Danvers, MA | Health Technician/Technologist

Part-Time Certified Athletic Trainer/Medical Assistant - Danvers Center for Outpatient Care

Overview

About Us

North Shore Physicians Group (NSPG), the largest multi-specialty physicians group north of Boston, is a leader in innovative practices. We are explorers at heart! Here, ideas come from everyone—to the benefit of everyone we serve.

We continually seek the best ways to streamline care for both patients and providers. Our medical team of more than 400 physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and other care professionals is consistently working together to discover new ways to improve and enhance our practices to benefit the health of our patients and the careers of our providers.

With NSPG as your employer, you’ll experience clinical excellence, supportive practice environments, and opportunities for career advancement! Through our team-based approach, the goal is to make our practice of medicine smarter and more efficient.

Location:

We are located at 102 Endicott St, Suite 104, in Danvers, MA. In this Non-Surgical Orthopedics specialty, our physicians partner with Salem Hospital to offer non-surgical approaches to treat a variety of orthopedic and sports medicine related conditions. We care for athletes and active people of all ages and skill levels, from professional to recreational, middle school to college, endurance to multi-sport.

Are you ready to bring your exceptional skills to this innovative practice and join us in driving medicine forward?

General Overview

Our Certified Athletic Trainer/Medical Assistants play an integral part in the operations of our community-based physician practices. Dedicated to clinical support, the Certified Athletic Trainer/Medical Assistant ensures smooth patient flow within the practice and assists with the examination and treatment of patients under the direction of physician or advanced practitioner.

For outreach functions and duties, the Athletic Trainer functions within the limits of their licensure as defined within the Commonwealth of Massachusetts (MGL Chapter 112: Section 23A and CMR 259 - 4.00) to schools, teams or organizations with whom NSPG has a contractual relationship with for the provision of Athletic Training Services. Provides athletic training evaluation, intervention and documentation for adolescent through adult populations as indicated.

Assists with program development and community programs. Acts as a clinical resource to staff.

Jos Specific Responsibilities

Performs the following clinical tasks following the direction/delegation by a physician or advanced practitioner:

  • Ensures proper set up for musculoskeletal ultrasound and injections
  • Application and removal of splints and braces as directed by the physician or nurse practitioner
  • Provides patient education as directed by the physician or nurse practitioner:
    • Crutch training
    • Demonstrate procedures
    • Instructs patients in their care of the injury
    • Provides patient educational materials as directed by the provider regarding health maintenance, normal body functions, injury prevention, strength and conditioning
  • Assists the physician or nurse practitioner with work outside the visit related to managing patients
  • Performs designated tasks related to tracking test results and may communicate normal test results to patients as directed by a physician or nurse practitioner
  • Receives patient messages, reviews these with physicians, nurse practitioners or nurses per practice protocols, and takes action as directed
  • Faxes, mails, or telephones in prescription renewals as directed by the prescribing provider and under the supervision of the prescriber or a nurse
  • Assists physicians or nurse practitioners in coordinating care and making referrals
  • Ensures that referring providers and Physical Therapists receive consult notes
  • Represents NSPG through the provision of contracted athletic trainer services, event coverage or at other athletic functions by:
    • Responding appropriately to emergency medical situations as an Athletic Trainer providing injury recognition and management in a timely fashion
    • Planning, implementing, evaluating and modifying appropriate preconditioning, conditioning, and reconditioning programs for athletes as defined in MGL c. 112, s. 23A.
    • The design, construction and application of supportive and/or protective devices for the prevention and treatment of athletic injuries
    • Educating athletes in methods of preventing athletic injuries

Qualifications

Required

  • Graduate of an accredited Athletic Training/Sports Medicine Program
  • Certification by the NATA as a Certified Athletic Trainer
  • Licensed as an Athletic Trainer in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • Maintain or obtain CPR certification
  • Must be able to regularly perform work at the heavy physical demand level.
  • Understands and developmental needs of the adolescent through geriatric populations.
  • Knowledge of providing care for athletes and patients with bone and joint issues and other sports related needs

Preferred

  • One year experience
  • In addition to the required degree, an Associates Degree or completion of a Medical Assistant program. Nursing Assistant certification or other healthcare preparation will be considered.

Applicants with relevant experience will be considered. Salem Hospital, a member of Mass General Brigham, is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Minorities and women are strongly encouraged to apply. Pre-employment drug screening is required.

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Katherine Melanson
Talent Acquisition Partner



Danvers, MA
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With NSPG, you’ll experience:

Career advancement

Grow, learn and develop new practice innovations.

Continue your medical education.

Make academic connections and explore teaching opportunities.

Explore leadership opportunities.

Develop clinical and administrative career ladders.

A supportive practice environment

Collaborative professionals.

Patient-centered care model.

Leadership that listens and values your contributions and ideas.

Autonomy and respect for your skills and expertise.

Excellent salary and benefits.

Clinical excellence

NSPG’s MHQP Patient Experience surveys show that we perform higher than the state mean in all domains with 92% of patients indicating that they would recommend NSPG services.

Our physicians are polling in the top 75th percentile of AMGA Satisfaction metrics for almost every major category—the highest physician satisfaction scores of any medical group in the Boston region.

25th percentile in MGMA cost benchmarks and top 75th percentile in revenue benchmarks.

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The North Shore area offers an excellent quality of life:
  • Communities with varied and rich histories and convenient access to museums, art, restaurants and shops.
  • Natural beauty, handsome architecture and vivid history—only 15 miles north of Boston.
  • 30 miles of gorgeous rocky coastline with breathtaking beaches and harbors.
  • World-class sailing and close proximity to the mountains and picturesque New England.
  • Easy access to a multitude of universities, colleges, and public and private schools.
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