No prior medical or dental training is necessary. Training is provided on the job.
--A desire to learn and to serve homeless men, women and children with respect and compassion.
--Serious dedication to clinic service and reliability in attendance.
--At least 18 years of age.
Medical Clinic and Patient Assistant
Checks patients in; takes vital signs; obtains medical records; assists with maintaining inventory of medical supplies; other duties as assigned by the staff.
Minimum commitment of 52 hours.
Organizes and lays out instruments for dentist’s use; uses suction to keep patients’ mouth clear and dry during procedures; obtains patients’ dental records; other duties as assigned by the staff.
Minimum commitment of two shifts (half-day each) per week for at least 200 hours.
Checks off medication orders; logs medications by quantity, lot number, expiration date, and invoice number; inventories medications at Caroline Street Clinic or Cathedral Clinic.
Time commitment – as needed to fulfill the responsibilities of the position.