Medical Assistant Certified - Flex MA for Urology, General Surgery, an
Company: DaVita Medical Group
Posted on: October 12, 2018
Medical Assistant Certified - Flex MA for Urology, General Surgery, an At The Everett Clinic, our purpose is simple-do the right thing-for our patients and each other. This philosophy allows us to recruit the best talent and enjoy a reputation as one of the most innovative and high-quality healthcare providers in the country. Some say we are a medical group, but we like to think we're a large family. Our team cares about our patients and each other. We offer the best in quality care, advanced technologies and quality facilities. Our Core Values: We do what is right for each patient. We provide an enriching and supportive workplace. Our team focuses on value: service, quality, and cost. The Everett Clinic offers competitive salary, excellent benefits including a retirement savings plan, tuition reimbursement, paid time off, health insurance, flexible work schedules and professional growth opportunities. Work with the best. Join our Team. Overview: Under general supervision, the medical assistant works with all members of the departmental health care team providing assistance to patients, and nursing staff with direct and indirect patient care, ensuring smooth work and patient flow within the department. $3000 Sign-on bonus for MAs with 2 or more years' experience. $1500 Sign-on bonus for MAs with less than 2 years' experience. Schedule: Primarily Monday-Friday 8am-5pm, but subject to change based on coverage needs, most days will be in Urology with floating to General Surgery and GYN, averaging 30 hours per week. Essential Functions: The Medical Assistant-Certified (MA-C) is responsible for providing assistance to the healthcare practitioner by providing direct patient care. This includes: Face to face, telephone or electronic contact with patients for the purpose of examination, treatment, monitoring, and preparation for diagnostic tests or procedure. Notifying the RN/provider immediately in situations where the patient is unstable or requires urgent or emergent care. Assisting with care under the direct supervision of the RN/provider. The MA-C functions as an integral member of the healthcare team. Education: Minimum: Graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant program. Credentials: Minimum: Medical Assistant-Certified (MA-C) through the Washington State Department of Health. Minimum: Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers (through the American Heart Association). Experience: Preferred: 1 year of previous Medical Assistant work experience. KSAs: Knowledge of medical office practice. Knowledge of examination, diagnostic, and treatment room procedures. Knowledge of and the ability to use medical equipment and instruments to administer patient care. Knowledge of common safety hazards and precautions to establish a safe work environment. Skill in assisting in a variety of treatments and (medications, if credentialed to do so) as directed. Skill in taking vital signs. Skill in maintaining records and recording test results. Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with patients, employees, physicians and the public. Ability to maintain quality control standards. Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations. Ability to interpret, adapt and apply guidelines and procedures. Typing skills needed if backing up reception. Ability to communicate clearly. DaVita Medical Group manages and operates medical groups and affiliated physician networks in California, Colorado, Florida, Nevada, New Mexico, Pennsylvania and Washington. A leading independent medical group in America, DaVita Medical Group has over two decades of experience providing coordinated, outcomes-based medical care in a cost-effective manner. As of June 30, 2017, DaVita Medical Group's teammates, employed clinicians and affiliated clinicians provided care for approximately 1.7 million patients. DaVita Medical Group's leadership development initiatives and social responsibility efforts have been recognized by Fortune, Modern Healthcare, Newsweek and WorldBlu. DaVita Medical Group is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. As such, DaVita Medical Group makes hiring decisions solely on the basis of qualifications and experience, and without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks. DaVita Medical Group will consider qualified applicants who have criminal histories in a manner consistent with the law.
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