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Pacific Medical Centers Medical Assistant - Madison Primary Care in Seattle, Washington

Description:

Find what you’re looking for in your career, at PacMed as a Medical Assistant to Madison Primary Care in Seattle, Wa.

This is a per diem, day shift position.

Medical Assistants at Pacific Medical Centers perform direct hands- on patient care under the supervision/direction of a provider. Responsible for patient flow, including preparing patient and assisting with exams, keeping exam rooms stocked and clean, checking equipment daily to ensure that it is functioning accurately. Responsible for provider support to include assisting the provider with quality support measures, paperwork, patient follow-up, returning calls and other assigned tasks to meet patients' needs. Performs clerical duties to maintain effective office operations, while continuing to provide support to the provider. Anticipates provider needs and prepares for patient visits including obtaining test results, and health information from outside sources including hospitals. Prepares rooms before visits with proper equipment and supplies. Preps for procedures and assists as needed.

In this position you will:

  • Assist nursing and physician staff with direct patient care by assisting patients to appropriate treatment areas, prepare patient areas for examination, help with patient exams and procedures, following universal precautions and sterile technique, and help to discharge patients.

  • Perform and record a variety of treatment procedures as ordered by the provider and performed under the clinical direction of the nurse or physician.

  • Administer injections (intramuscular, subcutaneous or intradermally).

  • Answer incoming telephone calls, screen those requiring the provider’s immediate attention, those which can be returned later, and those that they or other office personnel can address.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Graduated from an accredited Medical Assisting (MA) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) program

  • Currently licensed to practice in Washington as a certified MA or LPN- Interim MA Certification accepted upon hire; medical assistant certified credential required within six months of hire

  • Basic Life Support certification within 1 month of hire

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Two years of experience within a medical setting

  • Ability to use an Electronic Medical Records (EMR) system

  • Bilingual

About Us:

Our mission is to provide respectful, high-quality, patient-focused healthcare to each person and to the communities we serve.Quality and respect. These are the words Pacific Medical Centers (PacMed) employees live and work by. PacMedis a private, not-for-profit, primary and integrated multispecialty health care network with 11 outpatient clinics across the Puget Sound region and more than 150 primary and specialty care providers. Affiliated with the Providence Health & Services system, PacMed provides patient-focused health care —and even same-day appointments —to nearly 100,000 patients in King, Snohomish and Pierce counties. We provide immediate access to cutting-edge technology, first-class facilities and board-certified specialists, many of whom have been listed as among “Seattle’s Best Doctors.” Pacific Medical Centers, PacMed, and their Affiliates' (collectively “PacMed”) comply with applicable Federal civil rights laws and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. PacMed does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details —

http://pacmed.jobs/benefits/

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide respectful, high-quality, patient-focused healthcare to each person and to the communities we serve.

About Us

Quality and respect. These are the words Pacific Medical Centers (PacMed) employees live and work by. PacMed is a private, not-for-profit, primary and integrated multispecialty health care network with 10 outpatient clinics across the Puget Sound region and more than 175 primary and specialty care providers. Affiliated with the Providence Health & Services system, PacMed provides patient-focused health care — and even same-day appointments — to patients in King, Snohomish and Pierce counties. We provide immediate access to cutting-edge technology, first-class facilities and board-certified specialists, many of whom have been listed as among “Seattle’s Best Doctors.”

Pacific Medical Centers, PacMed, and their Affiliates' (collectively “PacMed”) comply with applicable Federal civil rights laws and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. PacMed does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Medical Assistant

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 251009

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