Medical Assistant
Job Details
Entry
Callen-Lorde Community Health Center - Manhattan - New York, NY
Full Time
High School
None
Swing
Health Care
Description

Callen-Lorde is seeking a friendly, team oriented, certified Medical Assistant (MA) to join our nursing team. The MA is responsible for preparing exam rooms, assisting Medical Providers, rooming patients, taking vital signs and providing clinical support. MAs also perform lab duties including venipuncture, processing of in-house lab tests, and packing specimens for shipment. This individual is expected to maintain a high degree of professional competence and the highest possible ethical standards, ensuring patient confidentiality and function as part of a care-giving team.

Work Schedule/Salary:

Callen-Lorde’s main site in Chelsea is open Monday through Saturday. This is a full-time position that will require three morning and daytime shifts, two evening shifts and rotating Saturdays. Salary will depend on experience and will be accompanied by a comprehensive package including an exceptional no cost medical plan option for you, your domestic partner and/or your family, dental insurance, vision insurance, no cost life insurance, short- and long-term disability insurance, Flexible Spending Account, tuition assistance, TransitChek, a generous paid time off plan, and a 403B retirement savings plan.

Qualifications
  • Medical Assistant Diploma/Certification
  • Current CPR certification
  • 2+ years of experience as a certified Medical Assistant in an out-patient clinical setting preferred
  • Lab/phlebotomy experience
  • Experience working with an Electronic Medical Record
  • Strong computer competency
  • Experience working with LGBT and HIV + populations strongly preferred
  • Bilingual (Spanish/English) preferred
  • Personal Characteristic, Skills, and Abilities

  • Ability to work within team-based structure
  • Commitment to participating and being a champion of Callen-Lorde's Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiative 
  • Commitment to the mission of Callen-Lorde
Why join our team?
Callen-Lorde is the global leader in LGBTQ healthcare. Since the days of Stonewall, we have been transforming lives in LGBTQ communities through excellent comprehensive care, provided free of judgment and regardless of ability to pay. We are continuously pioneering research, advocacy and education to drive positive change around the world, because we believe healthcare is a human right.
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