The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine

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The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine
Feb 19, 2021
Full time
Seeking a Medical Assistant with at least one year of experience to provide patient care at a Washington, D.C. primary care medical center that integrates nutrition education and disease prevention into medical care.   About the 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 state-of-the-art 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 a Medical Assistant to join our team. The Medical Assistant will assist clinicians and medical staff to provide thorough, up-to-date care and perform a broad range of clinical administrative duties. When illness is the result of nutrition or lifestyle, addressing these causes is our priority. Essential functions and specific duties include: Clinical patient care Take patient histories Perform procedures and tests including phlebotomy Clinical administration Document notes in EHR (Athena) Coordinate referrals, diagnostics, prescriptions, and procedures Maintain equipment and supplies Cross-train and assist with front office duties as needed Patient education Assist with online and in-person nutrition education programs Train patients on proper usage of health monitoring devices Clinical research Assist with research protocols including participant assessments and group education and support classes  This is a full-time position based in Washington, D.C. (Friendship Heights on Metro’s Red Line).   Who We’re Looking For   We are looking for a medical assistant with at least one year of experience and a demonstrated interest in plant-based (vegan) nutrition. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated success with: Prioritizing patient and colleague safety Working hard and going the extra mile for patients and colleagues Approaching patients and colleagues with respect and courtesy Holding their work to the highest standards down to the last detail Working as a team with patients, their families, and with colleagues Approaching their work with optimism Taking on new projects and responsibilities If you have these qualifications along with a strong desire to help patients make lifestyle changes to maximize their health, we would like to hear from you. How to Apply A cover letter is required. In your cover letter please describe your work experience, your strengths, your professional goals, and your interest in the Barnard Medical Center’s mission. Click here to apply online . We look forward to hearing from you! Applications are being accepted on a rolling basis.
The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine Florida
Feb 18, 2021
Full time
Nonprofit dedicated to saving and improving human and animal lives seeks a fundraising professional with at least three years major gift experience to oversee donor relations and the cultivation of new supporters in the southeast region of the United States. About the Physicians Committee The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine is dedicated to saving and improving human and animal lives through plant-based diets and ethical and effective scientific research. Our vision is to create a healthier world through a new emphasis on plant-based nutrition, and scientific research conducted ethically, without using animals. We invite you to visit our YouTube channel , our website , and Physicians Committee president Dr. Neal Barnard’s blog . About the Development Team The development team supports the Physicians Committee’s work through a variety of fundraising channels, including individual gifts, grants, direct response, planned giving, and special events. The team members are dedicated to finding innovative ways to keep existing supporters informed of campaign progress and to seek new support. The team is knowledgeable and well-versed in the organization’s efforts and prides itself on being creative, accessible, donor-centric, and supportive of each other. About this Career Opportunity The Major Gifts Officer will manage individual fundraising in the southeast region of the United States. The ideal team member will be passionate about public health, a plant-based lifestyle, and ending animal cruelty. They will be innovative, organized, and enjoy connecting with others who share the same passion for saving animals and advancing modern medicine. They will be joining an elite team of fundraising professionals and will be expected to bring unique strengths to the team that will enhance the development program. This is a full-time position with a remote working arrangement within the southeast region of the United States. Extensive travel throughout the region will be required when travel is safely resumed.  Who We’re Looking For We are looking for a fundraising professional with at least three years of experience with major gifts. Knowledge and experience of Raiser’s Edge is a plus. If you are passionate about the Physicians Committee's mission to advance human health and ethical research, we'd like to hear from you.  How to Apply We require a cover letter and resume. In your cover letter, please tell us about your interest in our mission, your accomplishments or related experience and your professional goals. Click here to apply online . We look forward to hearing from you! Applications are being accepted on a rolling basis.