Medical Assistant

  • CarePoint
  • Hoboken, NJ, USA
  • May 07, 2020
Per Diem Assistant/Support

Job Description

CarePoint Health is one of New Jersey’s leading health care systems comprised of three long-standing and highly-regarded hospitals – Christ Hospital in Jersey City, Hoboken University Medical Center and Bayonne Medical Center. CarePoint united 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. Responsibilities Administer direct nursing care to the patient under the direction of the Registered Nurse in a patient centered, efficient, safe, compassionate, and courteous manner.  The staff members’ needs to demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served on his/ her unit. The individual must possess and demonstrate knowledge and skills of the principles of growth and development over the patient’s life span. Provides phlebotomy, EKG's, on-site lab tests, preparation of specimens for transport, assists with patient care in center. Establishes and monitors lab tracking mechanism and follows CLIA Regulations under the direct supervision of the Administrator. Qualifications Education: Technical School Diploma   Experience: Related experience preferred   Skills: Ability to communicate clearly in English, both orally and in writing, Knowledge of Medical Terminology,

Employment Type

Per Diem