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Amergis Medical Assistant Opening - Lynn in Lynn, Massachusetts

Amergis Healthcare Staffing is seeking a Medical Assistant responsible for performing duties under the direction of a physician in a clinic setting. This position is

  • Monday - Friday

  • Day shift, no weekends

  • 13 weeks to start with extension or permanent placement option available

Responsibilities:

  • Prepares patients for their health care visit with a focus towards excellent customer service

  • Review and/or update medical history

  • Obtain Vital Signs and COWS score

  • Schedules new and recurring patient appointments for mid-level provider (PA or NP), physicians and other clinical providers, as needed

  • Scanning of patient documents into Electronic Health Record

  • Perform medication counts

  • Contact patients via phone as required for general follow up, prescription management, communicate lab results and to schedule appointments

  • Maintain laboratory supplies

  • Maintain medication storage onsite by maintaining storage logs and equipment as required

  • Assist providers with prescription management by communicating with patients and pharmacies

  • Collect urine screen and other laboratory tests including CLIA waived tests

Minimum Requirements:

  • High School diploma or its equivalent

  • Full command, verbal and written, of the English language

  • Good telephone communication skills

  • Knowledge of medical terminology

  • Knowledge of medical procedures

  • Knowledge of clerical functions

  • Current CPR card (if applicable)

  • Current PPD or Chest X-Ray (if applicable)

  • Current Health Certificate (if applicable)

  • Graduation from an accredited Medical Assistant program; certification preferred

  • Minimum of one year relevant experience preferred.

  • Relevant certification/ license if applicable.

  • Ability to effectively elicit/provide information to and from appropriate individuals (including, but not limited to, supervisors, co-workers, clients) via strong communication skills; proficiency in the English language may be required

  • Computer proficiency required

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

    Benefits

At Amergis, we firmly believe that our employees are the heartbeat of our organization and we are happy to offer the following benefits:

  • Competitive pay & weekly paychecks

  • Health, dental, vision, and life insurance

  • 401(k) savings plan

  • Awards and recognition programs

    *Benefit eligibility is dependent on employment status.

    About Amergis

Amergis, formerly known as Maxim Healthcare Staffing, has served our clients and communities by connecting people to the work that matters since 1988. We provide meaningful opportunities to our extensive network of healthcare and school-based professionals, ready to work in any hospital, government facility, or school. Through partnership and innovation, Amergis creates unmatched staffing experiences to deliver the best workforce solutions.

Amergis is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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