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SCL Health Medical Assistant Blood Bank in Grand Junction, Colorado

Title:Medical Assistant Blood BankLocation: Grand Junction, COWage: negotiableShift: 1st, full timeYou You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a MedicalAssistant Your compassion is tangible: patients feel it in the hand they hold Families feel it in your prayers Colleagues feel it in your support You re generous with your thoughts, your time and especially your passionfor patient care You re great at what you do, but you want to be part of something evengreater Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the right team isinvincibleUs A faith-based, nonprofithealthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care With locations throughout Colorado, Montana and Wyoming, we offer a widevariety of primary and specialty care services Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage But health is more than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mindand social well-being To that end, we ve launched a Healthy Living program to address yourholistic health Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools, tobaccocessation, classes, counseling and paid time off We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning We Together we ll align mission and careers, values and workplace We ll encourage joy and take pride in our integrity We ll laugh at each other s jokes (even the bad ones) We ll hello and high five We ll celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spirituality inhealing We re proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn Your day As a Medical Assistant you need to know how to: Greet and prepare patientsfor the health care provider while maintaining a positive and caring attitude Be attentive to patient s needs, coordinate care, administer care, anddocument appropriately Provide for patient safety and protection of patient privacy rights byobserving HIPAA regulations Obtain and record patient information; vital signs, height, weight,allergies, current medications, medical history, and chief complaint, etc May be required to draw and collect blood samples and prepare specimens forlaboratory analysis Per Provider request, may perform routine tests including but not limitedto EKG s, hearing and vision screens Schedule patients for diagnostic testing and follow up as appropriate toensure completion of testing Communicate test results to patients and establish plan of care by phone ormail as directed by the Provider Document patient plan(s) of care, tests and examination results in themedical record as directed by the provider Prepare, clean and sterilize instruments and maintain equipment; stockpatient exam rooms while maintaining cleanliness and organization, anddispose of contaminated items according to protocol Administer ordered medications and/or vaccines via oral, injection,topical, rectal, ophthalmic, and/or inhalant administrationYour experience We hire people, not resumes But we also expect excellence, which is why we require: High SchoolDiploma or equivalent Current BLS certification endorsed by the American HeartAssociation or the ability to obtain within 60 days of hire (with priorapproval) Minimum of three (3) months of previous experience within ahealthcare setting Successful completion of initial MA onboarding programwithin 90 days, annual skills fair, and in-services for site specifictasks Preferred: Completion of an approved course of Medical Assistant studySuccessful completion of an Accredited National Certification Exam (ie: AAMA or AMT) for Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) or RegisteredMedical Assistant (RMA) At least one (1) year of Medical AssistantexperienceYour next move Now that you know more about being a Medical Assistant on our team we hopeyou ll join us You ll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, andwhy you were called to it in the first placeOur facilities do not discriminate against any person on the basis of race

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