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Battle Creek, MI 49018
Posted 2 weeks ago
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Corizon Health is the pioneer provider of correctional healthcare in the United States. We are a company built on more than 40 years of innovation and expertise in the industry. Our people, our practices, and our commitment to success are the traits that make us the ideal employer as you begin or continue to advance your correctional healthcare career.
We have an exceptional opportunity for a full time (day shift) Medical Assistant to join our healthcare team at Calhoun County Detention Center located in Battle Creek, MI.
Responsibilities of the Corizon Health Medical Assistant Monitors patient vital signsImlements orders for diagnostic lab tests according to site policy, The Joint Commission, and ACA standardsMaintains inventory of suppliesAssists nursing staff as needed in the medical unit within scope of practice
Maintains confidentiality of medical recordsDocuments in SOAP format all health-related encounters for patientsRecords EKGs as directed by nurseAssists physician with minor proceduresMaintains and cleans medical unit/equipment on a daily basis and as neededWorks in conjunction with the nurse to maintain daily duties required to run the clinic in an organized fashionAssists with maintaining SENTRY and CorrecTek recordkeepingObtains specimens as directed and in accordance to policies and procedures within the scope of practiceUtilizes infection control techniques in a consistent mannerAttends mandatory monthly staff meetingsCollects data for Quality Improvement programs, as assignedOther duties as assigned by supervisor
Qualifications of the Corizon Health Medical Assistant High school diploma or equivalentCompletion of a medical assistant program from a vocational, technical, or career schoolAt least three (3) years' experience in a health care setting, correctional health care experience preferredMaintains Basic Life Support (BLS) Benefits offered to the Corizon Health Medical Assistant Paid Time OffMedical, Dental and Vision InsuranceTuition Assistance401(k) with company matchFree online Continuing Education programComprehensive OnboardingMentor and Preceptor Programs This position may require a background check, security clearance, and/or drug screening.
Category: Healthcare , Keywords: Medical Assistant