Corktown Health

Medical Assistant

Full-Time
Detroit
Posted 1 month ago

Corktown Health (CH) is recruiting for the position of Medical Assistant (MA). CH is Michigan’s first nonprofit health center dedicated to meeting the health care needs of the LGBTQ+ community. The MA will perform administrative and clinical duties under the direction of a physician or nurse practitioner. Administrative duties may include scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, billing, interacting with other providers and data entry in various systems. Clinical duties may include preparing and maintaining exam rooms, taking and recording vital signs and medical histories, preparing patients for examination, drawing blood, and administering medications as directed by a clinician. The MA should embrace our mission to provide high quality, culturally competent medical care and be familiar with the health issues faced by persons who are LGBTQ+. The MA is expected to work as a member of a multidisciplinary team which includes behavioral health, nutrition and social work.

Requirements: High school graduate or equivalent required; Graduate of an accredited Medical Assisting Program and evidence of current MA certification; Experience using an electronic medical record systems to schedule patient visits and document patient information preferably AthenaHealth; Minimum 2 years of clinical experience preferably providing care to LGBTQ+ persons and/or people living with HIV; Applicants should support a culture of learning and be comfortable discussing matters of sexuality, sexual orientation and gender identity in an affirming manner.

Corktown Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values a diverse workforce. CH does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, national origin, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status, physical or mental disability and any other categories protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Applicants who identify as LGBTQ+ and those who represent minority and/or underserved communities are strongly encouraged to apply.

All applicants are required to provide proof they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 with an FDA- or WHO-authorized vaccine prior to their start date.  Any exception to this policy for medical or religious reasons must be submitted in writing.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: $16.00 – $18.50 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Medical Specialty:

  • Primary Care

Job Features

Pay

$16-18.50/hr

Schedule

Monday-Friday

Experience

2 Years

License/Certification

Certified Medical Assistant

Benefits

Full Benefits after 60 Days

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