$$1,000 Sign-on Bonus**Job Summary:Functionsas a critical member of the medical office team working toward the goals of thepractice with a focus on providing optimum service to all patients. Partneringwith the providers you will coordinate patient flow, obtain temperature, pulse,blood pressure, weight, and administer care to patient as directed byphysicians. You will be responsible for maintaining patient charts and othermedical records, developing and maintaining interpersonal relationships withpatients and families, keeping patient information confidential and respectingpatient's right to privacy.Qualifications:
Northern Light Maine Coast Hospital:Northern Light MaineCoast Hospital in Ellsworth, Maine is a full-service hospital, serving bothHancock and western Washington Counties. Our 64-bed Maine Coast facilityprovides emergency, primary and specialty care, acute inpatient, diagnostic,and surgical services. At Northern Light Maine Coast Hospital, we dedicateourselves to providing exceptional medical care with the personal touch andconvenience only a community hospital can offer. Maine Coast has earned bothnational and state recognition for patient safety, outcomes, and patientsatisfaction levels. Northern Light Maine Coast Hospital is a member ofNorthern Light Health, an integrated statewide health delivery system that israising the bar with no-nonsense solutions that are leading the way to ahealthier future for our state. Northern Light Health offers a broad range ofproviders and services, including nine hospitals, primary care and specialtyphysician practices, long-term care, home health and hospice agencies, andemergency ground and air transport.The Ellsworthcommunity is a short drive to the scenic Maine coast and is near AcadiaNational Park with mountains and exceptional year-round recreation includinghiking, biking, fishing, hunting, boating, skiing, golf, and more. Ourneighborhoods are safe, friendly, and have outstanding schools. Enjoy the bestof both worlds, practicing at a smaller community hospital in one of the mostbeautiful places in Maine while having the support of a large healthcaresystem.
- Graduate from an accredited college program for medical assisting (diploma or two-year degree) OR equivalent one-year work experience.
- Certified Medical Assistant (CMA, RMA, NCMA or CCMA)ORgraduates eligible to be certified within 18 months of hire,ORgraduates completing externship and eligible to be certified within 18 months of hire.Must maintain national certification (CMA, RMA, NCMA or CCMA).
- Active Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required.
Equal Opportunity Employment
We are an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, disability status, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, protected veteran status, national origin, genetic information or any other legally protected status.