Providence Health & Services Certified Medical Assistant - Providence Express Care, North Portland & Vancouver in Portland, Oregon

Description:

Providence is calling a Certified Medical Assistant (0.9 FTE, Days) to Providence Medical Group Providence Express Care Clinic Interstate in Portland, OR.

In this position, you will:

  • Provide effective and efficient services to patients working under the direction of a practitioner, assisting in basic patient care within a retail clinic.

  • Be the first point of contact to patients or visitors and play a key role in maintaining a high level of patient satisfaction by providing exceptional customer service.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Completion of an accredited Medical Assistant program and credentialing through a nationally recognized Medical Assistant program such as AAMA, AMT, RMA or NCCT

  • Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (AHA-BLS) for Healthcare Provider certification

  • Applicant must meet requirements for certification according to RCW 18.135, State of Washington, and Department of Health

  • 6 months recent experience working as a Medical Assistant

  • Experience providing a high level of customer service in a fast paced environment, including handling confidential data with discretion

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Some college

  • Electronic medical records (EMR) experience

  • Knowledge of insurance and insurance industry practices

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

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: Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 145761