Nov 19, 2021

Patient Services Coordinator II (MA-C) - Swedish Cancer Institute Professional Svc

  • Providence
  • Seattle, WA, USA
Full-time

Job Description

Description:

Swedish Medical Center is looking for a flexible Patient Services Coordinator II (MA-C) (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to work in Swedish Cancer Institute Professional Services at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA and provide support to our Edmonds team on a rotational basis..

The Patient Services Coordinator II - MAC provides support and clinic coordination of multiple patient care services as well as patient orientation for the Swedish Cancer Institute on multiple campuses, exercising independence in the planning and accomplishment of a wide spectrum of clerical duties.

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In this position you will: .

  • Greet and prepare patients for the practitioner. Obtain and record vital signs and other appropriate information, such as height, weight, drug allergies, current medications and presenting problem
  • Schedules multiple, sequential procedures and diagnostic tests as directed by the physician. Makes schedule adjustments as necessitated by the patient’s condition
  • Coordinates clinic schedule to optimize physician clinic and procedure availability on multiple campuses
  • May draw blood, perform laboratory tests; assist in diagnostic tests and clinical procedures to appropriate level of training as established in procedures
  • Obtains non-invasive body fluid specimens

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of certified medical assistant program
  • Washington State Medical Assistant Certified or Medical Assistant Interim certification
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Providers required at time of hire from American Heart Association (AHA) or Military Training Network (MTN)
  • One (1) year medical assistant experience in a healthcare setting. (i.e. physician’s office, scheduler, etc.)

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Associate Degree or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school with emphasis in Health Care
  • Experienced in obtaining insurance verifications, referrals and authorizations
  • Experience with Epic

About the First Hill Campus.

The 697-bed tertiary-care center on the Swedish/First Hill campus is the flagship of the Swedish health-care system. Swedish/First Hill has one of the most active and advanced birthing programs in Washington state and houses a Level III neonatal intensive-care unit. More surgeries are performed each year at Swedish/First Hill than at any other facility in the region; volumes include more total joint replacements than any other medical center in the state.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://swedish.jobs/why-swedish/#benefits-rewards

Our Mission

Our Mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

Our Vision is Health for a Better World.

About Us

Swedish is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); emergency rooms and specialty center in Redmond (East King County) and the Mill Creek area in Everett; and Swedish Medical Group, a network of more than 128 primary care and specialty care locations throughout the greater Puget Sound area. Swedish employs nearly 13,000 caregivers (all employees), including nearly 1,400 providers. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we're committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, 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: Washington-Seattle

Work Locations: First Hill Arnold Bldg (WA181) 1221 Madison Seattle, 98104

Req ID: 309077