Hawaii Pacific Health Medical Assistant - Employee Health in Lihue, Hawaii
At Hawaii Pacific Health, keeping our health care workers, patients and community safe throughout this pandemic has been our top priority, and the COVID-19 vaccine is another layer of protection we are able to provide. We are proud to be able to make the vaccine available to our staff, and look forward to providing it to others in our community as more vaccine supply becomes available in the weeks ahead.
Please join our team to provide this important service to the people of Hawai‘i as a Medical Assistant Community Vaccinator. If you are a Certified or Registered Medical Assistant, we encourage you to apply today.
As a Medical Assistant Community Vaccinator, you would be responsible for the administration of vaccines and electronic medical record charting. This includes preparation of the syringe/needles with each dose, cross checking the vaccine lot numbers, addressing any concerns with the consented individuals, completing necessary documentation for the vaccination (i.e. vaccine card), and directing the individual to the post vaccination observation area. In addition, each vaccinator will be responsible for ensuring proper disposal of clinical waste and change of personal protective equipment (PPE) based on CDC guidelines at each work station.
Location: Wilcox Medical Center, Lihue, HI
Work Schedule: Day - 8 Hours
Work Type: Full Time Temporary
Bargaining Unit: Non-Bargaining
Minimum Qualifications: High school or equivalent. Completion of a Medical Assistant Program and/or equivalent experience. Certified or Registered Medical Assistant with the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA), American Medical Technologists (AMT), National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT), or National Healthcareer Association (NHA). Current American Heart Association Health Care Provider Basic Life Support (BLS) CPR card.
Position Medical Assistant - Employee Health
Category Medical Support Staff
Employment Type Employee
Location Wilcox Medical Center, Lihue, HI
Req ID 15823