CERTIFIED MEDICAL ASSISTANT (Temp/on-call)

CERTIFIED MEDICAL ASSISTANT (Temp/on-call)

Presbyterian Medical Services | Chaparral, NM, 88081, US

Posted 11 days ago

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Description

CERTIFIED MEDICAL ASSISTANT (Temp/on-call) $600 Sign-on Bonus

$100 EMPLOYEE REFERRAL BONUS

JOB CATEGORY: PRIMARY CARE / MEDICAL / VARIOUS

POSITION SUMMARY: This position functions as a member of the patient care team performing medical assisting duties. The Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) approaches his/her tasks in a team-based fashion that supports patients and their families in self-management, self-efficacy and behavior change. With the primary care team, ensures continuity and coordination of care in a primary care medical home.

REQUIREMENTS:

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:

* High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required.
* Graduate of an accredited medical assisting program; OR successful completion of the internal PMS Medical Assistant II training and assessment program; OR one year experience as a Medical Assistant.
* Thorough knowledge of nursing aide duties preferred.
* Must be deemed competent in phlebotomy at time of hire.
* Ability to speak Spanish desired.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:

* Must have by date of hire and maintain current throughout employment a national certification/registration which enables participation in Computerized Provider Order Entry (CPOE) as defined by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). These may include one of the following certifications/registrations:
* Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) from the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA);


* Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) from the American Medical Technologists (AMT);


* Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) from the National Healthcareer Association (NHA); or


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


* Have or be able to obtain First Aid and BLS/CPR certification within 30 days of hire date. Certification must meet the requirements listed in the document "BLS / CPR / ACLS & First Aid Training Resources" posted on Staurolite. It is your responsibility to keep your certification current at all times.

SCREENING REQUIREMENTS:

* According to PMS Human Resources Policy 205.006, "Healthcare Personnel Testing & Immunization Requirements," this position must comply with required testing and immunizations. Testing and immunizations including TB, Hepatitis B (consent or waiver), Tdap, MMR, and Varicella, will be available at the employee's PMS health center. Influenza vaccines will be required according to dates set by the CDC and NMDOH.
* Must pass skills competency assessments within 90 days of hire and as required throughout employment.

BONUSES

* All bonuses subject to tax withholding and eligibility requirements.
* Current employees are eligible for pre-approved sign-on bonuses in the following circumstances:
* Job title changes
* Same job title, transfer to different Region
* FTE Increases - receives difference between what they previously received (as a lower FTE and still under term of payback agreement) and the current bonus

EOE/AA/M/F/SO/Vet/Disability