and medical records as directed.  Give abnormal results to provider

  • Sterilize and clean equipment

  • Perform other duties as assigned



 


Deadline:


We are accepting applications for this position until September 9, 2020 or until the position is filled.


 


Our policy is to offer all employees and applicants for employment equal opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, height, weight, sexual orientation, gender identity, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws, or any other protected category.


 


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Posted: 2020-09-16 Expires: 2020-10-16

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