Certified Medical Assistant (CMA)
Company: Luke & Associates
Location: San Diego
Posted on: April 10, 2021
CERTIFIED MEDICAL ASSISTANT (CMA) - FAMILY PRACTICE CLINIC
Site Of Service
- Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton, CA and Associated Clinics
- Edson Range 31 Area Branch Clinic
- 13 Area Branch Clinic
- Services may also be required at various clinics at NHCP and
the Branch/Area Health Clinics located within Marine Corps Base
- Degree: Certificate.
- Education: With one of the following:
- Graduate from a medical assistant training program accredited
by Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
- Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES) of the
American Medical Technologists
- Formal medical services training program of the United States
- Certification: Current certification as a medical assistant by
ONE OF THE FOLLOWING
- American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA)
- American Medical Technologists (AMT)
- Additional Certificate: Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
must be hands on, through American Heart Association
- Experience: Six months of experience as a Medical Assistant
- U.S. Citizenship: HCWs performing under this contract shall be
- English Language Requirement: The Contractor shall ensure that
all HCWs providing services under this contract are able to read,
write, and speak English well enough to effectively
- HCW Physical Capability: HCWs shall be physically capable of
standing and/or sitting for extended periods of time and physically
capable of performing all services required.
- Shall provide services within the scope of their competencies
and the applicable duties provided in the basic contract.
- Maintain a level of productivity comparable with that of other
individuals performing similar services
- Participate in peer review and performance improvement
- Practice aseptic techniques as necessary.
- Comply with infection control guidelines to include the proper
handling, storage, and disposal of infectious wastes, and the use
of universal precautions to prevent the spread of infection.
- Function with an awareness and application of safety
- Perform efficiently in emergency patient situations following
established protocols, remaining calm, informing appropriate
persons, and documenting events.
- Anticipate potential problems/emergencies and make appropriate
- Notify supervisor, director, or other designated person
regarding problems that the HCW is unable to manage.
- Apply an awareness of legal issues in all aspects of patient
care and strive to manage situations in a reduced risk manner.
- Participate in the implementation of the Family Advocacy
Program as directed.
- Participation shall include, but not be limited to, appropriate
medical examination, documentation, and reporting.
- Exercise awareness and sensitivity to patient/significant
others' rights, as identified within the MTF.
- Maintain an awareness of responsibility and accountability for
own professional practice.
- Participate in continuing education to meet own professional
- Attend and/or comply with all annual training classes required
by the Command, to include but not limited to online annual
training provided by the MTF: disaster training, infection control,
Sexual Harassment, Bloodborne Pathogens, Fire and Safety, Chemical,
Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and Explosives (CBRNE), and all
other required training
- Actively participate in the command's Performance Improvement
- Participate in meetings to review and evaluate the care
provided to patients, identify opportunities to improve the care
delivered, and recommend corrective action when problems
- Participate in the provision of in-service training to clinic
staff members. Provide training and/or direction as applicable to
supporting government employe--es (e.g., hospital corpsmen,
- Attend and participate in various meetings as directed.
- Perform timely, accurate, and concise documentation of patient
- Operate and manipulate automated systems such as CHCS, AHLTA,
ADS, Essentris, MHS Genesis and Clinical Information System
- participate in clinical staff Performance Improvement (PI) and
Risk Management (RM) functions as prescribed by the Commander
- Maintain DOD email account as directed. The HCW shall be
responsive to all email and voicemail communications.
- Exercise appropriate delegation of tasks and duties in the
direction and coordination of health care team members, patient
care, and clinic activities.
- Maintain documentation of all treatment provided in accordance
with clinic directives, and prepare such records and reports as may
- All records and reports must be legible. Abbreviations must be
only those listed in local instructions.
- Services shall be provided in the assigned clinical area Monday
through Friday, between the hours of 0 for an 8.5 or 9 hour
- Inclusive of an uncompensated 30 minute or 1 hour meal break
depending on shift length.
- In no instance will the HCWs be required to provide services in
excess of 80 hours per 2-week period.
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