Medical Assistant (MA) - PSLC Clinic

  • MaineHealth
  • Portland, ME, USA
  • Feb 11, 2021
Nursing

Job Description

Summary

When you join Maine Medical Partners, you may also receive the following perks:

  • May be eligible for $3,000 sign-on bonus*
  • 3-tier clinical ladder
  • Position Summary
    • Responsible for performing a variety of duties in both the clinical and administrative areas including assisting physicians with patient care and handling clerical, environmental and organizational tasks.
  • Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
    • Education: Successful completion of a medical assistant program from an accredited vocational institution or community college.
    • License/Certifications: Current BLS required or must be obtained within 3 months from start of employment.
    • Experience: Minimum one year's experience working in a medical facility as a medical assistant and/or documented evidence of externship completed in a medical office.
    • Ability to excel in a team-based care environment.
    • Working knowledge of continuous process improvement.
    • Knowledge of medical terminology and medical office procedures.
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills necessary for interacting with patients, physicians, supervisors and other staff.
    • Ability to organize and accomplish multiple tasks and to have the flexibility to meet changing demands on a daily basis.
    • Ability to project a pleasant and professional image even under stressful situations
    • Analytical ability required to gather and interpret information necessary to resolve problems.
    • Ability to demonstrate compassion and caring in dealing with others
    • Proficient computer skills
    • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
*Current MaineHealth employees not eligible for this sign on bonus. Must be separated from MaineHealth system for 3 months to be eligible.

Additional Information

Maine Medical Center is a Magnet designated 606-bed tertiary care and teaching institution. MMC is Maine's largest hospital and a state-wide health care resource. MMC offers outstanding career opportunities and quality of life in Portland.