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Medical Assistant Brightwood Health Center

Job ID R3829 Full / Part Time:Full time
Location:Springfield,Massachusetts
Regular/Temporary:Regular
Full / Part Time:Full time
Location:Springfield,Massachusetts
Regular/Temporary:Regular

What you will do:

  • Patient and Room Preparation - Under supervision, processes patient for intake and prepares room for exam, treatment, or procedure.  Ensures all necessary equipment is available and provides patient with appropriate education materials.  Reviews patient and physician schedules to prepare for the day and makes changes with approval.
  • Front desk check in and check out will be 50% of position.
  • Patient Intake and History - Reviews patient history & health maintenance information, takes vitals, provides appropriate paperwork for obtaining releases and obtains consent for release of medical data.  Demonstrates basic understanding of and uses CIS and Centricity to enter patient information.
  • Clinical Orders - Under supervision implements provider’s orders including standing orders and protocols to maintain flow of patient care, testing for appropriate treatment, and coordination of care with clinical team. 
  • Procedures - Performs procedures independently as approved by provider, including EKG, vision and hearing screening, point of care testing, etc.  Immunizations may only be administered in conjunction with Baystate Medical Practices Policy BMP-MM012.
  • Documentation - Accurately and within established time frame, completes all documentation.  Ensures that patient and provider information is complete.
  • Patient Discharge - Schedule appointments and process referrals.  Provide  patient education materials ensures materials are available in patient rooms.  Cleans room and prepares for the next patient.  Asks questions when presented with new situations.

What you will need:

  • High School Diploma or GED  and Basic Life Support CPR required Required.
  • Graduate of an accredited MA program.
  • Must be  ONE of the following:
    • Certified through the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA)
    • Registered Medical Assistant (RMA)
    • Registered as an American Medical Technologist (AMT)
    • Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) through the National Healthcare    Association

Qualified applicants will be evaluated as follows:

Medical Assistant I should have 0-2 year of experience.

Medical Assistant II should have at least 2 years’ experience as a medical assistant

Medical Assistant III should have at least 3 years' experience as a medical assistant

Medical Assistant IV should have at least 2 years' experience as a medical assistant III at Baystate Medical Practice.

Other Information

This is a Full Time Position located at Brightwood Health Center

Hours- Monday-Friday

Education:

GED or HiSET (Required)

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Certifications:

Basic Life Support - American Heart Association, Credentialing must be awarded by a third-party credentialing body which can be obtained through: 1. Registered through Medical Assistant (ARMA) - (Minimum Requirement); 2. Registered through American Medical Technologist (AMT) association; or 3. Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) through the National Healthcare Association (NHA); or American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA); or 4. Nationally Certified Medical Assistant (NCMA) through National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT). - Credentialing must be awarded by a third-party credentialing body which can be obtained through: 1. Registered through Medical Assistant (ARMA) - (Minimum Requirement); 2. Registered through American Medical Technologist (AMT) association; or 3. Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) through the National Healthcare Association (NHA); or American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA); or 4. Nationally Certified Medical Assistant (NCMA) through National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT).

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Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.

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