Medical Assistant (Certified) - Urgent Care
Company: Southcoast Health
Location: Fall River
Posted on: November 23, 2022
Work for One of the World's Best Health Systems!For Three
Consecutive Years, Newsweek named Southcoast Health among the
World's Best Hospitals (Charlton Memorial, St. Luke's, and Tobey).
In addition, since 2018, Southcoast Health has been voted by
readers as South Coast Media Group's Best Place to Work. Why?
Because we have some of the most talented people in the world!
**$1,500 new hire sign-on bonus for this position. (rehires termed
more than 1 year also eligible)**
- Hours: 40hrs
- Shift: 12hr shifts on weekdays 8am-8pm, every other weekend
required Sat&Sun 9a-5p
- Location: Urgent Care. This position will be required to float
and provide coverage to several Urgent Care locations regularly.
These locations include: Fall River, Dartmouth, Seekonk, Lakeville,
Fairhaven, Wareham and Middletown, RI.
We are searching for a Medical Assistant to perform a variety of
medical assisting duties both within and in support of the assigned
Medical Office(s) within Southcoast Physicians Group. Under the
supervision of primary care providers / nurses, and in
collaboration with clinic team members and patients and families
(as defined by patient), provide the highest quality of care and
treatment for all patients. Assist providers with patient care and
procedures. Facilitate efficient flow of patients through the
clinic or medical office. May be responsible for telephone
communication with patients including communication of test
results, surgery schedules, procedures and providing appropriate
counsel and follow-up under the direction of a designated
supervisor. Utilize an Electronic Medical Record (EMR) and other
related software to update and/or access patient information, as
appropriate. Maintain patient privacy and confidentiality
Education and/or Experience Requirements:
- Equal to completion of four years of high school or equivalent
plus specialized courses and training.
- Successful completion of a Medical Assistant Program, or 2 - 3
years related medical office practice experience, is required.
- BLS certification is also required. Prior experience in using
an Electronic Medical Record (EMR) and/or health-related computer
software is preferred.
- One (1) year of medical assistance work experience is
- National third-party certification, such as AMCA, AAMA, AMT,
CCMA (NHA certification), or NCMA (NCCT certification) is required
within thirteen (13) months of hire as a non-certified Medical
Must be fully vaccinated against seasonal Influenza and the COVID
19 virus and provide required vaccination documentation unless
approved for an exemption or deferral by Southcoast prior to
starting employment.Southcoast Physicians Group (SPG) is a
multi-specialty integrated network of more than 450 providers in
southeastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island. We are focused on
bringing together high-quality providers to deliver exceptional
health care services.Southcoast Health is a community healthcare
system with multiple access points, offering an integrated
continuum of health services throughout Southeastern Massachusetts
and Rhode Island. By uniting a single purpose and building an
integrated system of services and resources, we have become one of
the largest and fastest-growing health systems in Massachusetts.
Together We Are More.
- With more than 7,500 employees, Southcoast Health is the
largest employer in Southeastern Mass., and the 18th largest
employer in the Commonwealth, according to the Boston Business
- We strive for a culture of health and well-being that
recognizes, respects, and celebrates the rich diversity of one
another and the communities we serve.
We are committed to providing our employees in Massachusetts and
Rhode Island with optimal benefits that promote a healthy work/life
balance and add value to our employees' lives.
- Generous Earned Time Off Package**
- Health, Dental and Vision Insurance*
- Tuition Assistance**
- Short Term and Long-Term Disability Insurance*
- Life & AD&D insurance*
- Flexible Spending Accounts*
- 403B Retirement Plan with match
- HealthQuest Wellness Program
- Employee Assistance Program
- Employee Discount Program
- Career Development Opportunities
- Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Council
*Available to regular status employees who are scheduled to work a
minimum of 24 hours.**Available to regular status employees who are
scheduled to work a minimum of 20 hours. Are you ready to make a
difference in your community? Join us to be More than
medicine!Southcoast Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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