About Fallon Health:
Founded in 1977, Fallon Health is a leading health care services organization that supports the diverse and changing needs of those we serve. In addition to offering innovative health insurance solutions and a variety of Medicaid and Medicare products, we excel in creating unique health care programs and services that provide coordinated, integrated care for seniors and individuals with complex health needs. Fallon has consistently ranked among the nation’s top health plans, and is accredited by the National Committee for Quality Assurance for its HMO, Medicare Advantage and Medicaid products. For more information, visit www.fallonhealth.org.
About Summit ElderCare:
Fallon Health operates the largest Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) in New England and the fifth largest in the country. Called Summit ElderCare, Fallon’s PACE helps provide older adults and their caregivers with a welcome alternative to nursing home care. Participants in Summit ElderCare have access to comprehensive medical services and social support at a Summit ElderCare site while they keep the independence of living in their own homes and communities.
The clinical assistant performs clinical and administrative duties under the direction of the Clinical Nurse Manager, assists the MD/DO, NP and/or RN in administering care and treatment to participants including but not limited to phlebotomy and EKG in an expeditious, courteous and professional manner, facilitating a smooth flow of healthcare practices, providing basic and direct care to participants as directed, and ensuring a good patient care experience in the PACE clinic.
Education: High School Diploma, completion of qualified phlebotomy course and internship
Certification: Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) with CPR, EKG, and phlebotomy certification required
Experience: Minimum 1 year working with frail elderly population and one year working with those with dementia.