CarePoint Health Management Associates

Certified Medical Assistant - Bariatrics - Bilingual - $2500 Sign On Bonus!

Job Locations US-NJ-Jersey City
ID
2022-6041
Category
Nursing Support
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
Location : Name
CarePoint Health Management Associates

About Us

CarePoint Health is one of New Jersey’s leading health care systems comprised of three long-standing and highly-regarded hospitals – Bayonne Medical Center, Christ Hospital, and Hoboken University Medical Center. CarePoint united these three area hospitals to provide 360 degree coordinated care by integrating the medical facilities and physician networks associated with these institutions. With over 4,500 employees, CarePoint is the largest private employer in Hudson County, New Jersey, and each year provides care to over 300,000 individuals.

 

CarePoint prides itself on its patient-focused approach to care delivery, with an emphasis on preventative medicine, health education, and disease management. Leveraging its vast network of physicians and healthcare experts, CarePoint is quickly becoming recognized as a leader in the broader healthcare landscape as it pioneers creative solutions to address urgent population health needs.

What You'll Be Doing

Carepoint Health is seeking a bilingual (Spanish) CMA to support our busy Bariatrics practice in West Orange, NJ

 

Performs a variety of duties such as assisting physicians with patient care; handling clerical, environmental and organizational tasks; Provides information to patients regarding clinical services.

 

The successful candidate will be able to:

           

  • Fulfills patient care responsibilities, including checking schedules and organizing patient flow.
  • Accompanies patients to exam/procedure room and assists with walking transfers, dressing, collecting specimens, preparing for exams etc.
  • Work at different locations due to shortage of staff, FMLA and fill in vacations when needed.
  • Work flexible hours as defined by each medical practice.
  • Obtain patient demographics and information.
  • Understand and maintain patient confidentiality during check-in procedures.
  • Prepare patient record/chart.
  • Performs screenings as per provider guidelines.
  • Understand proper hand washing procedures.
  • Accurately determine systolic and diastolic pressures.
  • Assists nurses with a variety of procedures.
  • Relays instructions to patients/families.
  • Answers incoming calls.
  • Performs other related duties as required and assigned.

What We're Looking For and What We Offer

  • High school diploma or general equivalency diploma (GED).
  • Medical Assistant Diploma.
  • RMA, AMT or AAMA Certification.
  • EMR: eClinical Works a plus.
  • CPR Certification.
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG), vital signs, venipuncture, capillary and injection experience.
  • Minimum of one year of recent experience working in a medical facility as a medical assistant or externship completion in a medical office.

 

** In order to be eligible for sign on bonus you must be certified as a medical assistant and have at least 1 year experience working as a medical assistant**

What We Offer

• Competitive pay
• $2500 sign on bonus!
• Medical, dental, and vision insurance
• 401k with Company match
• Generous paid time off
• Paid Holidays
• Tuition Reimbursement
• Advancement and career development opportunities

Covid-19 and Influenza Vaccinations are a requirement for employment at CarePoint Health. If you are not currently vaccinated you will be required to receive the vaccination prior to hire date if you are offered employment, unless you request and receive an approved medical or religious exemption from CarePoint.

CarePoint Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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