PSI Solutions Office

Medical Assistant - AKRON/NORTON Schools 20 or 35 Hours a week positions available

US-OH-Akron
2 weeks ago
ID
2017-2803
# of Openings
1
Category
MA

Overview

 

Come work for a Top Employer AND make a difference in a child's life! 

 

We are looking for Medical Assistants to work in school clinics in the Akron or Norton Areas.   Assignments 20 hours a week depending on school.  All positions are Monday-Friday. 

 

School leaders have relied on PSI for nearly 4 decades to provide qualified professionals to address the various needs of their student populations. Our psychological, health, speech and educational services now serve tens of thousands of children each year.   We want to welcome the best, most caring, and most passionate individuals onto the PSI Team.

 

 

Our PSI family is fulfilled because we offer our employees the following perks: 

  • Competitive Salary      
  • Nights, Weekends and Summers off!
  • Paid Time Off
  • Health and prescription benefits for those working at least 30 hours/week
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Robust discount vendor program

What we can offer your family:

  • Dinners together, no more late office hours!
  • Able to attend after school sports and activities
  • Able to attend weekend games and extracurricular events
  • Summers off to enjoy with your family
  • Opportunity to work with children and community resources!

 

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Responsibilities

Under the supervision and direction of the Registered Nurse, the Medical Assistant will assist in providing services to schools that work toward the good health and wellness of students and the improvement of health conditions in general.   Medical Assistant duties are defined by the PSI Health Resource Guide and the State Department of Health.

  • Assist the Registered Nurse with students’ health needs
  • Administer prescribed medications in accordance with school board policy, ORC 3313-713, and PSI policy.
  • Provide first aid in accordance with established first aid procedures
  • Assist the RN with all screening programs and school health programs
  • Complete and maintain required documentation of student health records and health services provided
  • Establish and maintain a high state of neatness, cleanliness and organization in the school health clinic at all times
  • Provide and promote relationships between community health providers and students, parents, and the community at large.

***Specific duties vary depending on the building to which PSI staff is assigned as well as the roles of each position. 

 

Qualifications

 

  • Diploma from accredited medical assistant program
  • Experience caring for children strongly preferred
  • Knowledge of communicable disease prevention and medication protocol 
  • Knowledge of HIPAA laws & ability to appropriately handle confidential information
  • Collaborative, constructive team building skills 
  • Strong verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills

If hired, must obtain a current CPR and First Aide certification and pass a comprehensive background check (FBI/BCI check) as part of the orientation process.

 

 

 

PSI is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.  It is the philosophy, intent and commitment of PSI to adhere to a policy of equal employment opportunities for all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status or mental or physical disability or any other status protected by law.

 

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