Medical Assistant (MA)
Take Care Health - Allentown, PA

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As part of Walgreens Health and Wellness division, Take Care Health Systems includes Take Care Consumer Solutions (www.takecarehealth.com), managers of convenient care clinics located at select Walgreens drugstores nationwide, and Take Care Employer Solutions (www.takecareemployersolutions.com), managers of worksite-based health and wellness services. The company combines best practices in healthcare and the expertise and personal care of our trusted community of providers to deliver access to high-quality, affordable and convenient healthcare to all individuals. We operate on-site employee health centers, pharmacies and fitness centers for many of the country’s largest corporations and federal agencies.

We currently have a PRN Medical Assistant position at our site in Allentown, PA

Essential Functions:

Interviews patients, measures vital signs, such as pulse rate, temperature, blood pressure, weight, and height, and records information on patients' charts

Prepares treatment rooms and patients for examination

Cleans and sterilizes instruments Inventories and orders medical supplies and materials

Operates electrocardiograph (EKG) and other equipment to administer routine diagnostic tests

Gives injections or treatments and performs routine laboratory tests

Schedules appointments and makes follow up phone calls to patients

Performs administrative tasks, completes appropriate client company and OSHA regulated forms, and provides assistance at front desk

Keys data into computer to maintain clinic and patient records

Other duties may be assigned

This position has no supervisory responsibilities

Take Care Health Systems is proud to be an equal opportunity employer of nice people! M/F/D/V

Requirements The candidate should possess good customer service and communication skills.

The candidate should be proficient in venipuncture, UDS,EKG and hold a current BLS

The candidate should be comfortable with a team enviornment

Required Qualifications:

Associate's degree or equivalent from an accredited Medical Assistant training program

Current certification in AHA or ARC Basic Life Support for health care providers is required,

Advanced Cardiac Life Support may also be required based on contract scope of services

Knowledge of Internet software, Spreadsheet software and Word Processing software

Preferred Qualifications:

Certification or eligibility for certification as a Medical Assistant from the American Academy of Medical Assistants, the American Medical Technologist Organization, the National Center for Competency Testing or current registration with the American Registry of Medical Assistants

Knowledge and experience with Electronic Medical Records

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At Take Care Health Systems we offer a more personalized, human approach to healthcare. Our Take Care Clinics, conveniently located in...