Job Description

Tight knit Community, lasting care

At Samaritan Healthcare we are dedicated to providing healthcare services to the community that we serve. We are committed to providing the very best work environment for our employees and the very best care to our patients.

As a Medical Assistant – Certified (MA-C) you will assist providers and other members of the clinic health care team by performing a variety of back office and patient-related tasks to ensure a smooth patient workflow within the department. In this role, you will provide a variety of patient care procedures within the scope of practice as defined by the Samaritan Clinic under Washington State certification. The scope of practice, may include, but is not limited to: injections, EKG's, ear lavage and blood draws, measuring patient vital signs, manage rooming and patient flow, including pre-visit preparation, assisting with the patient visit, and post-visit duties as well as informing the provider of schedule changes that impact patient flow.

The ideal candidate is one who lives out our Samaritan values -- listen, love, respect, excel and innovate as they work independently and as a team in delivering an excellent customer/patient experience. Your role as a Medical Assistant is a valuable and critical service to direct patient care.

You may qualify for this position with the following credentialing and experience:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Active license in the State of Washington as a Medical Assistant – Certified (National certifications must still become credentialed through the WA State Department of Health)
  • Knowledge of Electronic Medical Record systems, Epic preferred
  • Current Healthcare Provider (HCP) CPR certification
  • Pediatric medicine experience preferred; new grads encouraged to apply

Competencies include, but are not limited to:

  • Demonstrated competency in the ability to care for customers/patients across the age continuum
  • Critical thinking in seeking appropriate direction and the ability to independently exercise safe judgment in decision making
  • Ability to practice within legal and ethical guidelines
  • Demonstrated competency on equipment

This is a Full-Time, 36 hour per week position working 7:45 am to 5:15 pm;  *Must be flexible with hours depending on the need of the provider and organization for the delivery of patient care.

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