Providence Health & Services Medical Assistant in Spokane, Washington
Providence is calling a Medical Assistant (MA) ( Northwest Heart and Lung Surgical Associates , Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children’s Hospital in Spokane, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Interviews patients, measures vital signs and accurately records information in the medical record.
Reconciliation of medications, allergies, and immunizations
Assures the patient and room is appropriately prepared and/or prepped for the planned exam or procedure.
Cleans exam/procedure rooms between patient visits to maintain infection control.
Assists patients as needed with walking, transfers (with designated protocols), dressing, preparing for exam, etc.
Provides care team coverage including, answering phones, scheduling appointments, and checking in (or out) patients.
Orders, sorts, stores supplies; restocks exam/procedure rooms.
Adheres to established company compliance, policies, procedures and protocols.
Required qualifications for this position include:
High School diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED)
Graduate of an accredited and certified Medical Assistant program
Eligible to be certified as a Health Care Assistant (HCA) in Washington State
Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Certification as a Medical Assistant (MA)
Work experience in a clinic setting
2 years of hospital or medical business office experience.
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children’s Hospital has a commanding presence in Spokane, Washington and is a beacon of hope and healing for patients throughout the region. We have over 600 beds and are chosen by people from across the state for the da Vinci surgical robotic for heart surgery and parents from all over the Inland Northwest who have children with life-threatening conditions know they’ll find the care and comfort they need at Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital.
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: 249118