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Joslin Diabetes Center

Medical Assistant/Phlebotomist (Joslin Care Coordinator)

Joslin Diabetes Center - Boston, MA

Overview
The Joslin Care Coordinator (Medical Assistant/Phlebotomist) assists patients, providers and staff in a courteous and professional manner throughout the patient\u2019s visit.
  
Hours are Monday-Friday 8:00 am-4:30 pm.
Responsibilities

Maintain a clean and safe work area/exam room at all times
Greet patients by name (HIPAA compliant); identify self and explain your role
Properly identify patient (verify name, DOB) and label specimens/tubes
Perform finger sticks and phlebotomy and collect appropriate specimens
Obtain blood pressure, pulse, temperature, weight and height as appropriate
Label and download patient meters/pumps and print reports whenever needed
Assist with updating patient\u2019s medication and pharmacy information
Perform data entry efficiently in NextGen and LIS
Assist patients with getting ready for provider visit as needed
Provide mobile phlebotomy assistance in other areas of clinic as needed
Recognize low blood glucose and administer treatment according to clinic protocol
Initiate 1903 call whenever needed
Assist in training new personnel in the Clinic as appropriate
Clean and restock Central Work Up and Units as needed
Assist providers and patients with scheduling of appointments when appropriate
Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

High School diploma
Graduate of an accredited medical assistant or phlebotomy program or equivalent education and/or training
Minimum 1 year of phlebotomy/medical assistant experience preferred
Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) -American Heart Association (AHA)- certified preferred
American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) phlebotomy license or equivalent preferred
Proficient computer skills
Effective organizational and interpersonal skills to anticipate and react to the needs of patients and medical staff
Ability to function in fast paced, diversified work environment
Excellent communication skills

Joslin Diabetes Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other status protected by law.

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Medical Assistant/Phlebotomist (Joslin Care Coordinator) Joslin Diabetes Center - Boston, MA, United States

   

Location: Boston, MA

Company Profile:
Joslin Diabetes Center, a teaching and research affiliate of Harvard Medical School, is a one-of-a-kind institution on the front lines of the world epidemic of diabetes — leading the battle to conquer diabetes in all of its forms through cutting-edge research and innovative approaches to clinical care and education.