Medical Assistant, Lexington Site
Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture – and benefits – that just aren’t found together anywhere else. If you’re curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.
MEDICAL ASSISTANT, MIT Medical-Lexington, to assist physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and nurses with the evaluation, management, and treatment of patients during and between office visits and perform other tasks consistent with training and skills. Will act as the primary liaison contact between clinical staff and the patient; play an active role in preparing for the daily operations of patient visits and implement key activities; and lead twice-daily huddle sessions to ensure all pertinent patient information is communicated between all clinical staff, ensuring that all appropriate materials are available so that care is delivered effectively and efficiently. Will also manage HealtheLife requests, ensure the patient comprehends medical treatment information provided by each provider, and use the best medium to follow up with each patient to ensure treatment plan compliance.
REQUIRED: graduation from an accredited medical assistant program or medical assistant certification (AAMA, CCMA, RMA, NCMA), preferably by the National Medical Assistant Certificate; at least two years’ related experience, preferably in a physicians’ office setting; excellent organizational, critical thinking, problem-solving, communication, interpersonal, and diplomacy skills; and attention to accuracy and detail. Must be able to comply with established risk management and safety procedures and all local, state, and federal privacy and confidentiality rules and regulations; demonstrate sound judgment; maintain CPR certification and participate in site-based CPR drills; and prioritize and see tasks through to completion in a complex and busy environment. Job #18758-5
Will report to MIT Medical’s Lexington, MA facility.
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