Joslin Diabetes Center

  • Medical Assistant/Phlebotomist (Joslin Care Coordinator)

    Location US-MA-Boston
    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(9/24/2018 12:34 PM)
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  • Overview

    The Joslin Care Coordinator (Medical Assistant/Phlebotomist) assists patients, providers and staff in a courteous and professional manner throughout the patient’s visit.


    Hours are Monday-Friday 9:30 pm-6:00 pm.


    • 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’s 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.


    • 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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