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Medical Assistant

East Hartford, Connecticut
USD17.50 to USD22.00 Per Hour
Job Type
19 May 2023
First Choice Health Centers (FCHC) is a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) with Medical Assistant opportunities in Manchester & East Hartford, CT! (with some coverage in our Vernon location)

Supports assigned provider(s) in delivering patient care by preparing patient rooms for patient use, cleaning, maintaining and setting up equipment for use and assist in any procedures within scope of position.

This is a full time, 40 hour, Day shift position.

Job Duties

Follow patient admission procedures including taking vitals
Setting up room and equipment as well as stocking supplies
Point of care testing
Checking voice messages, reviewing charts, returning calls and responding to non-clinical questions.
Confirmation of or rescheduling of appointments as needed



Computer (data entry), electronic medical record experience, required
Phlebotomy skills, required
Communication (verbal and written)
Exceptional listening skills to understand patients and must be able to take and follow directions from supervisors and providers.


Graduate of accredited Medical Assistant Program
Knowledge of medical terminology, required
CPR Certification, current
Bilingual (Spanish/English) preferred
Flexibility to travel to other site locations (Vernon, Manchester, East Hartford) as needed.

Hours will vary by day: 1 day working 8:00 am to 6:00 pm, 3 days working 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, Friday, 8:00 am to 3:00 pm; rotating Saturdays 8:00 am to 2:00 pm

COVID-19 considerations: Employees of First Choice Health Centers must be vaccinated against COVID-19. Certain exemptions may apply.

First Choice Health Centers is an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity and an inclusive, accessible workplace. Decisions of employment are made based on business needs, job requirements and applicant's qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information and testing, family and medical leave, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other status protected by law. First Choice Health Centers is a drug-free work place. We participate in the E-Verify program.

Job offers are contingent upon passing the employee pre-employment physical and drug screening, completion of a satisfactory background check, satisfactory professional reference check as well as other screenings as may be appropriate.
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  • Job Reference: 1010176104-2
  • Date Posted: 19 May 2023
  • Recruiter: First Choice Health Centers
  • Location: East Hartford, Connecticut
  • Salary: USD17.50 to USD22.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent