Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) (0150) Yuma Clinic
Company: Luke & Associates
Posted on: February 19, 2021
CERTIFIED MEDICAL ASSISTANT (CMA) - YUMA CLINIC
Site Of Service
- Yuma Clinic, Yuma, AZ - Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton and
- Degree: Certificate.
- Education: Graduate from a medical assistant training program
accredited by Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health
Education Programs (CAAHEP) or the Accrediting Bureau of Health
Education Schools (ABHES) of the American Medical Technologists or
a formal medical services training program of the United States
- Certification: Current certification as a medical assistant by
the American Association of Medical Assistants OR Current
registration by the American Medical Technologists or other formal
- 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 under the contract and
- 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.
- Shall provide services within the scope of their competencies
and the applicable duties provided in the basic contract.
- Services shall be provided in the assigned clinical area Monday
through Friday, between the hours of 0730 and 1800 and on Saturdays
between the hours of 0730 and 1630 for an 8.5 or 9 hour shift.
- 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.
Must be comfortable in a fast-paced, dynamic environment. Must be
able and willing to reprioritize on short notice and work on
multiple simultaneous projects. Flexible and able to work with
various personalities. Team work skills required. Time management
skills required. The ability to meet deadlines in a deadline
intensive environment is essential. High level of adaptability and
willingness to embrace change in a fast-paced, demanding
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