Tufts Medicine Medical Assistant - Urgent Care in Dracut, Massachusetts
Sign On Bonus: Eligible For Up To $5,000.
If you are an experienced Medical Assistant we would love to talk with you about joining our team. Circle Health’s Urgent Care centers provide walk-in, urgent care for non-life threatening conditions and other ailments that require prompt medical attention. Unlike many other urgent care clinics, our Urgent Care centers are staffed with experienced urgent care physicians from Merrimack Valley Emergency Associates who are available onsite during operating hours. With facilities located in Billerica, Dracut, Tewksbury and Westford.
Hours: 24 hours a week, 8am-8pm, every 3rd Saturday
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, multitasking, 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 EPIC.
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 a plus
High Diploma required
1+ years of Medical Assistant experience is preferred
Urgent Care experience preferred
What We Offer:
Competitive salaries & benefits
403(b) retirement plan with hospital match
Opportunities for growth
Free on-campus parking
About Lowell General 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. We have the latest state-of-the-art technology and a full range of medical and surgical services for patients, from newborns to seniors. Tufts Medicine Lowell General Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer.