Covenant Community Care, a faith based charitable non-profit Community Health Center serving the people of Metro Detroit has an opportunity for a part-time medical assistant to work at its west side outpatient family practice. As a Federally Qualified Health Center, we offer integrated medical, dental and behavioral health care to everyone, regardless of their ability to pay.
This position will assist physicians with direct patient care, and assists the Nurse Supervisor and other areas as needed, carries out services as part of a comprehensive medical team and will serve to assure quality and efficiency. Specific duties include: Assisting physician with patient care, office visits, procedures, injections and sterilization of instruments. Sets up, cleans and re-stocks patient rooms, communicates with patients about laboratory results, appointments and hospital admissions. Will call pharmacy to confirm refills and document services in compliance with Covenant’s Quality Assurance Plan. Administers injections, draws blood and takes lab specimens.
The successful candidate must have a high school diploma or equivalent and be supportive of the organization’s mission and goals. Certification as medical assistant (highly desirable) and/or completion of a technical program for medical assisting.
Ability to function effectively as part of a professional team delivering healthcare in a community setting as well as the ability to organize and prioritize work appropriately is essential. Experience with EPIC and Athena EHR is a plus.
Flexibility in days and hours available for scheduled work as well as the ability to lift up to 50 pounds occasionally and the push a patient is a wheelchair required.
Job type: part-time
Please apply on company website: www.covenantcommunitycare.org