Swedish Medical Center Certified Medical Assistant / PSCII - Sleep Clinic in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Health Services is looking for a Certified Medical Assistant / Patient Services Coordinator II (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to work in the Sleep Clinic at Cherry Hill, Seattle.
The Certified Medical Assistant / Patient Services Coordinator II is responsible for rooming, vitals, patient education, scheduling of new patients, follow-up clinic appointments, subsequent treatments, and requested diagnostic tests, acquiring of insurance verifications, referrals and authorizations, preparing and maintaining the patient’s medical record, reconciling billing issues, answering multiple phone lines and triaging phone calls.
Schedule : 8:30am-5pm
Location: Cherry Hill, Seattle
In this position you will:
Rooming, vitals, phone triage, patient paperwork/charting
Prior authorizations, checking insurance, Medicare
Coordinate clinic schedule to determine physician and clinic RN availability for appointments
Schedule outside clinic appointments, diagnostic tests, non-invasive procedures, and surgical procedures
Registers and consents patients, ensuring the completion of required forms, if necessary, at clinic site. Collects insurance co-pays as required by clinic site
Completes initial prospectus on newly referred patients and distributes to the appropriate individuals
Obtains pertinent records/films in preparation for first visit
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of certified medical assisting program
Washington State Medical Assistant Certified or Medical Assistant Interim certification
Current CPR certification or the ability to obtain within one month of hire
One year related experience in medical field
General experience regarding medical office paperwork; including billing, coding and medical terminology
Knowledge of MS Word and Windows based applications
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Associate Degree or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school with emphasis in Health Care
Patient care skills including confidentiality, sterile technique, patient education abd informed consent procedures
About Swedish Shared Services
Swedish is the largest, most comprehensive, nonprofit health provider in the Greater Seattle area. Our expanding network of facilities currently includes three hospital locations in Seattle, a hospital in Edmonds and the new Swedish Issaquah campus. It also consists of Swedish Medical Group’s network of primary care clinics, and affiliations with suburban hospitals and specialty clinics throughout Greater Seattle.
Each campus has a local operations leadership team, supported by centrally located and led corporate services, such as Human Resources, Financial and Information Services.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details
Our Non-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.
Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the Greater Seattle Area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 183 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Great Puget Sound area. Swedish employs more than 13,000 employees and 4,200 physicians. Whether through physician clinics, health education, research and innovation or other means of 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.
Job Category: Medical Assistant
Req ID: 161738