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COVID-19 Testing Clinical Assistant (Medical Assistant or Certified Nursing Assistant)

Last updated: February 25, 2021

Bureau of Disease Prevention and Management
Temporary, Full-time County Contractual with Benefits

Date Posted: 12.29.20
Date Closing: Open Until Filled

Location: 6701 Baymeadow Drive, Glen Burnie, MD 21060

Salary: $16.12 per hour

Benefits: Participation in the county’s group health plan (including prescription, dental and optical). Paid holidays, annual and sick leave. The selected employee may also participate in the county’s deferred compensation program at his or her own expense.

Job Description

Nature of Work: Under general supervision, assists registered nurse with laboratory specimen collection from patients for COVID-19 testing at various sites within Anne Arundel County. This position will also assist with scheduling of testing appointments, provide phone coverage for program phones and provide county residents with their test results. The selected candidate should have clinical experience and be able to assist the nurse with clerical tasks associated with specimen collection. The selected candidate will be required to have a personal vehicle available for use with mileage reimbursement provided per Department of Health policies and will be required to possess a motor vehicle operator’s license valid in the state of Maryland. The position will be required to work day shift, evening shift and weekends as needed and be able to stand, walk and bend. Individuals fluent in Spanish and English are encouraged to apply.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Graduation from an accredited high school or possession of a high school equivalency certificate.
Preferred Qualifications: Medical assistant training and certification.
Experience: Collecting laboratory specimens and providing health education. Basic knowledge of infection control practices and familiarity with donning and doffing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).

How to Apply

Applicants who meet the minimum qualifications can apply. Send a completed County application or resume to: Maura Cardoza, Anne Arundel County Department of Health, 6701 Baymeadow Drive, Glen Burnie, MD 21060; fax 410-222-4392; or email, Maura Cardoza by open until filled.

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