Swedish Medical Center Medical Assistant (Per Diem) - Diabetes Education Center in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Medical Assistant, Licensed MA-C (Per Diem, Variable) to work in the Diabetes Education Center at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.
The Medical Assistant, Licensed MA-C plays a vital role on the patient care team, demonstrating the Swedish values of patient-centered care and service; respect, caring and compassion; teamwork and partnership; continuous learning and improvement; and leadership.
In this position you will:
Greet and room patients in the clinic setting
Obtain vital signs and gather pertinent patient information
Provide patient education about procedures and medications as directed
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of a certified medical assistant program
Washington State Medical Assistant Certified or Medical Assistant Interim certification
Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) or ability to obtain within one month of hire
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Minimum of one year of experience working as a medical assistant
Computer keyboard skills
Experience using Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
About the First Hill Campus
The 697-bed tertiary-care center on the Swedish/First Hill campus is the flagship of the Swedish health-care system. Swedish/First Hill has one of the most active and advanced birthing programs in Washington state and houses a Level III neonatal intensive-care unit. More surgeries are performed each year at Swedish/First Hill than at any other facility in the region; volumes include more total joint replacements than any other medical center in the state.
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.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Medical Assistant
Work Locations: First Hill Main Bldg (WA145) 747 Broadway Seattle, 98122
Req ID: 204771