Swedish Health Services Medical Assistant - Heart and Vascular Clinic in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Medical Group is looking for a Medical Assistant, (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to work in Heart And Vascular Clinic at Swedish Medical Group in Seattle , WA.
Work under the direction of a practitioner to perform duties as directed to assist in providing basic patient care to assigned patients. They will serve as a mentor and resource to Medical Assistants by providing support, guidance and training as needed.
In this position you will:
Responsible for the daily operations and planning of workflow for the Patient Services Coordinator (PSC) to ensure that all team members know what their priorities are, daily.
Assist with PSC coverage.
Responsible for training new hires and/or cross-training PSCs.
Responsible for evaluating the efficiencies of the team as well as identifying barriers and move to eliminate them where possible.
Responsible for making suggestions as to how to improve processes and procedures within the area/department; participate in quality assessment and improvement activities.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of a certified medical assistant program
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
Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Providers required at time of hire from American Heart Association (AHA) or Military Training Network (MTN)
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- One (1) year medical assisting experience in a clinic setting
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 128 primary care and specialty care clinics.
Swedish Medical Group now offers a one-time $3,000 Sign-on Bonus to Certified Medical Assistants newly joining SMG!
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details
Our Mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.
Our Vision is Health for a Better World.
Swedish is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); emergency rooms and specialty center in Redmond (East King County) and the Mill Creek area in Everett; and Swedish Medical Group, a network of more than 128 primary care and specialty care locations throughout the greater Puget Sound area. Swedish employs nearly 13,000 caregivers (all employees), including nearly 1,400 providers. 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
Work Locations: Cherry Hill James Tower (WA197) 550 17th Ave Seattle, 98122
Req ID: 282214