Overview

Our mission at Apicha Community Health Center is to improve the health of our community and to increase access to comprehensive primary care, preventive health services, mental health, and supportive services.  We are committed to excellence and to providing culturally competent services that enhance the quality of life.  We advocate for and provide a welcoming environment for underserved and vulnerable people, especially Asians and Pacific Islanders, the LGBT Community and individuals living with and affected by HIV/AIDS.

 

We are currently seeking a Medical Assistant to work at our Jackson Heights and Manhattan location.

 

Position Summary: The Medical Assistant will be responsible to ensure the highest quality of patient care. Assistance in the clinical care of patients will include performing biopsies, pap smears, HRA, phlebotomy, EKGs, etc. This individual will consult with medical providers at the beginning of each session and/or at a daily meeting to ensure optimum patient flow.

 

 

Qualifications: Qualified applicants will have at minimum a High School diploma or GED and completion of an accredited Medical Assistant program is required. Must have at least one year of full-time work experience with possession of a current basic cardiopulmonary resuscitation (BLS CPR) certificate.  Experience in working with people living with HIV/AIDS is preferred.

About Apicha Community Health Center

Our mission at Apicha Community Health Center is to improve the health of our community and to increase access to comprehensive primary care, preventative health services, mental health, and supportive services. We are committed to excellence and to providing culturally competent services that enhance the quality of life. We advocate for and provide a welcoming environment for underserved and vulnerable people, especially Asians and Pacific Islanders, the LGBT Community and individuals living with and effected by HIV/AIDS.