The Academic Health Care Center is an ambulatory health care
teaching institution under the auspices of the New York Institute
of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine(NYITCOM) in Old
Westbury, New York. NYITCOM ambulatory health system is comprised
of two health centers, one in Old Westbury (Academic Health Care
Center) and one in Central Islip, NY (Family Health Care
The function of the academic health centers is to provide
primary medical care and specialty services to students, staff,
faculty, and the general public. As part of the medical school, the
health centers serve a major role as a vehicle for medical students
to gain exposure to delivering medical care at an outpatient site.
The variety of clinical specialties in which students can learn
include family and sports medicine, osteopathic manipulative
medicine, pediatrics, neurology, behavioral health and internal
medicine. In addition to medical care the health centers also
operate a rehabilitation center which includes physical therapy,
speech therapy and occupational therapy.
New York Institute of Technology offers 90 undergraduate,
graduate, and professional degree programs in more than 50 fields
of study, including computer science, data, and cybersecurity;
biology and biomedical studies; architecture and design;
engineering; health professions and medicine; IT and digital
technologies; management; communications and marketing; education
and counseling; and energy and sustainability. A nonprofit,
independent, private, and nonsectarian institute of higher
education, it welcomes more than 9,000 students worldwide. The
university has campuses in New York City and Long Island, New York;
Jonesboro, Arkansas; and Vancouver, British Columbia, as well as
programs around the world.
New York Tech embraces its mission to provide career-oriented
professional education, give all qualified students access to
opportunity, and support research and scholarship that benefits the
larger world. More than 100,000 alumni comprise an engaged network
of doers, makers, and innovators prepared change the world, solve
21st-century challenges, and reinvent the future.
For more information, visit nyit.edu.
NYIT's College of Osteopathic Medicine seeks a full time Medical
Assistant for the Family Health Center at our Central Islip
location. Reporting to the Nurse Supervisor, the Medical Assistant
will work in a multi-specialty physician's office.
- Verify patient information by interviewing patients, recording
medical history and confirming purpose of visit.
- Prepare patients for examinations by administering preliminary
physical tests, taking vital signs and reporting patient history
- Performs phlebotomy procedures, toxicology exams and
- Review and processes lab requisitions and results within the
electronic medical record.
- Ensure reports and all test results have been received prior to
patient's arrival. (i.e. outside labs, diagnostic tests; consult
- Ensures abnormal test results, including critical and high
priority, are assigned to ordering/covering provider as per
- Keeps equipment operating by following operating instructions;
troubleshooting breakdowns, maintaining supplies and performing
- Secures patient information and maintains patient
confidentiality by completing and safeguarding medical
- Maintains safe, secure and healthy work environment by
following standards and procedures; complying with OSHA
- Keeps supplies ready by maintaining inventory of stock, placing
orders and verifying receipt.
- Works collaboratively with practice physicians to ensure
efficient medical record documentation through use of EMR.
- Performs other duties as assigned.
HS diploma or equivalent required.
Medical Assistant Certificate required.
Two years of Medical Office experience preferred and knowledge
of blood test procedures; triage procedures, lab reports, and
Preferred 1-year Phlebotomy experience.
Knowledge of electronic medical records.
Please submit cover letter & resume for consideration
New York Institute of Technology is an Equal Opportunity
Employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender