Providence Health & Services Certified Medical Assistant - Centralized Patient Access in Olympia, Washington
Providence is calling a Medical Assistant Certified (1.0 FTE, Days) to work in Centralized Patient Access for Providence Health & Services in Olympia, WA.
We are seeking a Medical Assistant - Certified to performall duties in a manner that promotes team concepts and reflects the Providence Health & Services mission, philosophy, and core values.
In this position you will:
Perform assigned tasks and activities according to skill level and patient needs as assessed by the RN or Provider.
Care for patients by following the standard rooming process. The MA-C may also be required to schedule needed testing, aid in telephone follow-up work, computer data entry, pend prescription refills and referral entry. May float to other clinics and/or departments as requested.
Follow general guidance and direction by the Provider, Practice Manager/Director, Clinic Supervisor and RN.
Complete most job duties independently and in accordance with established departmental, hospital, and organizational policies and procedures (as appropriate).
Operate within the defined scope of practice of a Medical Assistant – Certified as credentialed by the State of Washington and per Providence Medical Group guidelines.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of an accredited certified medical assistant program.
Active Interim Certificate or Active Medical Assistant Certified through Washington State; required by date of hire.
If in Active Interim Certification Status applicant must pass one of the following exams within 120 days of hire: AAMA, AMT, NHA NCCT.
Current BLS – Healthcare Provider (must be AHA accredited) required to have upon hire.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Previous experience in a physician office setting.
About the clinic you will serve:
Providence Medical Group is a group of more than 125 primary care, specialty care and hospital-based medical providers who serve a five-county region in scenic southwest Washington. Our clinics are located in Aberdeen, Centralia, Lacey, Olympia and Rochester. With an emphasis on the medical home model, our providers and staff strive to create a distinctive health care experience for each patient – one focused on trust, respect, communication and teamwork.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Medical Assistant
Req ID: 214523