Corizon Health Registered Medical Assistant - Grand Rapids, MI in Grand Rapids, Michigan
We have an exceptional opportunity for a full time Registered Medical Assistant (Evening shift 2pm - 10:30pm - every other weekend) to join our healthcare team at Kent County Correctional Center located in Grand Rapids, MI.
Qualifications of the Corizon Health Medical Assistant
High school diploma or equivalent
Completion of a medical assistant program from a vocational, technical, or career school
At least three (3) years experience in a health care setting, correctional health care experience preferred
Maintains Basic Life Support (BLS)
Responsibilities of the Corizon Health Medical Assistant
Monitors patient vital signs
Implements orders for diagnostic lab tests according to site policy, The Joint Commission, and ACA standards
Maintains inventory of supplies
Assists nursing staff as needed in the medical unit within scope of practice
Maintains confidentiality of medical records
Documents in SOAP format all health-related encounters for patients
Records EKGs as directed by nurse
Assists physician with minor procedures
Maintains and cleans medical unit/equipment on a daily basis and as needed
Works in conjunction with the nurse to maintain daily duties required to run the clinic in an organized fashion
Assists with maintaining SENTRY and CorrecTek recordkeeping
Obtains specimens as directed and in accordance to policies and procedures within the scope of practice
Utilizes infection control techniques in a consistent manner
Attends mandatory monthly staff meetings
Collects data for Quality Improvement programs, as assigned
Other duties as assigned by supervisor
Benefits offered to the Corizon Health Medical Assistant
Paid Time Off
Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
401(k) with company match
Free online Continuing Education program
Corizon Health provides patients with high quality healthcare and reentry services that will reduce recidivism and better the communities where we live and work. We are dedicated to meeting the needs of the growing number of incarcerated persons with physical and mental illness and the professionals who care for them. More healthcare professionals are finding the stability and advancement they desire at Corizon Health.
This position may require a background check, security clearance, and/or drug screening.
Corizon Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with federal and state employment opportunity laws, qualified applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, gender, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability, Vietnam era veteran, or disabled Veteran status.
Job ID : 15036