Certified Medical Assistant

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What You’ll Be Doing Join #TeamWake as a Certified Medical Assistant! The Wake County Health and Human Services Prenatal and Family Planning Clinic is located at the Sunnybrook Building and at the four Regional Centers (Eastern Regional, Northern Regional, Southern Regional and Millbrook) offers low-risk prenatal services and family planning services to Wake County residents regardless of race or economic status. The Prenatal Clinic and Family Planning Clinic provide services Monday through Friday with evening hours available Monday through Thursday. The Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) provides direct patient care in our busy outpatient Womenxe2x80x99s Health/Family Planning Clinic with diverse, multilingual patient population. Ways a Certified Medical Assistant serves the clients in the community are: Conduct patient interviews, triage, counseling and teaching related to pre-conception, contraception, prenatal, STDs and other womenxe2x80x99s health issues Administer vaccinations and assist with simple surgical procedures Make patient referrals and do lab result follow-up Precept and supervise nurse aids and students Advise clients over the phone and serve as charge nurse on a rotating basis This position will also assist with patient check-in/patient phone calls, processing patient accounts and claims, stocking rooms, and ordering supplies Additionally, this position will clean the work areas as directed by OSHA regulations NOTE: Upon acceptance of employment you acknowledge that (i) you will rescind your application for any other positions within Wake County Health and Human Services, (ii) after accepting your position with Wake County Health and Human Services you must remain in your role for one (1) year before you are eligible to apply for another position within Wake County Health and Human Services, (iii) if you work in the Health Clinics and Public Health Division, influenza immunization is a condition of initial and continued employment, subject to compliance with federal law, (iv) actively supports and participates in department emergency preparedness and response activities, which may include temporary changes in responsibilities and working hours. About Our Team Wake County Health and Human Services (WCHHS) is the consolidation of programs and services that include social services, public health, job search assistance, child support, and transportation. Our mission, in partnership with the community, is to facilitate full access to high quality and effective health and human services for Wake County residents. In addition to our numerous standard programs, Wake County Health and Human Services (WCHHS) is engaged in a number of special initiatives that are impacting services and programs throughout our entire agency. Whether legislated down from the changing regulations on the Federal or State level or bubbling up from the entrepreneurial spirit of our staff, you can always look forward to Wake County Health and Human Services implementing new and exciting enhancements to our services and programs. The Basics (Required Education and Experience) High school diploma or GED Six months of experience as a Certified Medical Assistant CPR, CMA Certificate; successful completion of a medical assistant training program through an accredited school recognized by the United States Department Education (USDE) or the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) or equivalent medical assistant certification through on the job training and preceptorship by a RN and successful completion of the certification exam Equivalent education and experience are NOT accepted Beyond the Basics (Preferred Education and Experience) Bilingual strongly preferred Experience translating Spanish to English in a medical or healthcare environment How Will We Know You’re ‘The One’? Self- starter Ability to handle rapid change Demonstrates a high degree of adaptability Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing Ability to provide a high level of customer service at all times Positive team player with great interpersonal skills Ability to work efficiently in a very high pace environment Ability to multi-task Ability to Assess and prioritize multiple tasks, projects and other duties while meeting deadlines and expectations Ability to pay very strong attention to detail and accuracy Proficiency operating computers, printers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment About This Position Location: Human Services Center Sunnybrook Raleigh, NC 27610 Employment Type: Regular Work Schedule: M-F 8:15a-5:15p with an expectation to work one even clinic per week until 7:15p to make a 40 hours Hiring Range: $19.64 – $23.75 Market Range: 17.59 – 29.91 Posting Closing Date: 7:00 pm on 4/27/2024

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