Swedish Medical Center Medical Assistant - Walgreens Mercer Island in Mercer Island, Washington
Swedish Medical Group is looking for a Medical Assistant (1.0 FTE, DAY SHIFT) to work within our Walgreen's Retail Locations - Mercer Island, WA.
The Retail Medical Assistant provides effective and efficient services to retail patients; work under the direction of a practitioner to perform duties as directed to assist in providing basic patient care within in retail clinics.
Swedish Medical Group now offers a one time $3,000 Sign-on Bonus to Certified Medical Assistants newly joining SMG!*
In this position you will:
Greet and check-in patients and visitors in a friendly, courteous manner in person and on the phone; direct flow of patients and calls.
Collect and verify demographic information from patient or family member.
Perform screening function with patients to determine appropriate staff/departments to best meet patient needs and refer appropriately.
Collect and process patient payments.
Provide information to patients regarding financial policies, registration requirements, etc.
Obtain and record vital signs and other appropriate information.
Perform sight and hearing tests as indicated.
Required qualifications for this position include:
H.S. Diploma or GED
Graduate of a certified medical assistant program.
Prior experience providing a high level of customer service in a fast paced environment, including handling confidential data with discretion.
Active Interim Certificate or Active Medical Assistant Certified through Washington State; required by date of hire.
If in Active Interim Certification Status applicant must pass one of the following exams within 120 days of hire: AAMA, AMT, NHA NCCT.
Current BLS – Healthcare Provider (must be AHA accredited) required to have BLS upon hire.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Coursework/Training in some college
6 months medical assisting experience in a clinic setting.
Previous experience in a healthcare setting.
Electronic Medical Records (EMR) experience.
Added Position Benefits:
$3,000 Sign-on bonus
$1,000 employee referral bonus offered
About Swedish Medical Group
Swedish Medical Group (SMG) is a successful, performance-driven division of Swedish Health Services, the largest non-profit health provider in the Greater Seattle area. The SMG network includes more than 900 providers across more than 130 primary care and specialty care clinics.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details
Our nonprofit Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of each person we serve. Our Vision is to demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all 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 118 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Puget Sound. Swedish employs more than 13,300 employees and 3,100 physicians and allied health professionals. 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.
Job Category: Medical Assistant
Location: Washington-Mercer Island
Work Locations: Ec Walgreens Mercer Island (WA256) 7707 Se 27th Street Mercer Island, 98040
Req ID: 243541