Friday , March 1 2024

Medical Assistant I – Mass General Hospital Career

Website Massachusetts General Hospital

Job Description:

Under general supervision of the MGHfC Ambulatory Nurse Manager, the individual collects specimens for laboratory analysis including blood and urine, perfoms EKG’s and POCT and triage.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Obtain vital signs on infants, toddlers school age and teenage patients.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Medical assistant proficient in phlebotomy. Adheres to Best Practice Standards; two patient identifiers, order of draw, proper hand hygiene, patient identification.
  • Effectively performs venipuncture as well as skin puncture applicable on adults, adolescents and school aged children, pediatric venipuncture , finger and heel sticks on infants or toddlers or preschool age children.

Job Requirements:

  • Maintain adequate supply inventory and check expiration dates.
  • Facilitates flow of patients from waiting room to lab in a timely manner.
  • Ability to recognize emergency situations and respond accordingly.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Capable of working in a fast paced, high turnover environment with colleagues, caring for diverse pediatric patient population.
  • Familiar with performing POCT and EKG’s.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Recent experience in phlebotomy, willingness to learn pediatric phlebotomy.
  • Familiar with EMR type documentation.
  • BLS certification
  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Graduate of training program that includes phlebotomy skills with demonstrated and acceptable competency in phlebotomy.

Job Details:

Company: Massachusetts General Hospital

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job LocationBoston, MA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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