POSITION: Certified Medical Assistant
SCHEDULE: Full Time, 40 hours per week
SHIFT: Evening shift, 2:30pm to 11:00pm
FACILITY: Staton Correctional
LOCATION: Elmore, AL
The Medical Assistant is responsible for performing select non-complex medical interventions on the health care unit and housing units safely, accurately, and according to standard procedure. Medical Assistants work under the direct supervision of a physician. and/or, depending on scope of practice, direct and indirect clinical guidance of a Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse.
Annual review with performance increase
Generous paid-time off program that combines vacation and sick leave
Comprehensive health insurance through Blue Cross Blue Shield
Dental and Vision insurance
401(k) retirement saving plans
Company-paid short-term disability
Healthcare and dependent care spending account
EDUCATION: High School Diploma or GED
CERTIFICATION: Certified Medical Assistant (AAMA) or Registered Medical Assistant (AMT)
OTHER PREFERRED SKILLS/ABILITIES:
Strong interpersonal skills
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
General math and analytical skills, and planning, administrative and organizational skills essential.
Demonstrated experience maintaining multiple deadlines. Must ensure documents are ready for review well in advance of any deadline.
Comply with the correctional facility's policies and procedures
Ability to competently manage multiple priorities simultaneously.
Ability to work in a stressful environment
Must be able assist staff with various policies, administrative and organizational projects. "team-player" as this position requires daily coordination with other coworkers
Wexford Health Sources Inc