Internship posted by: Planned Parenthood Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota
Posted on: January 2, 2013
The Medical Assistant Extern will be responsible for performing a variety of functions essential to patient flow and to the smooth and efficient operation of the total clinic system. Duties will include providing basic information; greeting patients entering the clinic; maintaining patient records and files; filing lab results and patient charts; patient education and community referrals; performing lab work, including pregnancy tests; assisting during medical procedures as trained; miscellaneous office tasks; and performing other tasks as trained. Preferred qualifications include experience in a reproductive health clinic; customer service experience; experience answering office phones; knowledge of office procedures; accurate record-keeping, filing, and spelling; and ability to maintain patient confidentiality. Study in a medical assistant program is required. Bilingual skills and knowledge of reproductive health and community services are helpful. A minimum commitment of 150 hours is preferred. Commitment can be flexible to meet academic needs.
Please submit cover letter and resume to apply. For more information, contact the statewide Volunteer Program at 1.800.230.PLAN or 612.821.6113, or send an email to email@example.com.