Opportunity to work in a team environment providing services to youth in the Michigan Medicine 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.
Responsibilities include performing standard medical laboratory tests, venipuncture, 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 documentation within the electronic health records. Maintain inventory, equipment and immunization ordering, balancing and storage and handling. Enter patient demographic and visit specific information. Collect data for grant reporting. Supervision is received from the RAHS Clinical Nursing Director. Functional supervision is received from the Nurse Practitioner Site Supervisor.
- High school diploma or GED
- Graduation from a Medical Assistant program or an equivalent combination of education and 1-3 years of experience is necessary.
- Position requires good organizational skills combined with excellent communication and problem solving abilities.
- Must be able to travel to different sites as needed.
- Some office experience is necessary.
- Certification as a Medical Assistant is desirable.
- Familiarity with Michigan Medicine policies desirable.
Under Michigan law, a criminal history check including fingerprinting is required as a condition of transfer or employment for this position.
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.
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