Nov 29, 2021

Medical Assistant II- *$5K Sign-On Bonus*

  • Providence
  • Lacey, WA, USA
Full-time

Job Description

Description:

Providence is calling a Medical Assistant IV (1.0 FTE, Days) to work in Hawks Prairie Family Medicine at Providence Medical Group Southwest Washington in Lacey, WA.

The MA IV works under the delegation of a licensed practitioner to perform duties as directed to assist in providing patient care to assigned patients. A MA IV is capable of performing all aspects of the MA I and MA II and MA III roles. Additionally, the MA IV serves in a leader role or is highly skilled and trained in multiple complex specialty areas and oversees ambassadors, change agents, quality champions, and preceptors within the clinic.

Ages of Patients Served: Birth and above.

$5000 Sign-On Bonus

In this position you will:

  • Must serve as a lead by supporting clinical management in the clinic's daily operations, quality, and workflow efficiency and/or is highly skilled and trained in multiple complex specialty areas and oversees ambassadors, change agents, quality champions, and preceptors within the clinic
  • Delivers upon the service expectations of both patients and fellow team members by listening to their needs; engaging in positive interactions; and following through on promises made in a thoughtful, efficient, timely and courteous manner so that their total outcome is better than expected.
  • Operates as a fully competent MA performing all job functions timely, efficiently and effectively utilizing knowledge of medical assistant training and skills, and has reached competency in advanced procedures for the Clinic/locations supported.
  • As appropriate, has validated competencies in high-risk and/or advanced procedures needing specialized expertise in multiple clinical areas.
  • Performs all duties and passed competency testing/evaluation as required for a Medical Assistant I, Medical Assistant II, and Medical Assistant III.
  • Responsible for observing the effectiveness and efficiencies of the team, as well as, identifying barriers and making recommendations to leadership for improvements.
  • Oversees the completion and monitoring of the MA III identified champions, ambassadors, or officers assigned by clinic management and reports to clinic management on progress of programs.
  • Provides MA administrative and clinical support required to deliver quality patient care via a telehealth or virtual visit platform as an extension of in-clinic services and patient care strategy.
  • Works in a safe manner, adhering to general safety precautions and standards. Reports any unsafe conditions to their supervisor and/or the safety hotline.
  • Consistently meet skill based competency expectations established for the organization and shows a commitment to education and/or certification consistent with level and area of practice.
  • Perform and assist with front and back office duties and coverage required to support patient care.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • H.S. Diploma or GED
  • Graduate of accredited school for medical assistants, or an equivalent combination of coursework, experience/training to qualify to sit for a National Certification exam.
  • 3 years of medical assisting experience in a clinic setting
  • 3 years of experience providing a high level of customer service in a fast paced environment, including handling confidential data with discretion
  • 6 months of working experience in a PSJH clinic within the last 3 years, OR 18 months experience in a Lead MA role in a clinical setting in lieu of
  • Required upon hire (WA State Only): active MA-C in state of WA AND active national certification/registration by AMCA, AAMA, AMT, NHA, NCCT, or NAHP as a Medical Assistant
  • Required upon hire: Current BLS - Must be AHA accredited

Preferred qualification for this position include:

  • Bachelor's Degree

About the clinic you will serve.

Providence Medical Group is a group of more than 125 primary care, specialty care and hospital-based medical providers who serve a five-county region in scenic southwest Washington. Our clinics are located in Aberdeen, Centralia, Lacey, Olympia and Rochester. With an emphasis on the medical home model, 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 comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

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.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Medical Assistant

Location: Washington-Lacey

Req ID: 294730