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Job Summary

Opportunity to work in a team environment providing services to youth in the UMHS Regional Alliance for Healthy Schools' six school-based health centers. Support a multidisciplinary health professional team, both clerically and clinically.

Hours for this position are Monday-Friday 20-40 hours/week as needed. Position will require travel as needed, since this is a float position.

Responsibilities*

Responsibilities include performing standard medical laboratory tests, treatment of minor illness/injury following clinic protocols, vital signs, administering immunizations, scheduling and rescheduling patients for appointments.  Respond to general inquiries of parents, students and school staff members. Maintain patient files and records. Maintain inventory, equipment and immunizations. Enter patient demographic and visit-specific information. Collect data for grant reporting. Position requires good organizational skills combined with excellent communication and problem solving abilities. General supervision is received from the Nurse Practitioner site supervisor.

Required Qualifications*

  • Position requires good organizational skills combined with excellent communication and problem-solving abilities.
  • Graduation from a Medical Assistant program or an equivalent combination of education and 1-3 years of experience experience is necessary.
  • Some office experience is necessary.

Desired Qualifications*

  • Certification as a Medical Assistant is desirable.
  • Familiarity with UMHS policies is desired.

Background Screening

Michigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings.  Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act.

Background Screening

Under Michigan law, a criminal history check including fingerprinting is required as a condition of transfer or employment for this position.

Mission Statement

Michigan Medicine improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally.  Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.

Application Deadline

Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.