Certified Medical Assistant - US Coast Guard Clinic -Houston, TX
Centralcare, Incorporated - Houston, TX

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Join CentralCare, Incorporated, the respected healthcare industry leader that provides highly qualified physicians, nurses, dentists and ancillary personnel to Federal Government clients. We are located in the Northern Virginia area and have been in business for more than 12 years.

Central Care, Inc. is seeking a Certified Medical Assistant to work for the US Coast Guard Clinic at Houston, TX

The Medical Assistant shall perform a full range of professional Medical Assistant concepts and practices on site, using Government furnished facilities, equipment and supplies to a variety of patients. All aspects of the services shall be commensurate with the capabilities of the provider and the Medical Department including but not limited to the items listed below

Medical Assistant will work up to 8 hours a day, Monday-Friday (excluding Federal Holidays and other Base Down Days) between the hours of 6:00am and 2:30 PM. There may be on occasion requirements to work outside the normal hours to fulfill the needs of the patient population.

The duties include but are not limited to the following :
Assess patients needs for CMA/MA care, plans for Medical interventions, assess the effectiveness of the interventions and alters the Medical plan and interventions appropriately;

Administers oxygen, subcutaneous and intra-muscular medication

Prepares patients for surgical and or diagnostic procedures;

Prepares, operates, and monitors specialized equipment such as cardiac monitors, defibrillators

Provide immediate evaluation and management of emergent problems as they occur in addition to regular scheduled appointments

Reviews and verifies patient eligibility for care in accordance with Defense Eligibility Enrollment Reporting System (DEERS) computer system guidelines

CentralCare, Inc. offers:
Industry Competitive Wages (Employee or Independent Consultant)

10 Paid Federal Holidays

Paid Time Off

Company Sponsored Health (Medical, Dental, Vision, Prescription), Life, and disability insurances as well as 401(k).

Ryon Jordan

Healthcare Recruiter
CentralCare, Incorporated
7010 Little River Turnpike, Suite 335
Annandale, VA 22003
(O): 703-813-8156 x263

(D): 571-499-5013

(F): 866-278-1012

Website: http://www.centralcareinc.com
Email: rjordan@centralcareinc.com

Central Care, Inc. (CCI) is committed to fulfilling its role as an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO). CCI does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, marital status, physical or mental disability, status as a Disabled Veteran, Special Disabled Veteran, Armed Forces Service Medal Veteran, Recently Separated Veteran, Vietnam Era Veteran or Other Protected Veteran, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Required Skills

Required Experience

The ideal candidate must have the following:
A certificate or Associate degree as a CMA/MA from a state accredited program and 12 months experience within the preceding 36 months; or,

Certification from a military medical assistant ''A'' school (i.e. Health Service Technician, Hospital Corpsman) and 12 months experience within the preceding 36 months, or

Thirty-six (36) months experience within the preceding 60 months as a medical assistant, medical receptionist, or medical records technician in a clinical practice and completed the requirements for medical assistant certification from one of the four organizations that follow:

Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) from the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA)

Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) from the American Medical Technologists

National Certified Medical Assistant (NCMA) from the National Center for Competency Testing

Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) from the National Healthcareer Association

Maintain current certification in Basic Cardiac Life Support (BLS) for the Health Care Provider by the American Heart Association (AHA), American Red Cross (ARC), American Safety & Health Institute (ASHI) or the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP).

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