Medical Assistant

Medical Assistant posted 03/12/24

Our Mission: The Midwife Center promotes wellness by providing exceptional, client-centered primary gynecological, pregnancy and birthing care in southwestern Pennsylvania’s only independent birth center. 

Job Description: 

The Midwife Center is seeking a dedicated and compassionate Medical Assistant to join our team. The ideal candidate will be responsible for providing comprehensive support to providers and ensuring the smooth operation of clinical and administrative processes. Duties include phlebotomy, client care, assisting with medical procedures, maintaining supplies and equipment, and providing clerical support. The Medical Assistant will play a vital role in delivering high-quality, client-centered care in our birth center.

Position Type: Full-time (1.0 FTE)

Qualifications:

  • Associate’s Degree as a Medical Assistant required
  • Minimum one year of experience with blood draws and processing labs required
  • Minimum one year of experience performing clerical tasks for a medical office required
  • Minimum one year experience with electronic health records and scheduling preferred
  • Current CPR certification preferred
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Compassionate and client-centered approach to care

Salary and Benefits:

  • Salary range: $30,000 - $40,000 per year, based on experience
  • Health, dental and vision insurance
  • 403b retirement plan with a 4% match after vesting period
  • Paid time off and holidays
  • For more benefit information- https://midwifecenter.org/pages/jobs

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion (DEI) Statement:

The Midwife Center recognizes the poor and disparate maternal and infant health outcomes experienced in the Pittsburgh region and the importance of increasing access to its services that results in better health outcomes and significantly reduces racial disparities. As a nonprofit health provider, and birth center, we honor and are guided by the legacy of the Black and Indigenous birth workers who came before, with a commitment to creating a safe, inclusive, and satisfying experience for all clients and staff.

Equal Opportunity Employer: The Midwife Center is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or belief. We encourage a diversity of candidates to apply for the position.

NOTE: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by people assigned this position. This is not an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, knowledge, skills, abilities, and working conditions associated with this position.

To apply please email a resume and cover letter to Nikki Caramck, HR Manager, at n.carmack@midwifecenter.org.