Steward Health Care System Medical Secretary in Brockton, Massachusetts
Steward Health Care System LLC ("Steward") is a fully integrated, physician-led national health care services organization committed to providing the highest quality of care in the most cost-efficient manner in the communities where our patients live. Steward - the largest privately held health care company in the U.S. - owns and operates 35 community hospitals across nine states, serves over 1,000 distinct communities and employs approximately 40,000 health care professionals. In addition to our hospitals, the Steward provider network includes 4,800 providers, 25 urgent care centers, 87 preferred skilled nursing facilities, substantial behavioral health offerings, over 7,300 hospital beds under management, and approximately 1.5 million full risk covered lives through the company's managed care and health insurance services.
Steward Medical Group (SMG), Inc. is Steward's multi-specialty group practice with over 4,500 employees including over 1,800 physicians and advanced practitioners. SMG operates approximately 450 practice locations throughout Massachusetts, Southern New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Florida, Utah, Arizona, Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas, and provides more than 4 million patient encounters per year.
Summary: This is an exciting and rewarding opportunity to be part of a team providing the long-awaited COVID-19 vaccine to the public!
This is a clinical position within our newly created vaccination clinic administering the COVID-19 vaccine to patients. If you have completed an accredited MA program and are comfortable giving injections, this is the job for you!
We have temporary, full time, part time and per diem positions available.
Responsibilities: • Take vitals when necessary • Preparation and Administration of the COVID-19 vaccine • Monitoring cold storage temperatures • Monitoring patients for any adverse reactions • Assisting with documentation into EMR • Additional duties as assigned
Required Knowledge & Skills: • Experience with electronic medical record strongly preferred (Athena a plus) • Experience with Microsoft Office, Word, Excel and Outlook preferred
Education/Experience/Licensure/Technical/Other: • High School Diploma or equivalent • Education from approved medical assistant program or equivalent required • 1 to 3 years of experience as a Medical Assistant preferred • Some travel may be required within the market
Steward Health Care is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer, Steward Health Care does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, and or expression or any other non-job-related characteristic.
Steward Medical Group is taking additional necessary preparations to ensure patients can receive compassionate care in safe, carefully managed environment – with confidence and without fear. Our Safe and Ready program consists of a rigorous [three-point] standard ensuring patient safety, confidence and convenience. 1. Any COVID-19 related care takes place in designated areas away from other patients and their families. 2. A stringent cleaning policy has been implemented throughout our facilities. 3. A strictly controlled visitor and mask policy is required for patient and colleague safety.