Job Description

    Job Summary

    Under the supervision of the Medical Practice Supervisor, the Medical Assistant Apprentice, will participate in a formal on-the-job training program with the goal of completing the classroom and hands on clinical experience, meeting eligibility to successfully complete the Certified Clinical medical Assistant (CCMA) exam from the National Health Career Association.

    Essential Qualifications: LNA or EMT Certification. A desire to provide patient care services in an ambulatory setting with prior healthcare experience being a plus. Strong interpersonal and organizational skills required. Congenial, pleasant, and friendly disposition is required, as this position involves continuous contact with the public, frequently when patients do not feel well or are upset. Ability to interact with physicians and other healthcare practitioners in a helpful, courteous manner is an asset. Demonstrated ability to work in a team-oriented environment is preferred. Must be familiar with computer applications and  have the technical aptitude and a willingness to learn software applications.

    About WMC:

    The major strength of Weeks Medical Center is found in the ability of our physicians and staff to offer extensive services utilizing state-of-the-art technology, while maintaining the personalized care of a community hospital. Weeks is a 25-bed critical access hospital offering medical, surgical, and intensive care services. In addition, a wide variety of outpatient services are available, including cardiac and physical rehabilitation; fully-staffed oncology department; 24-hour emergency care; a fully equipped laboratory; and an extensive radiology department. Weeks is blessed with strong leadership and a dedicated community that allows us to meet the ever-changing requirements of today ’s healthcare environment.

    About North Country Healthcare (NHC):

    North Country Healthcare is a non-profit affiliation of four medical facilities, Androscoggin Valley Hospital, North Country Home Health & Hospice Agency, Upper Connecticut Valley Hospital, and Weeks Medical Center, located in the White Mountains Region of New Hampshire. NCH includes numerous physicians and medical providers at multiple locations. This leading comprehensive healthcare network which employs hundreds of highly-trained individuals delivers integrated patient care through three community hospitals, specialty clinics, and home health and hospice services. NCH remains committed to the health and well-being of the communities we serve.

    North Country Healthcare is an equal-opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

    If you require a reasonable accommodation in completing this application, interviewing, completing any pre-employment testing, or otherwise participating in the employee selection process, please direct your inquiries to the Human Resources department at the affiliate to which you are applying.

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