InterCare Careers

OB Medical Assistant

  • Job Tracking ID: 512210-611183
  • Job Location: Benton Harbor, MI
  • Job Level: Entry Level (less than 2 years)
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: March 06, 2018
  • Years of Experience: Less Than 1 Year
  • Starting Date: ASAP

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Job Description:

Become part of a Migrant and Community Health Center, where you will have:

  • A passionate purpose

  • Do worthwhile work

  • Make a difference in people’s lives

At InterCare Community Health Network, we believe all people have the right to equal access to quality health care.

InterCare is searching for a OB Medical Assistant to join our team! This position is responsible for performing select clinical and administrative duties within our OB/GYN department as delegated by the licensed physician, in accordance with InterCare policies and procedures; actively participates as a member of the patient care team.

Monday through Friday 7:40 AM - 5:00 PM.

General Development

  1. Displays compassionate, ethical and professional demeanor.
  2. Communicates effectively with patients and family members involved in their care.
  3. Maintains a positive presence in the clinical setting.
  4. Participates constructively in meetings and as part of a team.
  5. Maintains informative and cooperative working relationships with InterCare staff and colleagues.

Experience and Skills:


Professional and Technical Knowledge

  1. Possesses a general knowledge of clinical practices as acquired through formal training, including a certificate MA program, or associates degree in medical assisting.
  2. Certified by accredited certification body -or- qualifies to test (required at next InterCare test date), and obtains passing score.
  3. BLS Certification, to be completed within two months of employment.
  4. Proficient in customer service and professionalism.
  5. Thorough working knowledge of prevailing standards of care, InterCare’s clinical guidelines, and patient care policies and procedures.
  6. Meets all Safety and regulatory requirements to include but not limited to Joint Commission National Patient Safety Goals, Infection Control, OSHA and annual competencies.
  7. Completes all annual competencies.

Technical Skills

  1. Proficient in EHR and EPM.
  2. Ability to use and respond to e-mail.
  3. Ability to use other InterCare desktop tools, including Safety Zone, Net Learning, and iTAC.
  4. Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Word.

Communication Skills

  1. Possesses a professional level of written and verbal communication skills.
  2. Ability to communicate complex concept in a clear effective manner.
  3. Possesses excellent cross cultural communication skills and the ability to communicate to staff members at all levels.