Temporary Medical Assistant

  • Location: Philadelphia, PA, Pennsylvania
  • Type: Perm (Contingency)
  • Job #34475
  • Salary: $21.00

Job Overview – Temporary Medical Assistant 
Join our client's dedicated healthcare team as a Certified Medical Assistant and make an immediate impact on patient care. This role offers a unique opportunity to work with a local community health organization in Philadelphia, PA, specifically in the Cobbs Creek / Kingsessing areas. If you're a skilled and compassionate Certified Medical Assistant with a commitment to delivering high-quality patient support, we invite you to apply today.

Remuneration: $21.00 – $24.00
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Direct Patient Care:

  • Create a welcoming environment for patients and ensure they're prepared for their appointments
  • Conduct vital signs, weight and height measurements, EKGs, eye and hearing exams as required
  • Collaborate with healthcare providers to provide comprehensive patient care
  • Maintain accurate and complete patient documentation
  • Assist with therapeutic procedures and administer medications as directed
  • Handle and preserve bodily fluids, specimens, and administer rapid HIV tests
  • Prepare and administer vaccinations as needed

Indirect Patient Care:

  • Prepare forms and documentation for patient visits
  • Assist with referrals, including coordinating appointments and notifying patients
  • Manage medication refill requests efficiently

Laboratory Services:

  • Perform standard lab tests following established protocols
  • Handle and process laboratory specimens, ensuring accurate labeling and documentation
  • Record, track, and forward lab results as required

Equipment and Supplies:

  • Maintain inventory of supplies and order as needed
  • Ensure proper maintenance of lab equipment according to guidelines

Triage and Support:

  • Collect patient information for triage purposes, assisting primary care providers and clinical nurses
  • Contribute to the smooth functioning of the practice by supporting data entry and cross-training as needed


  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) certification and current CPR certification
  • Minimum of one year of experience as a Medical Assistant
  • Solid knowledge of medical terminology, procedures, and clinical practices
  • Proficiency in electronic health records (EHR) and medical office software
  • Excellent communication skills and a compassionate patient-centered approach
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and uphold ethical standards.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail in patient care and documentation

Application Notice: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, Atlantic Group will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

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Job ID: 34475