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Medical Assistant Certified - Palliative Care

Providence Health & Services

Olympia, WA 98507
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**Providence is calling a Medical Assistant Certified in the Palliative Care Department (Full time, 1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to Providence Medical Group in Olympia, WA.**
The Medical Assistant Certified performs assigned tasks and activities according to skill level and patient needs as assessed by the RN or Provider. The MA-C cares for patients by following the standard rooming process. The MA-C may also be required to schedule needed testing, aid in telephone follow-up work, computer data entry, pend prescription refills and referral entry. May float to other clinics and/or departments as requested. Follows general guidance and direction by the Provider, Practice Manager/Director, Clinic Supervisor and RN. Employee will be expected to perform most job duties independently and in accordance with established departmental, hospital, and organizational policies and procedures (as appropriate). The MA-C is expected to operate within the defined scope of practice of a Medical Assistant Certified as credentialed by the State of Washington and per Providence Medical Group guidelines.
**In this position you will:**
+ Consistently demonstrates adherence to the principles and requirements outlined in the Commitments and Compliance Integrity Program and any other organizational or departmental materials related to compliance with laws, regulatory requirements.
+ Consistently demonstrates adherence to Medicare and Medicaid regulations which directly or indirectly relate to the performance and job expectations.
+ Demonstrates knowledge of Providence Health and Services policy on Patients Rights and Responsibilities and respects these rights and responsibilities in carrying out daily activities.
+ Actively participates in departmental and organizational performance improvement activities.
+ Performs his/her work in a manner that meets or exceeds the level of care and service that Providence Health and Services promotes to the communities we serve.
**Required qualifications for this position include:**
+ Graduate of an accredited certified medical assistant program.
+ Active Interim Certificate or Active Medical Assistant Certified through Washington State; required by date of hire.
+ If Inactive 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:**
+ Experience in a physician office setting.
**About the clinic you will serve.**
Providence Medical Group is a group of more than 125 primary care, specialty care and hospital-based medical providers who serve a five-county region in scenic southwest Washington. Our clinics are located in Aberdeen, Centralia, Lacey, Olympia and Rochester. With an emphasis on the medical home model, our providers and staff strive to create a distinctive health care experience for each patient one focused on trust, respect, communication and teamwork.
**We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details**
**Our Mission**
As expressions of Gods healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
**About Us**
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
**Schedule:** Full-time
**Shift:** Day
**Job Category:** Medical Assistant
**Location:** Washington-Olympia
**Req ID:** 258067
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