Community Healthlink Medical Assistant-Primary Care in Worcester, Massachusetts
Come join a friendly and diverse clinical team that provides quality care! Community Healthlink (CHL) is looking for a Full-Time(37.5 hrs/wk) Medical Assistant in Worcester.
The Medical Assistant will work in our Primary Care in Worcester helping patients by providing information, services, and assistance.
Compensation based on education and related work experience, licensure and other qualifications
Health and Dental insurance (available upon starting)
Generous paid sick, personal, holiday, and vacation time
Life and Disability insurance
401k with agency contribution
Wellness activity discounts
Work related travel reimbursement
Weekly clinical supervision to meet clinical licensing requirements
Interview patients to obtain medical information and measure their vital signs, weight, and height
Show patients to examination rooms and prepare them for the physician
Prepare treatment rooms keeping them clean and properly stocked
Perform EKG’s, ear irrigations, and all other necessary testing as requested by primary care provider
Reconcile medications and vaccines
Schedule appointments for patients
Work Client Registries via Electronic Health Record, Microsoft Access, or other database
Monitor the database to identify and reach out to those needing services
Automate and perform processes by phone or send letters to patients either overdue for medical care or out of compliance with the goals of their care
Responsibility to inform the care team if a patient is out of compliance consistently
Meet regularly with multi-disciplinary care team (including Intensive Care Manager, Provider, Care Support Worker) to help create plans for specific patients and populations not achieving optimal care
Work with other care teams including Practice Manager and Medical Director on
quality improvement measures and process designs
Collaborate and provide data to care team to establish population appropriate pre-visit screenings, assessments, and needs
Create, maintain, and distribute results of QI measures around access, patient experience, and health outcomes to other care teams and management
Respects diverse views and approaches, demonstrates Standards of Respect, and contributes to creating and maintaining an environment of professionalism, tolerance, civility and acceptance toward all employees, patients and visitors.
Grade 5: Medical Assistant I - Certification in Medical Assisting required
Grade 6: Medical Assistant II - Associates degree in Medical Assisting required
Client focused and patient centered
Ability to multi-task
Strong interpersonal skills
Highly organized, self-motivated, and self-directed
Enjoys being part of a diverse team
Strong analytical skills, including the ability to recognize problems, think creatively, and devise innovative solutions.
Must be able to pass CORI background check.
Community Healthlink is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate in employment and personnel practices on the basis of race, sex, age, handicap, religion, national origin or any other basis prohibited by applicable law. Hiring, transferring and promotion practices are performed without regard to the above listed items.
If applicable, Community Healthlink shall also abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals on the basis of disability. These regulations require affirmative action by Community Healthlink to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
External Company URL: communityhealthlink.org
Street: 12 Queen St