MEDICAL ASSISTANT, 32 HRS., DAY/EVENING 8/27/2016

Brigham & Women's Faulkner Hospital(BWFH) Boston, MA

Company
Brigham & Women's Faulkner Hospital(BWFH)
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
3023539
AJE Ref #
575994258
Location
Boston, MA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
High School Diploma or GED

JOB DESCRIPTION

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The Medical Assistant provides direct and indirect care to patients to ensure efficient patient flow and quality patient care. Under the supervision of the Nursing Director or designee, the Medical Assistant performs various administrative and direct/indirect patient care duties for each patient. Works collaboratively with the team to assure the practice of the Patient and Family Centered Care Model in an environment that exemplifies best practice. Collaboratively provides direct care to patients with the RN to facilitate efficient patient flow and quality patient care. Provides other support to team as needed. If determined to be optimal for the patient(s), has the capability to perform EKGs, draw blood for laboratory testing or perform other patient care duties within realm of role when directed, in an accurate and appropriate manner.

SCHEDULE: 32 Hours, Day/Evening shift.

ABOUT BRIGHAM AND WOMEN\'S FAULKNER HOSPITAL

Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital is a 162 bed non-profit, community teaching hospital located in Jamaica Plain directly across the street from the Arnold Arboretum. Founded in 1900, Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital has a long history of meeting the health care needs of our patients by offering comprehensive care in a wide variety of specialties. At Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital, our world revolves around our patients and their families, which is why weve been nationally recognized for our best practices in patient care, safety measures and surgical outcomes. If youre looking for more than a career, join Brigham and Womens Faulkner Hospital. Our patients call it better care. Our employees call it home.

High School Diploma or GED required. Graduate of Medical Assistant Program

required. BLS required. Medical Assistant Certification required. Adheres to all

IC.A.R.E. Standards. Ability to speak, read and write English. Excellent

communication skills. Computer proficiency. Ability to work in a team

environment. Expectations of the individual in this position will be to demonstrate

professionalism, excellent organizational, time management, customer service and

communication skills, the ability to be self-directed, work well in a group and focus

on patient-centered quality care. Ability to focus and be detail oriented. Ability to

multitask and prioritize.

Brigham and Womens Faulkner Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.