Bilingual Health Care Assistant

Charlotte, NC /
Patient Services /
Full-Time
For a century, Planned Parenthood has been one of the nation's leading providers of excellent, affordable health care for women, men, and young people, and the nation's largest provider of sex education. Planned Parenthood health centers provide contraception, testing and treatment for sexually transmitted infections, and lifesavings cancer screenings. We serve women, men, and young people from every community and income level. Our work has staying power. We serve our communities with non-judgmental, compassionate care, no matter what their circumstances.  

PPSAT is committed to the health and wellbeing of all staff and patients. For this reason, we've made the decision that all PPSAT personnel are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19, unless a reasonable exemption is approved. 


PPSAT is hiring a Bilingual Health Care Assistant with excellent customer service and communication skills to work in our Charlotte, NC health center. The HCAs are an essential part of the PPSAT healthcare team providing comprehensive health education and direct patient care.  As a HCA, you will be responsible for supporting the delivery of health care services to a diverse patient population. You will be expected to work with scheduling, intake, patient education, phlebotomy, and assisting with medical care under the supervision of the licensed providers. As an essential member of the team, you will provide excellent customer service in a non-judgmental, empathetic manner to our patients. PPSAT team members participate in a team approach to patient care and embrace the service philosophy of our affiliate’s “In This Together” values. 

Medical assistants will be expected to perform a variety of clinical tasks including intake, vitals, sterilization, scheduling appointment, and more!

This is a full-time opportunity, working 30-34 hours/week.

Tues: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Wed: 10:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Thur: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri: 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Sat: 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM Alternating

Salary:
Health Care Assistant - $15.00 per hour 
Bilingual Skill - Additional $1.00 per hour

The HCA Tier Program intends to maintain and promote internal equity, transparency, and skill growth. All HCA's start at a non-negotiable $15.00 an hour, and are eligible for periodic pay-increases based on tenure and skill check-offs.

PPSAT’s compensation philosophy is based in equity and transparency. Built from data driven compensation studies, our positions are placed within a developed pay grade structure. 

General Requirements:
High school diploma or GED
Ability to prioritize, multitask, and demonstrate effective communication and organizational skills.
Ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
Ability to empathize with people of all backgrounds and identities.
Must be able to read, comprehend, input, retrieve and analyze data daily. 
Bilingual in Spanish

Preferred Experience:
Primary care/family medicine
Women’s health/reproductive health
Planned Parenthood South Atlantic is an equal opportunity employer.

A complete application includes a cover letter and resume.

No phone calls please.