Embry Health First Responders - COVID-19 Testing Site in Cambridge, Massachusetts
At Embry Health, we are joined in a common purpose: helping people on their path to better health, through quality care. We are innovating healthcare through new initiatives that make quality care more accessible, easier to use, less expensive, and patient-focused. Working together and organizing around the individual, we are pioneering new approaches to total health that puts the patient first.
We are seeking EMTs and Paramedics immediately for full-time and part-time employment in keeping our regional community's exposure to COVID-19 under control during the national emergency and/or global pandemic. We are a multi-site operation with testing sites with a drive-thru set up and patients will be able to remain in their vehicle to be tested. The operation is designed to limit exposure both to the patient and the medical provider collecting the swab. You should be able to correctly perform the job while also being compassionate. Each patient should be treated with care and attention. It is important to demonstrate empathy and understanding.
Primary Duties & Responsibilities:
Collecting nasal swab specimens from patients for diagnostic testing of COVID-19
Ability to stand for long periods of time
Ability to lift and/or move up to 40 pounds
Required to work outside (shade provided)
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
Excellent written and communication skills.
Attention to detail and high level of organization
Ability to work in a dynamic work environment that adjusts based on community need
Understanding EMR and the ability to document patient information
Willing to travel between test sites
Bilingual (Spanish speaking) is a plus
- Depends on the level of experience
Seeking full-time and part-time employees
Multiple shifts available; days, nights, weekends, and overnight shifts
Subsidiary Companies of Embry Health:
TestNOW/Embry Health https://www.embryhealth.com/ (https://www.testnow.com/)
Embry Women's Health https://embrywomenshealth.com/
Backstage Medical Systems https://backstagemed.com/
We strive to promote and sustain a culture of diversity, inclusion, and belonging every day. Embry Health / TestNOW / Apollo Healthcare / Embry Women's Health / Backstage Medical Systems is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate in recruiting, hiring, or promotion based on race, ethnicity, sex/gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, or protected veteran status or on any other basis or characteristic prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local law. We proudly support and encourage people with military experience (active, veterans, reservists, and National Guard) as well as military spouses to apply for job opportunities.
Employment under specific business units as needed including but not limited to Embry Health, Embry Women's Health, TestNOW, Apollo Healthcare, and Backstage Medical Systems.