Signature Healthcare Medical Assistant in Abington, Massachusetts
Under the supervision of a physician, Practice Manager, Nurse and/or Director of Nursing, the Medical Assistant (MA) is responsible for assisting the healthcare team with the care and management of patients during their visit. The Medical Assistant will perform routine administrative and clinical tasks to maintain and support the office and to assure efficient patient flow through the office. The MA will also assist the physician or other clinical staff with procedures, treatments, specimen collection and communication to patients.
High school diploma or equivalent required. Medical Assistant certification through one of the following organizations required within 90 days of hire: American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) - Certified Medical Assistant (CMA), American Medical Certification Agency (AMCA)- Clinical Medical Assistant Certification (CMA), National Health Career Association (NHA) - Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA), American Medical Technologist (AMT) - Registered Medical Assistant (RMA), American Registry of Medical Assistants (ARMA)- Registered Medical Assistant (RMA), National Phlebotomy Solutions (NPS)- Certified Medical Assistant (CMA), National Association of Health Professionals- Nationally Registered Certified Medical Assistant (NRCMA) or National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) - National Certified Medical Assistant (NCMA). Current American Heart Association BLS (basic life support) for healthcare workers (with AED) required. Phlebotomy certificate, 3 years of phlebotomy experience, pediatric and adult medicine experience preferred.
This position will be primarily working in Abington and Randolph lab. Proficiency with all areas of lab management and quality controls. Must have demonstrated competency in phlebotomy and injections. The MA may also be required to support all other areas of the office, as needed. , ,,