Sign on Bonus Eligible!!!
Do you have experience as a Medical Assistant, or have you just
graduated from MA school and are looking to get in the field? Do you
want a good work-life balance with paid time off up to 3.5 weeks in
your first year plus 10 paid company holidays? Are you looking for a
position with a set schedule and no late nights? Do you take pride
in knowing that you are making a difference every day in the lives
of people with cancer and blood disorders? If you are then look no
further than New England Cancer Specialists (NECS), a proud Dana
Farber Cancer affiliate practice.
This position is eligible for a sign on bonus paid after a
minimum of 90 days employment.
New England Cancer Specialists (NECS is currently seeking
a full-time 40hr/5 day Certified Medical
Assistants to join our Scarborough,
ME location. The Certified Medical Assistant will give
topline care to a wide variety of patients dealing with cancer and
blood disorders. Duties include rooming patients, taking patient
vitals, completing a review of symptoms forms, reviewing
medications, assisting in the infusion center, and phlebotomy. The
Certified Medical Assistant will work within a team of professionals
including a physician, APP, primary nurse navigator, and a patient
NECS is a private medical practice composed of fifteen
oncologists and hematologists serving the region from five separate
locations in Maine and New Hampshire. Our mission is to make life
better for people with cancer and blood disorders. Kindness,
compassion, and respect are part of everything that we do - from our
phone operators to our physicians, every person on our team is
important, and everyone makes a difference every day. We are proud
to be the first Dana Farber Affiliate practice in the country,
striving to provide the highest quality care and unmatched, holistic
support for every patient, every day.
Responsible for the setup of examination rooms including
preparing the room, ordering/stocking supplies, and maintaining cleanliness.
Professionally greet and room patients for their appointment
obtaining vital signs, including Height, weight, BP, and pulse.
Uses professional judgment in disclosing information obtained
from clients and operates under HIPAA guidelines.
Complete, record, and report abnormally high or low VS to the
appropriate clinical provider for immediate intervention.
Complete medication and allergy reconciliation documenting in EMR.
Assist patient with and enter information into the EMR: ROS
form, pain assessments, fatigue assessment, and depression screening.
Complete lab and draw blood specimens when needed.
May assist physicians and advanced practicing providers with
examinations and procedures including bone marrow biopsy, lumbar
puncture, thoracentesis, paracentesis, and intrathecal (OMAYA) procedures.
Independently performs EKGs as ordered by the provider.
Follows established departmental policies, procedures, and
objectives, as well as safety, environmental, and infection
May perform administrative duties to include, but are not
limited to, basic phone triage and scheduling appointments and
procedures, scanning, faxing, filing, prior authorizations, PMP
reporting, oral adherence calls, preparing, organizing, and
requesting patient records for EMRs as needed.
Work Week: Monday- Friday no late nights,
Weekends: Participation in the weekend urgent care
clinic in our Scarborough, ME location 4-5 times per year is
required. Weekends are scheduled a year in advance for planning purposes.
Travel: Periodic travel to other NECS Clinic sights
may be needed for coverage purposes.