Part Time Medical Assistant - Mental Health Unit

Wexford Health Sources Inc Wetumpka , AL 36092

Posted 2 weeks ago

POSITION: Certified Medical Assistant

SCHEDULE: Part Time, 16 hours per week

SHIFT: Night shift, 10:30pm

  • 7:00am

FACILITY: Tutwiler Women's Correctional

  • Mental Health Unit

LOCATION: Wetumpka, AL

POSITION SUMMARY

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.

EDUCATION: High School Diploma or GED

CERTIFICATION: Certified Medical Assistant (AAMA) or Registered Medical Assistant (AMT)

  • Other Medical Assistant certification from vocational, technical school may be considered

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

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