Medical Assistant

Location: Hopewell, VA
Date Posted: 06-25-2018
Medical Assistant
About Us:

Fidelity Partners is a leading national healthcare, technology and logistics services company supporting both private and government sector clients. We are committed to the highest levels of professionalism and work ethic to cultivate long-term relationships.

We are currently accepting qualified applications for a MEDICAL ASSISTANT to support one of our Government clients in beautiful Hopewell, VA.
Description of Responsibilities:
  • All duties shall be performed in accordance with standards and methods generally accepted within the field of Medical Assistant services, and compliance with all Federal and State policy and regulations.
  • The Medical Assistant shall adhere to all standards and regulations associated with the Joint commission of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) and American Correctional Association Foundation/Core Standards for Adult Correctional Institutions, Center for Disease Control, and Bureau of Prison's Policy and Procedures and Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Healthcare(AAAHC).
  • The Medical Assistant must have the ability to work with an inmate population from a variety of cultural, regional, racial and ethnic backgrounds.

The Medical Assistant shall:
  • Provide nursing care to include taking and recording patient history, vital signs, making appointments, assisting PA's and physicians in clinical activities.
  • Draw blood from patients for analysis or other medical tests, glucose sticks.
  • Phlebotomy duties such as collecting and processing laboratory tests.
  • Operation of EKG machines and other special medical apparatus and equipment within the Health Services Department.
  • Assist the medical providers and visiting clinical specialty consultants in the management and coordination of patient flow through the chronic care clinic, optometry and general clinics when scheduled.
  • Assist primary providers in the urgent care room when necessary, and utilize basic medical equipment.
  • General medical assistant duties.
  • Pull, file and copy medical records and maintain supplies in all exam rooms. Respond to Inmate Request to Staff Member with the concurrence of staff
  • Screen eye exams and assist physicians and mid-level practitioners in minor surgical cases.
  • Maintain daily sick call list.
  • Required to be familiar and the use of BEMR system.
 Education and Qualifications:
  • The Medical Assistant providing Medical Assistant services will need to maintain certification and/or licensure under this contract award and must have graduated from an accredited school; be certified in Basic Cardiac Life Support (CPR) and Automatic External Defibrillator (AED); and have one or more current years of experience in their discipline. Correctional experience is desirable, but not required.
Interested candidates may apply at or fax resumes to 210-568-4518.
Thank you for providing us your candidacy request we will review your background and qualifications to determine a potential match for this opportunity, if we determine you are a good fit one of our executive recruiters will contact you as soon as possible to discuss next steps, if you are not we will retain your information in our database for future opportunity.

Kindest Regards,
Fidelity Partners
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