Work in Washington Veterans Jobs

Job Information

CommonSpirit Health Clinic Medical Assistant - Primary Care in TUKWILA, Washington

Overview

CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more than 700 care sites across the U.S., from clinics and hospitals to home-based care and virtual care services, CommonSpirit is accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S. residents. Our world needs compassion like never before. Our communities need caring and our families need protection. With our combined resources, CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities, advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable, and innovating how and where healing can happen, both inside our hospitals and out in the community.

Responsibilities

$3,000 SIGN-ON BONUS for fulltime Clinic Medical Assistants positions (sign on bonus applies to external hires only and must meet company guidelines for bonus payout)

About Your Position:

As a Medical Assistant, you will work as a member of a care team to provide care and support to patients under the direction of a physician or mid-level provider. Your daily responsibilities will include the following types of things:

  • Greeting and preparing patients for their visit with the provider by obtaining and recording their vital signs and other information such as height, weight, drug allergies, current medications and presenting problem

  • Assisting with diagnostic tests and clinical procedures such as venous and capillary invasive procedures for blood draws, intradermal (including skin tests), subcutaneous and intramuscular injections

  • Administering medications and vaccinations

  • Managing patient flow, ensuring enough time for patient and family education

  • Preparing and sterilizing instruments and maintaining equipment and patient care areas clean and orderly

  • Scheduling patient appointments and other administrative duties as needed

  • Actively participating in continuing education, required meetings and committees as requested

  • May perform medical scribe duties under the direct supervision and review of the attending provider and in compliance with the FMG Medical Scribe Program Policy.

Qualifications

Job Requirements:

  • High School Diploma (or GED equivalent) and completion of a Medical Assistant certification program at an accredited institution that demonstrates attainment of the requisite job knowledge skills/abilities.

  • One year experience as a Medical Assistant preferred.

Licensure/Certifications:

  • Washington State Certification as a Medical Assistant-Certified.

  • Current Healthcare Provider BLS Certification.

Connect With Us!

Not ready to apply, or can't find a relevant opportunity?

to learn more about a career at CommonSpirit Health and experience #humankindness.

Equal Opportunity

CommonSpirit Healthâ„¢ is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, parental status, ancestry, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

External hires must pass a post offer, pre-employment background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with an arrest and/or conviction will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, ban the box laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances .

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by telephone at (415) 438-5575 and let us know the nature of your request . We will only respond to messages left that involve a request for a reasonable accommodation in the application process. We will accommodate the needs of any qualified candidate who requests a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

CommonSpirit Health participates in E-verify.

Requisition ID 2020-107932

Employment Type Full Time

Department Family Care

Hours Per Pay Period 80

Facility CHI Franciscan Medical Group

Shift Day

Standard Hours Variable

Work Schedule Varies

Location WA-TUKWILA

DirectEmployers