About Barnard Medical Center
Founded by Neal Barnard, M.D., president of the nonprofit Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, the Barnard Medical Center is a new model for medical care that integrates nutrition education and disease prevention into providing top-of-the-line medical care. Barnard Medical Center takes advantage of years of research conducted by the Physicians Committee research team and other researchers, showing how a new approach to medicine and nutrition could help prevent and reverse serious health problems.
About this Career Opportunity
The Barnard Medical Center is looking for an experienced Medical Assistant to join our team. If you have experience in a medical setting, and exceptional customer service and clinical administrative skills, we want to hear from you. This full-time position will involve triaging patients, phlebotomy, and performing a complete range of clinical administrative duties in our state-of-the-art primary care medical center in Washington, D.C.
Who We’re Looking For
We are looking for a team player who wants to work hard and go the extra mile for our patients and will tackle his or her work collaboratively with a positive attitude, professionalism, and dedication. Successful candidates will have demonstrated success with:
Triaging patients. Patient safety is our first priority.
Phlebotomy. Drawing blood is an integral part of our practice and candidates should have a phlebotomy certification or equivalent experience.
Providing excellent customer service to patients in person and via phone. We approach our patients with respect and courtesy.
Providing clinical administrative support to the clinicians and practice manager and assisting with patient education and support initiatives. We hold our work to the highest standards, down to the last detail and work as a team with our patients, their families, and each other.
If you share these qualities, are passionate about nutrition education and disease prevention, and are looking to help people make lifestyle changes to maximize their health, we’d like to hear from you today.
How to Apply
In your cover letter please describe your prior work experience in a medical setting, your strengths, and your goals as well as your thoughts about and ideas for integrating nutrition education into medical care. Click here to apply online or visit www.pcrm.org/careers. We look forward to hearing from you! Applications are being accepted on a rolling basis.
About The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine
The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine is a nonprofit health organization dedicated to saving and improving lives through good nutrition, advanced medical research, and public policy advocacy. Our vision is to create a healthier world through a new emphasis on disease prevention, plant-based nutrition, and scientific research conducted ethically, without using animals.