The Medical Assistant (MA) is an essential clinical team member who provides high quality, client-centered care to our clients. S/he works closely with clinicians and volunteer health educators to ensure that the client receives all necessary care during and between visits. The MA administers preventive health screenings, prepares the client for clinician visits, administers vaccinations, and provides health education and resources. S/he communicates with the front desk and phones, monitors provider and clinic “flow” and balances tasks to ensure both quality and efficiency. Finally, the MA works with clinicians to make sure that everything is prepared for client visits.