Jobs at Bridgewater Pediatrics

Bridgewater Pediatrics is currently hiring for the following positions: 

Job Description | Medical Assistant Weekends 8am-2pm 

 

Bridgewater Pediatrics in Bridgewater, MA is seeking a certified Medical Assistant (MA). Reporting to the Nurse Manager, the MA will collaborate with our pediatricians, nurse practitioners, and clinical team to provide care to infants, children, and teens. Every Saturday and Sunday 8am-2pm .

 

Responsibilities include:

  • Take patient vitals, obtain a brief history from patient or their family member, and properly log it in the patient’s electronic health record

  • Administer vaccinations and complete required documentation

  • Assist physicians and nurse practitioners with patient care, including but not limited to, assisting with various medical tests, blood draws, and administering medications as needed

  • Clean, disinfect, and prepare rooms as patients transition 

  • Help to maximize efficiency and minimize wait times by facilitating optimal patient flow

  • Help make patients and their families feel comfortable and at ease

  • Answer patient phone calls, provide telephonic triage and patient care advice

  • Assist with general duties and special projects as needed, including help at the front desk

  • Participate in continuing education offerings to enhance the care given to patients

Requirements:

  • Certified Medical Assistant 

  • Experience working with children in a pediatric setting is preferred

  • Experience with telephone triage highly preferred

  • Candidate must be organized, detail oriented, and a team player who works well under pressure

  • Must possess a love for children and an ability to provide compassionate care

Physical Requirements:

  • Work requires regularly reaching and grasping objects at, below, or above shoulders

  •  Lift boxes, patients, laundry etc: up to 50 lbs. Kneel/squat, Walk/stand and sit for long periods of time. 

  • Push a wheelchair/stroller.

  • Work requires regularly grasping and fine manipulation with hands.

  • Work requires regularly proofreading and checking documents for accuracy and inputting/retrieving words or data into or from an automated/computer system. 

  • A reliable car and the ability to drive between office and meeting locations

 

To Apply: Send resume and cover letter via email to:    

Louis Lemieux/Bridgewater Pediatrics
llemieux@bwaterpeds.com