Tufts Medicine Medical Assistant in Westford, Massachusetts
Sign On Bonus: Eligible For Up To $5,000.
At Tufts Medicine, we’re saving lives, building careers, and reimagining healthcare. Ready to grow with us?
Tufts Medicine Lowell General Hospital is seeking an experienced Medical Assistant we would love to talk with you about joining our team.
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30am-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
For more than 125 years, Lowell General has served the Greater Lowell community with pride. We balance the first-rate care of a premier medical center with the warmth of a three-time Magnet®-recognized community hospital. As a member of our team, you’ll join over 3,000 dedicated care providers to offer complete, connected care, when and where patients need it most.
About Tufts Medicine
A healthcare system that works Tufts Medicine is more than a health system — we’re a community that empowers people to live their best lives by reimagining healthcare, advancing knowledge and pioneering discovery. Every team member plays an integral role in realizing our vision of creating the most equitable and frictionless healthcare experience in the world. Here, you’ll join an enthusiastic community that champions your growth and receive generous benefits to support you and your family’s well-being.
Tufts Medicine Lowell General Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer.