Medical Assistant - Southampton Urgent Care 8/25/2020
Cooley Dickinson Hospital (CDH)
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY The Medical Assistant is responsible for patient care activities that include but are not limited to obtaining vital signs, obtaining blood specimens, and assisting nursing and medical staff in performing invasive and non-invasive procedures, such as bone marrow aspirates.
Indirect patient care activities include those that support clinic operations such as ordering and stocking clinical supplies and patient education materials, transporting patients and specimens as needed, and monitoring the environment of care. The position requirements include organizational skills with attention to detail, thoroughness, practical decision-making, excellent communication skills, and a commitment to team work.
This position is part of the 1199SEIU Bargaining Unit at Cooley Dickinson Hospital.
This position reports to Practice Manager and operates within established organizational and departmental policies and procedures.
High school diploma or equivalent required
CMA, AAMA, RMA, CNMA, or CCMA Medical Assistant certification preferred
Current Basic Life Support certification (BLS) from the American Heart Association required
One (1) year technical/vocational training school program or one (1) to three (3) years experience as a medical assistant or EMT-B certification required
Partners HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer & by embracing diverse skills, perspectives and ideas, we choose to lead. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, national origin, sex, age, gender identity, disability, sexual orientation, military service, genetic information, and/or other status protected under law.