Company Description: Berkshire Health Systems offers individuals the opportunity to work in an environment where they will be challenged, supported, and respected. As the region’s leading provider of comprehensive healthcare services, our employees are affiliated with an award winning teaching hospital, dedicated colleagues, and world class technology. The BHS family is proud to deliver the kind of advanced healthcare most commonly found in large metropolitan centers.
To Commensurate With Experience
Berkshire Health Systems currently has multiple openings for Medical Assistants throughout our organization! Please click the link below for a full listing of our openings.
-High School diploma or equivalent required.
-Graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant training program is required .
-CPR certification required within 12 weeks of hire.
-Medical assistant Certification preferred.
-At least three years experience as a Medical Assistant in a physician's office, demonstrated experience and competence in primary medicine preferred or a graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant program.
-EKG experience and injection experience required.
-Experience in handling multiple telephone lines and excellent clerical/organizational skills required.
-Medical terminology required.
-Experience in specimen testing and physician office experience preferred.
-Experience in basic office skills required.
-Data entry skills preferred.
-Working knowledge of Windows based PC applications required.
-Experience in surgical scheduling, procedures, etc. preferred.
-Ability to work independently and take direction.
-Demonstrated ability to read and follow written/verbal direction.
-Sensitive to diverse cultures and cultural differences.
-Knowledge of community services.
-Demonstrated ability to adapt to fast paced, multifaceted position.
-Good telephone communication skills.
-Must be flexible to cover for vacations and earned time absences.
-Flexible hours required.
-Self-motivated and ability to be independent and flexible within a team framework.
-Excellent oral and written communication skills.
-Demonstrated ability to handle confidential and sensitve information.
-Must be able to speak and write the English language in an understandable manner.
-Must meet the physical requirements of the position, as outlined in the job description available through the Human Resources department.