Medical Assisting Instructor - Clinical

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Medical Assisting Instructor - Clinical

Job ID: 223263
Location: Kennesaw, Georgia
Full/Part Time: Part-Time
Regular/Temporary: Temporary

Job Summary
Provide quality and technically relevant instruction in clinical procedures, lab tests, and patient care for students pursuing a Medical Assistant certification.

1. Provide quality and technically relevant instruction of course curriculum

2. Provide continual feedback and various methods of assessment measurement by ensuring student mastery of the following learning outcomes:

a. Describe Standard Precautions, infection control, and medical asepsis related to medical assistant

b. Report patient history and care in medical record

c. Collect patient's blood pressure, temperature, pulse, respirations, height, weight, and pulse oximetry measurements

d. Demonstrate methods, components, and sequences of the patient physical examination and procedures for applying sterile gloves, preparing instruments for sterilization, and setting up a sterile field

e. Administer a 12-lead electrocardiogram and describe importance of Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA), Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), and Safety Data Sheets (SDS) in the healthcare setting

f. Discuss reasons for performing laboratory testing and complete blood draw using a syringe, vacuum tube system, butterfly, and capillary puncture

g. Perform specialty laboratory tests for blood glucose and cholesterol

3. Assess and record grading for all homework assignments, quizzes, and tests

4. Participate in marketing of courses to prospective students by providing technical information regarding course content during biannual Open House events

5. Assist with course/program evaluation and continuous improvement and resolve quiz disputes when necessary

6. Record attendance in learning management system


1. Motivate students to actively participate in all aspects of the educational process

2. Review syllabus and learning outcomes the first night of class

3. Provide sufficient time for students to complete course evaluations

4. Do not release class early

5. Do not leave class unattended

6. Respond to student inquiries

7. Keep Program Manager informed of any curriculum or student code of conduct issues

8. Be familiar with all emergency procedures posted in the classroom

9. Maintain acceptable program quality and satisfaction scores

Required Qualifications
Educational Requirements
Bachelors Degree from an accredited institution of higher education

Other Required Qualifications

Required Experience
Five (5) years in medical field as an RN or BSN
Teaching experience preferred

Preferred Qualifications
Additional Preferred Qualifications
Expert knowledge in clinical procedures, lab tests, and patient care
Must be comfortable with teaching in classroom and on a distance learning platform

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Able to handle multiple tasks or projects at one time meeting assigned deadlines

Excellent interpersonal, initiative, teamwork, problem solving, independent judgment, organization, communication (verbal and written), time management, project management and presentation skills

Proficient with computer applications and programs associated with the position (i.e. Microsoft Office suite)

Strong attention to detail and follow up skills

Strong customer service skills and phone and e-mail etiquette

Equal Employment Opportunity
Kennesaw State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. It is the policy of Kennesaw State University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to age, color, disability, ethnicity, gender, national origin race religion, sexual orientation, or status as a protected Veteran. Kennesaw State University is a participant in the Employment Eligibility Verification Program (E-Verify) effective October 15, 2007. Participant ID: 61415

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Job No:
Posted: 2/11/2021
Application Due: 2/11/2033
Work Type: Part Time