BETH ISRAEL LAHEY HEALTH Primary Care Medical Assistant (Job # 162708) in Stoneham, Massachusetts
Beth Israel Lahey Health Primary Care is a community of Primary Care and Specialty practices with 61 locations spanning from Amesbury to Arlington. Our physician practices are located right within the route 128, 93 and 495 areas. Our practices range from smaller practices of eight or so colleagues, to multi-specialty practices that may employ well over 100 colleagues. Each practice is part of a much larger organization however, as Beth Israel Lahey Health employs over 135,000 people in Massachusetts. Our employees enjoy a rich benefit program and competitive wages. The Primary Care HR team recruits for positions that range from Medical Assisting and Medical Receptionist to Nursing and Management. A colleague within BILH Primary Care has the opportunity to follow a patient through a lifetime of healthcare in a safe, and team based work environment. Medical Assistant (Job # 162708) About the Job Position Summary: BILH Primary Care is where you can truly make a difference. As the Medical Assistant, you are responsible for assisting in the delivery of high quality, safe clinical care, by being a member of a high performing clinical team. The Medical Assistant on the BILH Primary Care team, will work to enhance patient satisfaction and provider efficiency through a collaborative approach to patient care. Working with Healthcare Providers on their daily needs and schedules will assure patient care is delivered in a timely manner. Taking patient vital signs as well as documenting medical history in our EMR system and providing patients and families medical information in order to achieve positive patient satisfaction are just some of the critical duties you will be performing. Your skills will be valued here. Come join us! Minimum Qualifications: Education: High School Diploma or equivalent required, and: 1) Graduate of an Accredited Medical Assistant program OR 2.) Has obtained a Medical Assistant Certification (AAMA, CCMA, RMA, NCMA) *if a Winchester Physician Associates facility, must be obtained within 6 months of employment. Licensure, Certification, Registration: Certification required upon hire and maintained if not a graduate of an accredited medical assistant program. Achieves and maintains Basic Life Support (BLS) certification through American Heart Association, within 90 days of hire. Skills, Knowledge & Abilities: Strong interpersonal and customer service skills. Knowledge of medical terminology. Must possess strong problem solving abilities and analytical skills to ensure patient's needs are met. Must possess basic computer skills. Utilizes critical thinking and good judgement in performance of tasks. Must possess good organizational skills and the ability to multitask. About Us Beth Israel Lahey Health is an integrated system providing patients with better care wherever they are. Care informed by world-class research and education. We are doctors and nurses, technicians and social workers, innovators and educators, and so many others. All with a shared vision for what healthcare can and should be. We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent. We strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace that reflects the communities in which we work and serve. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels and offer competitive salaries and benefits. Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.