Health Services, an accredited AAAHC health center, offers comprehensive primary care services to more than 9,600 students, providing 32,000 annual visits.Â Â Services available on-site include primary and urgent medical care, laboratory, x-ray, pharmacy and immunizations.Â Other departments in Health and Wellness include BWell Health Promotion, Counseling and Psychological Services, Emergency Medical Services and Student Accessibility Services.
The Medical Assistant is an integral part of the health care team at Health Services that serves the diverse student population at Brown.Â The MA is responsible for the intake and preparation ofÂ patients, assisting medical providers, performing waived tests, stocking, cleaning (per infection control protocols), scheduling appointments (internal/external), and performing office duties including the release of information, faxing, scanning, copying, filing, referrals and referral tracking.
This is a 12 month, .80 FTE position, working 4 - 5 days per week during the academic year. The position also provides coverage during the summer and will vary depending on staffing needs. Rotation to evenings and occasional weekends is required.
Certification from a Medical Assistant training program or equivalent including training in medical and office assisting
High School Diploma or GED required
Clinical experience in an ambulatory setting
Minimum one year medical office experience preferred
Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills
Ability to provide culturally competent care to a diverse population required; experience working with diverse student populations preferred
Demonstrated ability and willingness to work in and support a diverse and inclusive environment
Orientation towards quality customer service necessary
Computer efficiency and experience with EHR preferred
All offers of employment are contingent upon a successful criminal background check and education verification satisfactory to Brown.
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Please note that in order to be considered an applicant for any staff position at Brown University you must submit an application form for each position for which you believe you are qualified. Applications are not kept on file for future positions. Please include a cover letter and resume with each position application.
Brown University is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community; as an EEO/AA employer, Brown considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.
Internal Number: REQ168822
About Brown University
Located in historic Providence, Rhode Island and founded in 1764, Brown University is the seventh-oldest college in the United States. Brown is an independent, coeducational Ivy League institution comprising undergraduate and graduate programs, plus the Alpert Medical School, School of Engineering, Executive Master of Healthcare Leadership and the IE Brown Executive MBA.