Citizens Health is looking for a medical assistant to work full-time assisting in our surgery department at Citizens Medical Center.
Our Mission: Enhancing the lives of those we serve.
About Us: Citizens Health is a community based, private, not-for-profit organization. It is comprised of:
Citizens Medical Center - a 25 bed critical access hospital,
Family Center for Health Care - an outpatient rural health clinic,
Prairie Senior - a skilled nursing facility,
Citizens Clubhouse - an onsite childcare center that cares for children 6 weeks to school age for our workforce,
Citizens Medical Equipment - our durable medical equipment business.
We strive to be progressive, dependable and knowledgeable, while providing compassionate, evidence-based care to the residents of northwest Kansas.
Location: 100 E College Ave, Colby, Ks
Medical Assistant will report to the Surgery Manager.
Days/Hours: 8am to 5 pm, Monday through Friday
Pay Range: Starting wage is $15.50 and dependent upon experience
What you’ll do:
What you bring to the table:
To be successful within our organization you will need to:
Typical Working Conditions:
Work in an air-conditioned environment with a temperature of 65-72 degrees Fahrenheit, and humidity of 45-55%. When assigned to assist with pediatric cases, temperature may be up to 85-90 degrees Fahrenheit. Must wear hospital-provided scrub attire while on duty. Potential for cuts, bruises, muscle strain and exposure to bloodborne pathogens and/or other diseases. Potential for exposure to anesthetic waste gases, harsh disinfectants, sterilizing agents, exposure to high steam pressure and radiologic environment. This list is not exhaustive and may be supplemented.
Typical Physical Demands:
Requires standing, walking, bending, crouching/stooping, carrying, and caring for patients and assisting with surgical procedures. Requires sitting time with repetitive motion of the hand and wrist at desk to write in charts and answer phone. Requires pushing/pulling and reaching, time is spent standing to move equipment and turning patients. Requires lifting and lowering patients/objects with 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally. Moving patients/objects over 50 pounds requires assistance of a mechanical lifting device or another person. Normal vision, with or without correction, which is adequate for reading, use of computer, and evaluation of patient status. Distinction of color necessary for evaluation of limited amount of specimen analysis. Hearing adequate for all types of interpersonal communication. Must be able to work closely with other hospital personnel, physicians, patients, and family. Works under stressful conditions and pressure due to demands of procedure, surgeon, and safety of patient. Must be able to operate the following machines, tools, and equipment: sharps, electrosurgical devices, and power instruments. Must be immediately available to physically intervene and provide care for patients This list is not exhaustive and may be supplemented.
Medical, dental and vision insurance available
Pre-Tax and Roth Contributions
Provides Life, Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance
Differential and Certification Pay
Paid time off
On-site child care services
Health Savings Account
Dependent, Medical and Limited Purpose Flexible Spending Accounts
Aflac Group Insurance
Discounted membership rate for EagleMed and LifeSave
Visit Us at: https://cmciks.com/
Citizens Medical Center, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, age, sex (including sexual harassment), sexual orientation, marital status, physical or mental disability, military status or discharge history, or any other characteristic protected by law.
I understand that neither the completion of this application nor any other part of my consideration for employment establishes any obligation for CMCI to hire me. If I am hired, I understand that either CMCI or I can terminate my employment at any time and for any reason, with or without cause and without prior notice. I understand that no representative of CMCI has the authority to make any assurance to the contrary.
Citizens Medical Center, Inc. implements a Drug Free Workplace Program. Drug testing is required of applicants in accordance with relevant laws.
If you need assistance to complete this application or during any phase of the application, interview, or employment process, please notify the Human Resources Department (785) 460-4842. Every reasonable effort will be made to accommodate your needs in a timely manner.
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