Location: Danvers, MA
Job ID: 171783-1A
Date Posted: Nov 3, 2021
Category: Clinical Technician
Welcome to Beverly Hospital, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Beverly Hospital is a full service, community hospital providing leading-edge, patient-centered care to North Shore and Cape Ann residents. The hospital provides a full-range of state-of-the-art care and services including primary care, cardiovascular care, surgery, orthopedics, emergency care, maternity, pediatrics, as well as many other specialties. Beverly Hospital is nationally recognized for patient safety as it is one of only 42 hospitals in the United States to be awarded an “A” grade from The Leapfrog Group – the nation’s leading nonprofit watchdog on hospital quality and safety.
Beverly Hospital promotes the culture and philosophy which enables employees to give and receive the best of care. You can become a part of the team that achieves this success through our CREATE values of Community, Respect, Excellence, Accountability, Teamwork and Empathy.
About the Job
Position Summary: The Medical Assistant assists physician/clinicians with the delivery of patient care. The primary responsibility will be focused on performing technical, therapeutic, administrative tasks and procedures for which they have been educated. The Medical Assistant must demonstrate the ability and willingness to participate in a Patient Care Team as a multi-skilled caregiver responsible for quality of own work and remain flexible in response to change. Performs all medical assistant functions in a medical outpatient setting for adults patients. Responsible for telephone triage. Renders patient care within the scope of their training, including administering immunizations, obtains height, weight and blood pressure on all procedures and physicals. Assists physicians with minor procedures and complete physicals. Prepares exam rooms and restock supplies. Calls in prescription refill orders and coordinates patients care with other providers and/or facilities.
32 hours per week, day shift. This position is located at Lahey Outpatient Center, Danvers.
Beth Israel Lahey Health is dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve. Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health. Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.
2. Medical Assistant certificate required upon hire
3. Multi-skilled Training: EKG, phlebotomy,
simple respiratory & rehabilitative functions.
Certification/License: Basic Life Support (BLS) required