Medical Assisstant or Health Worker
- Experience Level
Summit Medical Associates is seeking a Part-Time Health Worker. This rewarding role in our well-respected, outpatient abortion center is available to the ideal candidate, a compassionate Medical Assistant (MA), Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) or Health Worker with a Bachelor’s degree. This person will advocate for patients and work closely with physicians, nurses and other clinic staff, to provide abortion care in a supportive, non-judgmental environment. This person will train in our laboratory first, taking patient medical history, preforming vitals and basic lab screenings. Eventually, moving on to cross train in other roles such as cleaning and autoclaving instruments, assisting physicians and nurses during and after surgery and assisting patients in moving.
Summit Medical Associates is a licensed ambulatory surgical center which provides non-surgical abortion, as well as first and second trimester surgical procedures. We have provided high quality, professional abortion services for greater than 40 years. We are committed to creating a stigma-free, individualized experience for each of our clients. Our talented team works closely to support one another, while upholding high standards for exceptional patient care.
S/he must possess the physical ability to lift 50lbs. or more, stand, sit, twist, reach, and move freely through the clinic. Applicants are required to be pro-choice, have a positive attitude, available to work Saturdays and have completed a program in Medical Assisting (MA), Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) or Bachelor’s Degree. Preference will be given for previous healthcare experience, previous laboratory experience, previous experience in women’s issues and/or bilingual in Spanish. Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org Please no phone calls. This position will be filled as soon as possible and interviews conducted on a rolling basis.