Providence Health & Services Credentialed Medical Assistant - Express Care Milwaukie in Milwaukie, Oregon

Description:

Providence is calling a Part-Time Credentialed Medical Assistant to Providence Express Care Walgreens Milwaukie in Milwaukie, OR. This benefited position will support in a unique on demand setting, working three 12 hour shifts each week. Clinic is currently open Monday-Sunday from 8:00am-8:00pm, availability to work one weekend day is preferred.

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.

  • Play a key role in maintaining a high level of patient satisfaction by providing exceptional customer service.

CMA, Certified Medical Assistant, C.M.A.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Credentialing through a nationally recognized Medical Assistant program such as Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA), American Medical Certification Association (AMCA), National Healthcareer Association (NHA), American Medical Technologists (AMT), National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT), or National Association for Healthcare Professionals (NAHP)

  • If not currently credentialed, this position will require successfully obtaining Medical Assistant Certification within 60 days from date of hire

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

  • 6 months of 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

  • Knowledge of insurance and insurance industry practices

  • Electronic Medical Records (EMR) experience

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 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.

About Us

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.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Medical Assistant

Location: Oregon-Milwaukie

Req ID: 196578