Medical Assistant (MA) - Primary Care

at MaineHealth in Damariscotta, Maine, United States

Job Description

For a limited time MaineHealth is offering sign on bonuses for Medical Assistants:
0-1 years of experience eligible for $4,000 (full time)
1+ years of experience eligible for $5,000 (full time)
Eligible candidates are hired (offer accepted) into a Full or Part time MA position.
Bonus amount prorated for Part time hires, per diem hires are ineligible.
Current MaineHealth member employees are ineligible; former MaineHealth Members are ineligible until greater than 6 months separation from employment.
What we do here changes the world. Working together so our communities are the healthiest in America. That's where you come in.
Once you join us you won't want to leave. We want to take care of the team that cares for our communities. Our total rewards package includes the benefits you'd expect from a top healthcare organization (benefits, insurance, etc.), plus:
Paid Time Off (PTO): The longer you stay, the more time off you'll accrue!
Life & Disability Insurance
Paid Family Leave
Tuition reimbursement
Build your future with our awesome retirement/pension plan!
Wellness programs that include: Health and well-being, employee assistance, financial and emotional well-being, healthy payback programs and much more!
How did we become recognized as one of America's Best Large Employers in 2022 by Forbes? It's simple: we believe in investing in our care team.
You're valued. In 2021 alone, MaineHealth invested over $100 million in compensation for our team.
Your safety comes first. We prioritize the health and safety of all care team members, providing appropriate personal protective equipment, testing and access to additional wellness benefits.
Your career matters. Learn and grow with MaineHealth through our training and education opportunities.
Position Summary:
Functions as a member of the clinical team performing a supportive role in the delivery of patient care that is safe, effective, patient-centered, timely, efficient, and equitable.
Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs):

Education: High school diploma or GED preferred. Must meet one of the following requirements: graduated from an accredited vocational institution or community college in Medical Assisting with 160 hours of clinical experience completed; or completion of an Adult Education Medical Assistant program and 6 months of clinical experience in a practice setting; or 1 year of clinical experience in a multi-provider practice setting (equivalent experience will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis).
License/Certifications: Current AAMA, NHA, AMT, or NCCT certification preferred or achieved within 1 year of eligibility. Current BLS certification within 3 months of hire required. An NH Med Tech License is required for those positions located in New Hampshire.
Experience: Relevant experience as a Medical Assistant preferred.
Additional Skills/Requirements Required: N/A
Additional Skills/Requirements Preferred: N/A

MaineHealth values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Federal and state laws prohibit discrimination in employment because of race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.

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Job Posting: 1079784

Posted On: May 15, 2024

Updated On: May 15, 2024

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