1+ months

Medical Assistant, Southwick Primary Care

Baystate Health
Job ID R1042 Full / Part Time:Full time
Location:Southwick,Massachusetts
Regular/Temporary:Regular

About Baystate Health:

Baystate Health, a leading not-for-profit integrated health system, is transforming the delivery of health care to the communities it serves. Baystate Health (BH) is one of New England’s leading and largest integrated healthcare systems, serving more than 800,000 people throughout Western Massachusetts. With about 12,000 employees, a 3,100-member medical staff, and net patient service revenue of more than $2.5 billion, this dynamic and growing system includes an academic medical center, a children’s hospital and three community hospitals. It also includes a large multi-specialty group, (Baystate Medical Practices), Baystate Home Health, Baystate Reference Laboratories, and Health New England, a 160,000-member health insurance company. 

What you will need:

High School Diploma or GED Required.

Graduate of an accredited MA program.

One year of experience in a medical office preferred.

American Heart Basic Life Support (CPR) required.

Must be  ONE of the following:

1.  Certified through the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA)

2. A Registered Medical Assistant (RMA)

3. Registered as an American Medical Technologist (AMT)

4. Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) through the National Healthcare Association

What You Will Do:

Providing patient centered care

Assisting in examination and treatment of patients under the direction of a provider

Interviewing patients, measuring vital signs (i.e., pulse rate, temperature, blood pressure, weight, and height)

Assisting provider(s) with or performing procedures/testing as directed or by protocol

Preparing treatment rooms for examination of patients

Following up with patient providing educational resources, appointment information and referrals.

Ensuring that patients’ records are accurately documented

Qualified applicants will be evaluated as follows:

  • Medical Assistant I should have 0-2 year of experience.
  • Medical Assistant II should have at least 2 years’ experience in a medical office or 1 year as a Medical Assistant I at Baystate Medical Practices
  • Medical Assistant III should have at least 5 years’ experience in a medical office or 2 years as a Medical Assistant II at Baystate Medical Practices

What You Need to Know:

Full Time/ 40 hours - Days 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Education:

GED or HiSET (Required)

Languages:

Certifications:

Basic Life Support - American Heart Association, Certified Medical Assistant - Various, Registered Medical Assistant - Various

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Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.

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Posted: 2019-12-06 Expires: 2020-01-19

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