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Lead Medical Assistant 


Are you an experienced Medical Assistant looking for a great opportunity??
Do you enjoy training and helping others??
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Community First Health Centers is currently looking for a Lead Medical Assistant to join our New Haven medical facility. The candidate for this role will be a vital part of the medical clinic care team focused on delivering and training of comprehensive, quality care, patient education, patient flow and leading by example to ensure a professional, positive, team-oriented work environment.

Under the supervision of the Medical Clinic Practice Manager, you'll support the medical clinic operations by rooming patients, taking vitals, administering injections and training. This position will be located out of our New Haven, MI medical facility located at 58144 Gratiot Avenue.

Daily responsibilities of our Lead Medical Assistant may include:
• Greet and room patient(s)
• Manage supplies of patient rooms
• Chart tracking of all records using an electronic medical records (EMR) system & MCIR
• Conduct daily patient education and distribution of educational materials
• Administering injections & immunizations
• Autoclave/sterilize and maintain all instruments
• Practice infection control standards at all times
• Perform basic lab/x-ray procedures as necessary
• Conduct patient referrals and pre-authorizations as directed
• Assist physician with all processes and procedures
• Assist in orientation and education of new Medical Assistant staff using standard CFHC education material and timeline, complete all MA competency assessments
• Roll out of new clinical processes within assigned clinic
• Maintain and monitor MCIR/VFC inventory and ordering according to Community First Health Center formulary, manage vaccine storage per VFC program requirements
• Monitor and order medical supply inventory
• Train new staff and assist in implementation\education of providers\staff for new\changed process as requested for effective utilization of EMR for tracking and documenting purposes
• Assists with clinical streamlining of EHR as requested
• Assists with QA\QI audits and report generation as requested
• Attend and participate in required continuing education, meeting(s) and in-service(s) as required
• Other duties as assigned

This is a full time ; 40 hours per week opportunity.
Hours will be gained Monday thru Friday between the hours of 830am and 5pm and will include a weekly late night (until 7pm) and monthly Saturday (830am to 12pm).

Why work for Community First Health Centers?
We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package including;
• Bi-Weekly Competitive Pay
• Excellent Health Insurance through Blue Cross/Blue Shield with low premiums and no exposure to a deductible, coinsurance or copay(s)
• Dental Coverage provided through Delta Dental of Michigan
• Vision Coverage provided through VSP Vision
100% Company Paid Short Term Disability Coverage, Long Term Disability Coverage, Life Insurance & AD&D Insurance
• Buy Up Option for Life & AD&D Insurance with guaranteed issue amount that negates underwriting
• 403(b) Thrift Savings Plan; 2% (up to 7%) annual salary employer contribution whether you participate or not!
• Generous Holiday, Vacation and Personal time
• Professional growth opportunities/cross training
• Employee Recognition and Assistance Programs

Community First Health Centers: Improving the quality of life for our community!!

Position Requirements
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required
  • Certificate of completion from an accredited college of nursing
  • Active Licensed Practical Nurse for the State of Michigan
  • Relevant work experience in a medical center preferred but will train new graduates
  • Ability to work independently and with minimal guidance
  • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills, to effectively and tactfully deal with a diverse group of patients, staff, customers and community groups
  • Above average computer proficiency with EMR experience
  • Must maintain Basic Life Support certification
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Location New Haven  
About the Organization Community First Health Centers is a non-profit, Federal Qualified Community Health Center. We have been providing health care services through our nation's health center program since 1975. We service Macomb and St. Clair counties with offices in Algonac, New Haven & Port Huron. While our focus will always be on the underserved, our doors are open to the entire community in which we practice. Our mission is to provide high quality, patient centered health care that is respectful, compassionate and accessible to all members of our community. Our care is customized to each patient and offered in a 'patient first' atmosphere with exceptional customer service.  
EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  

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