Medical Assistant, FCI Fort Dix

Location: Fort Dix, NJ, United States
Date Posted: 11-02-2017
Global Empire, LLC (GHG) is a Healthcare Staffing Company specialized in providing reliable and qualified healthcare professionals for Government contracts nationwide. 
We are seeking an experienced Medical Assistant 
for an available contract opportunity to provide on-site services for the inmates housed at the Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) Fort Dix, in New Jersey. 

Available Position(s): Registered Medical Assistant.

Place of Performance:
FORT DIX, NJ 08640

Facility Information:  The Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) in Fort Dix, New Jersey, is a low security facility housing male inmates. A satellite camp is located adjacent to the FCI and houses minimum security male inmates. FCI Fort Dix is located in Burlington County on the Fort Dix/McGuire Air Force Base military installation.  It is approximately 40 miles from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and 30 miles from the New Jersey shore.

Judicial District: New Jersey

Work Schedule: The facility expects that the Registered Medical Assistants will each work 40 hours per week. Normal work days are Monday through Friday (except Federal holidays), normally between the hours of 7:30 am and 4:00 pm, with a thirty (30) minute unpaid lunch period, (if applicable). 
Description of Services (includes but it is not limited to): The Medical Assistant will work in such areas as phlebotomy (venipuncture), performance of EKGs, autoclave operation (sterilization), performance of laboratory specimens, specimen processing for referral to reference laboratories, dipstick urinalysis, fecal occult blood, hemoglobin, hematocrit, and blood glucose with monitoring device cleared by the FDA, performance of patient vital signs and recording into patient electronic medical record, filing/scanning of results into medical records, and patient education when necessary. Additional requirements to include initial triage of inmates prior to appointments with medical staff, assist with chronic care clinic, application of PPD by Mantoux method. the Medical Assistant can assist with minor surgeries and other diagnostic procedures. 

Orientation: The Registered Medical Assistant will be required to attend a one-time orientation program, consisting of approximately four (4) hours, prior to performing any services under this BPA. The date and time for this orientation will be mutually agreed upon by both parties, and reimbursement for attendance will be at the regular hourly rate.
Position Requirements/Qualifications:
License: Medical Assistants under this contract must be a Registered Medical Assistant.
Education: Must have a medical/technical background obtained through education or on the job training in the medical field and be a high school graduate or equivalent. 
Life Support Training Requirements: Evidence of current CPR or BLS certification.
Experience: Must have a minimum of 2 years of experience.


Ana Rowling
Recruiter Manager
2151 Linglestown Road, Suite 180 Harrisburg, PA 17110
Email: Tel. 717-364-6181  Fax: 717-412-2100 
GHG is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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