Medical Assistant

CityMD - Manhattan, NY (30+ days ago)3.8


Job Description
The Medical Assistant (MA) is key in assisting the physician with basic patient care and medical procedures at CityMD. They perform patient services as requested which may include but is not limited to phlebotomy, obtaining EKG’s, collecting and processing specimens, applying bandages/splints as well as perform patient vital signs and other care as needed.
Essential Functions/Responsibilities
Assisting the physician with basic patient care and medical procedures within the Medical Assistant (MA) scope of practice, which may include but is not limited to: rapid strep, UA, EKG, procedure set ups, etc.
Ensuring Department of Health (DOH) compliance of site lab and exam rooms which may include but is not limited to: logbook maintenance, checking for expired medications and supplies, proper handling of specimen etc.
Ensuring the site is fully stocked with supplies
Helping maintain a clean, courteous, and professional working environment
Providing compassionate care to our patients
Assisting with training and acclimation of new hire MAs

Qualifications
A High School Degree or GED
Graduation from an accredited Medical Assisting program, with Certified (CM) Medical Assistant credential preferred and/or phlebotomy and EKG certifications
4-6 months experience in the field preferred
Excellent communication and bedside manner
Flexible with full-time work schedule including weekends
Able to conduct EKGs
Comfortable with phlebotomy, preferably over 100 blood draws
Experience performing rapid bedside tests preferred ex: UA, finger stick, rapid mono etc
Strong aptitude for detail, and ability to work independently, required
Strong organizational, problem solving, communication and interpersonal skills required
Computer Proficiency required
Happy and positive thinking, able to project this attitude around others
Flexible & adaptable nature to work in a continuously evolving environment
Bilingual language skills required or preferred based on site location.

Physical requirements
The job may require from time to time to lift light to moderate amounts of weight (e.g., boxes of medical/facility supplies)
Benefits*
A friendly and fast paced environment working with passionate people

Outstanding growth opportunities

Paid Time Off

Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance (immediately eligible upon hire)

Short/Long Term Disability, HSA and Life Insurance

401K plan with company matching contribution (after 90 days)

Cash Bonus Programs

Opportunity for Overtime hours

Recognition and rewards programs to recognize successful teams

Other Perks & Discounts

Commuter and parking discount program to help you save (using pretax dollars)

Coffee, teas and healthy snacks!

  • Full Time Benefit Eligible Employees Only
Equal Opportunity Employer
CityMD provides equal employment opportunities ( EEO ) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, race, color, religion, creed, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression (including transgender status), national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, pregnancy, military status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, and local laws.

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