Providence Health & Services Certified Medical Assistant- Walgreen's Express Care Clinic, Murphy's Corner, Mill Creek in Everett, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Certified Medical Assistant to the Walgreen's Express Care Clinic, Providence Medical Group, at Murphy's Corner in Mill Creek, WA.

We are seeking a Medical Assistant to support the delivery of cost-effective, clinically competent, reliable healthcare in a safe, respectful manner that ensures patient respect and dignity. He or she will manage a heavy patient flow to ensure that patient appointment demands are met and services are available as requested or needed.

The person in this role will also perform Patient Services Representative duties, including checking in patients, verifying insurance, taking payments and doing deposits.

This is a full-time dayshift position with the working hours of 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. three days per week (12 hour shifts), including 2 weekends per month.

It is essential that the person in this position have a positive attitude and the ability to work independently. The person in this role must be flexible in their work schedule, including having the ability to pick up extra shifts, switch shifts and swap shifts.

In this position you will:

  • Greet and prepare patients for practitioner; obtain and record vital signs and other appropriate information, such as height, weight, drug allergies, current medications and presenting problem.

  • Manage patient flow ensuring enough time for patient and family education; assess patients and communicate urgent patient needs to the practitioner.

  • Anticipate the needs of the patient and the practitioner during the exam; provide patient mobility assistance as necessary.

  • Draw blood; perform EKGs, laboratory and x-rays, mini-cathertization; assist with diagnostic tests and clinical procedures to appropriate level of training and established procedures.

  • Insure patient privacy and comfort during the exam; instruct patients in the collection of samples and other tests.

  • Obtain body fluids as directed by practitioner; arrange for patient testing, referrals, and/or hospital admission as appropriate.

  • With practitioner order, administer oral, subcutaneous, intramuscular or intradermal medication / inoculations and discontinue IVs.

  • Maintain confidentiality of records, patient, employee or medical center information at all times; ensure all information and conversations regarding patients are secured from general public access.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant school or other qualifying education

  • Completion of the MA Certification Exam through the AAMA, AMT, NHA, NCCT or completion of a ABR-OE course

  • Certified as a Medical Assistant in the State of Washington

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Providers certification issued by the American Heart Association

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Previous experience as a Medical Assistant in a physician office setting, preferrably in Primary Care or Urgent Care

  • Experience with electronic charting, preferrably EPIC

About the clinic you will serve.

Providence Medical Group is a group of primary care, specialty care and hospital-based medical providers who serve Snohomish County in more than 10 locations in scenic northwest Washington. The Express Care Clinics are housed at Walgreen's retail stores and are a member of the Providence Medical Group.

Express Care Clinics are open 8 a.m. - 8 p.m., seven days per week. We offer same day appointments and extended hours. Our providers and staff strive to create a distinctive health care experience for each patient – one focused on trust, respect, communication and teamwork. Express Care Clinics provide a variety of services, including aid with the cold, flu, allergies, asthma, eye irritations, urinary tract infections, skin conditions, sprains, cuts, and more. We also provide screenings and tests for Strep, Mono, pregnancy, STDs, sports and school physicals, and cholesterol testing. Our patient population ranges in age from 18 months and older.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. 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.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Medical Assistant

Location: Washington-Everett

Req ID: 138625