Northern Berkshire Pediatrics
77 Hospital Ave, Suite 302
Company Description: At Northern Berkshire Pediatrics, we consider it both a great joy and responsibility to care for children. Most of us are parents ourselves, so we strive to be understanding and available to the families we are privileged to serve. We are honored to be chosen as a child's primary medical provider and are confident that our patients and their families will be pleased with the quality of care and services that we provide.
A vital part of our service to children begins with our outstanding staff who works hard to manage and maintain a professional, caring and supportive environment for our patients in a timely manner. Our doctors are lifelong learners. Not only have they received advanced medical training in pediatrics, they continually pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest in child health care. We look forward to providing ongoing comprehensive medical care as each child grows, changes, and ultimately becomes a young adult.
Certified Medical Assistant
To Commensurate With Experience
North Adams, Williamstown
Certified Medical Assistant - Preference: Required
The successful candidate will become an integrated member of our clinical team. This individual will be responsible for assisting the physicians and nurse practitioners with administrative and clinical aspects of medical care for children including (but not limited to):
•Escort patients to exam rooms
•Take and record vital signs, length, height & weight
•Perform vision and hearing tests
•Enter true and accurate documentation into patient charts using EMR system
•Daily review and management of assigned provider's schedule
•Preparation of vaccines for administration
•Preform capillary blood draws
•Cleaning and disinfecting patient rooms between visits
•Providing assistance to providers during visits as needed
•This individual will also occasionally cover other roles within the practice such as front desk and phones as needed.
The ideal candidate will possess the following skills:
•Friendly and compassionate with the ability to put children at ease
•Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with patients, families and caregivers
•Innate ability to provide exceptional customer service
•Professional and positive attitude
•Attention to detail
•Ability to multi-task and work under pressure
•Time management & organizational skills
•Ability to be flexible and contribute positively as part of a team
•Quality care focused
•Basic computer skills with ability to learn our EMR system
•Professional telephone etiquette
•Excellent written and verbal communication skills
•Dependable & punctual with strong attendance history
•Consistent, professional dress and manner
Interested candidates should submit resume and letter of interest when applying.
•Active Certified Medical Assistant or Licensed Practical Nurse
•High school diploma or equivalent
•1+ years of experience working in a relevant role
•Experience with EPIC preferred
•Familiar with medical terminology
Current schedule is Monday through Friday, 8:30a - 5:00p. Weekend rotation and one late night (6pm) per week will be added after training is completed.
Northern Berkshire Pediatrics provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.