Joslin Diabetes Center Medical Assistant/Phlebotomist (Joslin Care Coordinator ) - PER DIEM in Boston, Massachusetts
The Joslin Care Coordinator (JCC) assists patients, providers and staff in a courteous and professional manner throughout the patient’s visit.
This is a Per Diem (as needed) role: varying days between Monday-Friday with hours that will vary between 7:00 am-6:00 pm.
COVID VACCINE INFORMATION, PLEASE READ:
Along with our fellow health care organizations in the Longwood Medical Area and Greater Boston, all members of the Joslin workforce will be required (by October 31, 2021) to receive a COVID vaccine. The vaccine requirement holds true for Joslin employees who work fully remote and will be a condition of employment for all moving forward.
Therefore, the successful candidate would have to provide proof of full vaccination prior to October 31, 2021.
Maintain a clean and safe work area/exam room at all times
Greet patients by name (HIPAA compliant); identify self and explain your role
Properly identify patient (verify name, DOB) and label specimens/tubes
Perform finger sticks and phlebotomy and collect appropriate specimens
Obtain blood pressure, pulse, temperature, weight and height as appropriate
Label and download patient meters/pumps and print reports whenever needed
Assist with updating patient’s medication and pharmacy information
Perform data entry efficiently in NextGen and LIS
Assist patients with getting ready for provider visit as needed
Provide mobile phlebotomy assistance in other areas of clinic as needed
Recognize low blood glucose and administer treatment according to clinic protocol
Initiate 1903 call whenever needed
Assist in training new personnel in the Clinic as appropriate
Clean and restock Central Work Up and Units as needed
Assist providers and patients with scheduling of appointments when appropriate
Other duties as assigned.
Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) -American Heart Association (AHA)- certified preferred
American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) phlebotomy license or equivalent preferred
Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) or Certification in Medical Assisting (CMA) - must have passed an exam through one of the following organizations preferred:
-American Association for Medical Assistants (AAMA)
-American Medical Technologists (AMT)
-National Healthcare Association (NHA)
-National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT)
-New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC)
Proficient computer skills
Effective organizational and interpersonal skills to anticipate and react to the needs of patients and medical staff
Stellar customer service
Ability to function in fast paced, diversified work environment
Excellent communication skills
Requisition Number (add R/N and FY after populates): PD3376-20
External Company Name: Joslin Diabetes
External Company URL: http://www.joslin.harvard.edu/
Street: One Joslin Place