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STEPS Certified Medical Assistant

Lexington, KY 40507
Posting Details

Job Title STEPS Certified Medical Assistant
Requisition Number TE04455
Department Name 3J532:STEPS Temporary Employment
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $13.58-21.06/hour
Type of Position Temporary
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

High School, CMA/RMA or CNA/SRNA training preferred.

Required Related Experience
Required License/Registration/Certification
Physical Requirements

Standing/Walking/Lifting

Shift

Varies according to department need and vacancy

Job Summary

STEPS is currently seeking Medical Assistants. Duties may include:

*Prepare treatment rooms for patient examinations, keeping the rooms neat and clean.

*Interview patients to obtain and record medical information and measure their vital signs: weight, height, blood pressure, pulse, and respiration.

*Chart service or care given manually and electronically.

*Room patients and prepare them for the physician.

*Prepare and administer medications and vaccines as directed by a physician.

*Assist physician in exams and procedures.

*Collect blood, tissue, or other laboratory specimens, log the specimens, and prepare them for testing.

*Explain treatment procedures, medications, diet, or physicians instructions to patients

*Clean and sterilize instruments and dispose of contaminated supplies.

*Perform routine laboratory tests and sample analyses.

STEPS Temporary Employment is a service of UK Human Resources that meets the Universitys need for temporary employees in departments of UK Healthcare and UK Campus. We staff a variety of jobs including administrative, technical, service, maintenance, skilled trades, laboratory, and office/clerical. Temporary assignments can vary in length for one day to six months, and occasionally up to a year or more. Our temporary positions offer great opportunities for those seeking flexible and fulfilling work experience. For those ultimately seeking regular full-time opportunities, temporary employment also offers an opportunity to network and to gain relevant university experience.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply 12/16/2019
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Categories

Posted: 2019-12-02 Expires: 2020-01-01

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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