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Medical Assistant - Brooklyn Temp

The New York Foundling New York ,NY
  • Expired: March 07, 2020. Applications are no longer accepted.

  • Licensed practical nurses
  • MEDIC05360
Full-Time
180 Livingston Street, 30
Brooklyn, NY, USA
Description
  • Obtain and document vital signs including; head circumference, pulse, respiration rate, height and weight, blood pressure, temperature; collect specimens for various labs including performing veipuncture; perform vision and hearing screening.
  • Assist MD and/or PNP in provision of physical examinations
  • Ensure the medical records contain written documentation of all health and mental health services received.
  • Follow up on appointments and referrals for specialists for a specified caseload
  • Completion of camp and school medical forms for specified caseloads
  • Track and monitor required health visits for specified caseloads
  • Data entry of health information into electronic systems as required
  • Ensure that documentation of recommended health visits that are obtained in community based settings are received and stored into medical record of specified caseload
  • Assist in quality assurance activities involving services provided to children in assigned caseload
  • Attend case conferences and Clinical Planning Conferences as assigned
  • Attend Service Plan Review meetings when needed to provide health related information, which is germane to developing and implementing permanency plan for children in assigned caseload.
Requirements:
  • Medical Assistant Diploma
  • 2 years clinical experience in pediatric clinic or physicians office
  • Computer skills
  • Knowledge of or experience in foster care
  • Knowledge of and/or experience in management of medical records
  • Knowledge of and/or experience in health care case management
  • CPR Certification
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • CPR Certification
  • Certified to perform pre and post HIV test counseling
  • Spanish speaking a plus
Qualifications
Education
Required
Technical School or better in Medical Assisting
Experience
Preferredclinical experience in pediatric clinic or physicians office
Licenses & Certifications
Required
Medical Assistant
Posted: March 7, 2020

The New York Foundling

Address

New York, NY
11225 USA