CMA (suicide watch monitor)

District of Columbia, DC

Posted: 02/21/2024 Employment Type: Medical Assistant Industry: Healthcare Job Number: SWB65 Pay Rate: $30.00 per hour

Job Description

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Job Title: Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) - Suicide Watch Monitor

Location: Department of Corrections (DC) - Nurse Station

Job Type: Long-term Contract

Shifts: Monday through Friday, 7am to 3pm or 3pm to 11pm

Job Description:

We are seeking a Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) to join our team at the Department of Corrections (DC) for a long-term contract position. The primary responsibility of this role is to monitor patients on suicide watch through camera surveillance. This position does not involve direct patient interaction, but rather a keen focus on observing and documenting patient activity.


  • Monitor patients on suicide watch through surveillance cameras.
  • Generate hourly reports on the status and activities of monitored patients.
  • Work from the nurse station and collaborate with other medical staff.
  • Complete detailed reports on any suspicious behavior or incidents.
  • No direct patient interaction; all emergencies are handled by other medical staff.
  • Maintain attention to detail and ensure accurate documentation.


  • Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) credential is required.
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to maintain focus during monitoring.
  • Ability to work Monday through Friday shifts, either 7am to 3pm or 3pm to 11pm.
  • Training will be provided for the specific requirements of the position.

please send your resume to

look forward to hearing from you.

Sonia Benson

Additional Information

NRI is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Meet Your Recruiter

Sonia Benson
General Manager

I have had the pleasure of working with NRI for over 25 years . In those years I have managed several teams from Administrative, Accounting and Finance and Health care. In the last year and half my mine focus has been in Health care, due to the very large demand in this field.


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