Latham Centers Inc. Medical Assistant in East Sandwich, Massachusetts
Provide medical support to individuals, including transportation to appointments and meeting DDS standards of healthcare and documentation requirements. Medical Assistant Certification preferred. Knowledge of DDS procedures and regulations. Medical background and/or experience working with a special needs population preferred. Requirements include High School Diploma or GED, valid driver's license and ability to handle individuals in crisis safely with compassion. Will attain MAP certification for medication administration. 40 Hours Tues-Sat 7a - 3p Generous benefits package! Excellent health insurance coverage with Latham paying the first 75% of the deductible through an HRA, retirement account with up to 5% agency match, generous time off bank and more..! Latham provides a paid two-week Orientation program for all new employees upon hire. He or she must have the ability to handle individuals in crisis safely, with compassion. A valid driver's license with an acceptable driving record is required. Fluent English speaking and writing skills, empathy and the ability to listen, good time management skills and professional appearance and demeanor are all required for this position. Latham Centers, Inc. (Latham) provides equal opportunity for all individuals served and employed. Latham does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, national origin, ethnic group identification, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information, age, veteran status, or any other category protected under applicable law in treatment or employment at Latham, admission or access to Latham, or any other aspect of the programs and activities that Latham operates.