MEDICAL ASSISTANT (MA)

The MA assists providers and nurses with diagnostic, therapeutic procedures and facilitates and coordinates patient care. The MW is required to facilitate and coordinate patient care through effective communication with providers, administrative and technical personnel. The MS performs CLIA waved laboratory testing’s and specimen collection and processing. Must have a High School Diploma or GED Certification and have at least three (3) years clinical experience as a Medical Assistant. THIS POSITION REQUIRES COMPLIANCE WITH THE INDIAN CHILD PROTECTION and FAMILY VIOLENCE PREVENTION ACT PUBLIC LAW 101-630; 25 CODE of FEDERAL REGULATIONS PART 63 – INDIAN CHILD PROTERCTION and FAMILY VIOLENCE PREVENTION; CRIME CONTROL ACT OF 1990, EMPLOYEE BACKGROUND CHECKS; and EXECUTIVE ORDER 12968, ADJUDICATIVE GUIDELOMES AND THEREFORE MUST SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETE AN EXTENSIVE BACKGROUND CHECK BEFORE START OF EMPLOYMENT. This position requires that the candidate be a mandated reporter. Medical Assistant certification. Knowledge of medical/dental office functions and ability to work with health providers in relation to patient health problems and needs preferred. Knowledge of laboratory and x-ray procedures and equipment, or any combination of experience, training, or other preparation which would indicate possession of the required knowledge, abilities and skills. Knowledgeable in medical terminology, HIPPA law, Privacy Act and ability to maintain confidentiality or records. Must be able to work with American Indian people on an individual and group basis; must pass a background check and pre-employment and ongoing random drug testing; must possess a valid Nevada driver’s license. Preference given to qualified Tribal and Indian applicants in accordance with 25 CFR. This is a regular full time position that pays $13.60 – $16.24/hour. Open until filled. To apply please go to www.fpst.org for application.