CMA/Office Assistant

Occupational Health Outreach Department

Part-time position (24 hours per week).  Works 8:00 am to 4:30 pm Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday.  Provides office support by performing clerical and billing duties as well as performing various laboratory duties and patient care activities. Checks drug screening supplies and orders the necessary Chain of Custody forms and kits needed for drug screens and documents when completed.  Keeps companies informed of injured employees’ progress and compliance by faxing the work injury report in a timely manner.  Assists the Occupational Health Nurse in administering the Occupational Health program and services.  Maintains precise health records and other required documentation, forms, etc.  Performs venipunctures for blood analysis screenings.  Administers intramuscular, subcutaneous, and intradermal injections according to medical provider’s orders. Assures correct specimen collection and prepares specimens for testing or referral lab.  Secretarial experience of at least one year preferred.  Computer experience of at least one year is also preferred.  Must be a graduate of medical assistant training with certification.  Must either be certified in CPR or obtain certification during the first three months of employment.  Must possess valid Iowa driver’s license and maintain auto liability insurance.