Patient Care Specialist I (Certified Medical Assistant I)

San Benito Health Foundation

About the organization

I would like to invite you to make San Benito Health Foundation your community Patient Centered Health Home (PCHH).
A health home is a place where you will receive all of your primary medical care, dental and wellness needs. We are an integrated health home who coordinates comprehensive care for all of our patients regardless of their ability to pay. We have served San Benito and the surrounding counties since 1975 and were designated as a Federally Funded Community Health Center in July 2007. The Foundation offers Medical, Dental, Behavioral Health, Comprehensive Perinatal Service Program (CPSP) and the supplemental nutrition program Woman, Infants and Children (WIC). San Benito Health Foundation offers preventative services meant to keep you and your whole family healthy.

Duties

Great opportunity for a new Medical Assistant (Patient Care Specialist) looking to make a difference at the community level, and work with a medical team to provide primary care in an outpatient setting to a multicultural patient population. The Patient Care Specialist is a vital part of the Patient Centered Health Home model. Along with our medical team, you can provide community based primary care and is crossed trained through the various departments to offer optimal service to our patient population.

Patient Care Specialist is a full-time position that provides professional clinical services to patients and obtains and charts in the EHR electronic health record system vital signs for all patients; weighs and measures infants and children and records data on EHR. Performs patient testing as directed and with appropriate supervision, including blood draws, Hematocrit (HCT), Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (HCG), liver, lipid, liver, A1c, lead, tuberculosis (PPD), urinalysis, strep throat, cholesterol and glucose screens. Performs injections (e.g., influenza, childhood immunization and adult immunizations) as directed and under appropriate supervision.

Qualifications

Applicants must meet the following criteria:
Successful completion of an accredited Medical Assistant Program
Current CPR Certification
Basic Computer Skills
Current and Valid California’s Driver’s License
Bilingual/Spanish is a must

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

SBHF offers a competitive compensation and benefit package, which includes medical, dental vision, and life insurance, as well as a 403(b) retirement plan.

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