Providence Health & Services Certified Medical Assistant - Walgreen's Express Care Clinic, Snohomish County in Snohomish, Washington
Providence Medical Group is calling Certified Medical Assistant's to our various Walgreen's Express Care Clinics with Providence Medical Group in Snohomish County, WA .
This is a full-time (0.9 FTE) and benefits eligible position.
Please Note: The working hours will be 8am - 8pm; three days per week (12 hour shifts), including the requirement of working 2 weekends per month and up to 4 holidays per year.*
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.
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-catheterization; 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.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of an accredited school or other qualifying education
Current Medical Assistant (MA-C) License through the WA State Dept. of Health
Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Providers certification issued by the American Heart Association
Ability to pass proficiency testing following Epic EMR training
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, preferably 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. 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: 194228