Tufts Medicine Medical Assistant in Chelmsford, Massachusetts
Sign On Bonus: Eligible For Up To $5,000.
Hours: 40 hours a week, Monday-Friday 830am-5pm
The Medical Assistant has both clinical and clerical responsibilities and will perform either role at any given time to assure uninterrupted patient care. The Medical Assistant performs various clinical/administrative functions in a fast paced environment. This position requires a high level of organization, multi-tasking, and superior clinical and customer service skills.
Work up patient in a timely manner, including: obtain vital signs, urinalysis and blood glucose, allergy and medication lists and reconciliation of lists, documenting all information in EMR.
Collect and prepare specimens and relevant documentation for transportation to off-site laboratory, assuring accuracy in labeling and documenting.
Assist with, and set up for any procedures that have been taught through formal training.
Provide back up coverage for the front office as needed
Responsibilities for quality measure tracking
Prepare and replenish medical supplies, maintain an inventory in a cost-effective, patient employee safe manner.
Assist physicians and nurse practitioners in all procedures related to patient examinations.
Provides instructions and education to patients as instructed by providers.
Clean and sterilize instruments and maintain diagnostic equipment.
Anticipate necessary labs, reports and consults the provider may need.
Medical Assistant Certification
High Diploma required
1+ years of Medical Assistant experience
What We Offer:
Not only is Lowell General Hospital an exceptional place to work, offering a culture of recognizing and valuing employees, we provide amazing opportunities for our staff:
Competitive salaries & benefits
403(b) retirement plan with hospital match
Opportunities for growth
Free on-campus parking
About Lowell General Hospital:
This is a great opportunity to be part of a 3-time Magnet Recognized, community hospital. Lowell General Hospital is an independent, not-for-profit community hospital serving the Greater Lowell area and surrounding communities. With two primary campuses located in Lowell, Massachusetts, we are the second-largest community hospital in Massachusetts and are proud to be a Magnet hospital. The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) honored Lowell General Hospital with Magnet Recognition for excellence in nursing care for a 3rd designation. The Magnet Recognition Program recognizes healthcare organizations that are dedicated to nursing excellence, professionalism and patient-focused care. It is the highest level of recognition an organization can receive for providing the very best quality in patient care. Only 2% of hospitals have attained their 3rd Magnet designation.
We are a proud member of Tufts Medicine and in collaboration with the medical community it is our promise to provide our patients with Complete connected care SM
Tufts Medicine Lowell General Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer.