Medical Assistant I at East Boston Neighborhood Health Center Corporation in Boston, Massachusetts

Posted in Health Care 10 days ago.

Type: Full-Time





Job Description:

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Time Type:

Full time

Department:

South End Addiction Services

All Locations:

1601 Washington Street

Description:

Working in close partnership with a provider(s), the medical assistant assists and directs care of patients in a practice. Their primary function is to manage efficient patient flow and to be available to assist providers as needed. The Medical Assistant is responsible for various clinical skills appropriate to training and scope for the maintenance and control of non-pharmaceutical supplies and equipment, and for assigned support activities. The Medical Assistant assumes a range of patient care responsibilities dealing with the physical and emotional aspects of assigned clients’ ages 0 to greater than 100 years. Provides excellent customer service to patients, health center staff and outside agencies. Provides quality support and care to patients by working as a multidisciplinary care team member across the health center.

Education


  • High School Diploma or G.E.D.

  • Graduation from a Certified Medical Assistant Program

  • BCLS certification (per department policy).

  • Bilingual skills preferred.

Experience

  • Two years as a Medical Assistant, with six months at East Boston Neighborhood Health Center. Must work at least .8 FTE regularly scheduled hours. 

Skills/Abilities

  • Meets medical assistant skill level with addition of demonstrated leadership ability.