Providence Health & Services Medical Assistant - Certified in Colville, Washington
Providence is calling a Medical Assistant - Certified ( Phc Pmg Stevens Co Surgeons Dept, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Medical Group in Colville, 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.
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. Also, sterilizes instruments, equipment and surfaces.
Assists patients as needed with walking, transfers (with designated protocols), dressing, collecting specimens, preparing for exam, etc.
Consistently demonstrates correct handling of procedure specimens per provider orders, including appropriate identification, labeling, dating and disposal of the specimen.
Performs in-house testing, procedures and injections/immunizations as directed by provider, always following correct techniques and procedures.
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 GED.
Successful completion of a Washington State recognized medical assistant training program.
Experience with basic clinical practices, procedures, and standards.
Active Interim Certificate or Active Medical Assistant Certified through Washington State; required by date of hire
If in Active Interim Certification Status, applicant must pass one of the following exams within 120 days of hire
If in Pending Credentialing Status with the state, may hire with no more than 90 days grace period. Assigned duties are limited to WAC 246-827-0100
Current BLS – Healthcare Provider (must be AHA accredited) upon hire for Urgent Care
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
1 year previous experience in a physician office or clinic setting
Customer Service experience
About the clinic you will serve .
Providence Medical Group is a group of primary care, specialty care and hospital-based medical providers who serve eastern Washington in clinic locations. 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: 243891