Medical Assistant - Emerson Cardiovascular Associates

Job Ref: 21843
Category: Medical Assistant
Emerson Hospital, 133 Old Road to Nine Acre Corner, Concord, MA 01742

Department: Emerson Cardiology Associates
Schedule: Per Diem
Shift: Day shift
Hours: 8am-4:30

Job Summary

Reporting to the Office Manager and working under the direct supervision of the Cardiologist(s), responsible for ensuring patient preparation and supporting the physician(s) with clinical duties.

Minimum Qualifications

·         Education

o   High school diploma or equivalent required.

o   Completion of a Medical Assistant course strongly preferred.

·         Experience

o   Two to four years of experience as a Medical Assistant in a Cardiologists office preferred.

o   Licensure and/or Certification

o   Certification as a Medical Assistant in Massachusetts preferred but not required.

·         Skills

o   EKG experience required.

o   Ability to take vital signs.

o   Customer service skills.

o   Computer skills with EMR/EHR, Meditech, GE Centricity preferred.

o   Ability to read, write, and communicate in English.

o   Strong interpersonal communication skills on the phone and in person.

o   Ability to maintain confidential information.