Certified Medical Assistant (CMA)

Job Description

Job Description

We are looking to add talented Certified Medical Assistants (CMA) to our team. We have part-time and PRN opportunities available in the area for Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) who desires to work in primary care. You are a qualified candidate for this position if you have at least 1 year of Medical Assistant experience but not required.

Job Types:

Full-time, Contract

Salary: $18.00 – $21.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • On-the-job training
  • Paid training

Primary Specialty

Medical-Surgical Unit

Earnings

N/A

Location - In Office

  • Candler, NC
  • Asheville, NC

Start Date

ASAP

Duration

13 Weeks

Job Type

Contract-to-Hire

Responsibilities

  • A Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) is responsible for assisting in the delivery of patient care through the gathering of information during the clinical process.
  • Takes appropriate actions independently and responsively in home care situations
  • Maintain clear patient records, get to know each resident and often be the first to identify changes in their condition
  • Implements clinical and technical aspects of care in accordance with established policies and procedures
  • Intervenes with proper technique, procedures, and safety precautions to meet individual needs of patient
  • Participates in gathering information on patient history
  • Verifies medications
  • Makes appropriate referrals for follow-up
  • Adhere to work the work schedule as designated by your supervisor to ensure continuity of care for the patient and maintenance of staffing matrix for the client
  • Respond to code, or patient crisis as set forth by the sites policy and procedure
  • Assists health care practitioner as assigned
  • Adhere to infection control techniques and principles
  • Provides for emotional and physical comfort and safety of patients
  • Attends mandatory staff meetings/training
  • Respects dignity and confidentiality of patients
  • Post orders, if applicable, per site contract
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Requirements

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Computer skills
  • Knowledge of OSHA, CLIA and ADA
  • Knowledge of standard laboratory and medical procedures
  • Basic math, accurate data collection and data entry skills

License / Certification

  • Certified Medical Assistant (Preferred)
  • Completion of Medical Assistant Certificate Program or Associates Degree from accredited MA program
  • Medical Assistant Certification (CMA) or Registration (RMA)
  • AHA Basic Life Support for healthcare workers certification preferred

Category

Certified Medical Assistant (CMA)

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