Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) Job Opening

Registered Medical Assistant (RMA)

Southcoast Health

Middletown, Rhode Island
Category: Medical Assistant

At Southcoast Health, we acknowledge that our employees are what helps make us great!

Hours: 40hrs

Shift: Day Shift 8:30AM - 5PM

Location : Family Medicine - Middletown, RI

We are searching for a Medical Assistant in our Family Medicine Practice

  • Provide the highest quality of care and treatment for all patients
  • Assist providers with patient care and procedures, and facilitate efficient flow of patients through the clinic or medical office.
  • May be responsible for telephone communication with patients including communication of test results, surgery schedules, procedures and providing appropriate counsel and follow-up under the direction of a designated supervisor.
  • Utilize an Electronic Medical Record (EMR) and other related software to update and/or access patient information, as appropriate.
  • Maintain patient privacy and confidentiality.

Education and/or Experience Requirements:

  • Equal to completion of 4 years of high school.
  • Specialized courses and training.
  • National third-party certification, such as AMCA, AAMA, AMT, CCMA (NHA certification), or NCMA (NCCT certification) is required within 90 days of hire
  • Successful completion of a Medical Assistant Program, or equivalent medical office practice experience, is required.
  • BLS certification required
  • Prior experience in using an Electronic Medical Record (EMR) and/or health-related computer software is preferred.
  • One (1) year of medical assistance work experience is preferred.
  • Fluent in a language other than English and Medical Interpreting is preferred

Southcoast Health is a community based health delivery system with multiple access points, offering an integrated continuum of health services throughout Southeastern Massachusetts and East Bay, Rhode Island. For more than 100 years, we have provided quality, patient-focused care in a stet-of-the-art environment. By uniting a single purpose and building an integrated system of services and resources, we have become one of the largest and fastest-growing health systems in Massachusetts.

Together We Are More.

  • 311 years of hospitals’ collective continuous services
  • 920 + square miles of service across southern MA + East bay, RI
  • 7400 + employees doctors, nurses, professionals in IT, Finance, HR, and more
  • Top 5% of USA hospitals for 2017 clinical performance by Healthgrades

We are committed to providing our employees in MA and RI with optimal benefits that promote a healthy work/life balance and add value to our employees’ lives.

  • Generous Earned Time Off Package**
  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance*
  • Tuition Assistance**
  • Short Term and Long Term Disability Insurance*
  • Life & AD&D insurance*
  • Flexible Spending Accounts*
  • 403B Retirement Plan with match
  • HealthQuest Wellness Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee Discount Program
  • Career Development Opportunities

Are you ready to make a difference in your community? Join us in our strive to be more than medicine!

Job Type: Full-time


  • medical assistant: 1 year (Preferred)


  • AMCA, AAMA, AMT, CCMA (NHA certification), or NCMA (NCCT) (Preferred)