Medical Assistant Registered - Family Medicine
Company: Skagit Regional Health
Location: Mount Vernon
Posted on: June 12, 2021
Job Category CNA/LPN/MA Position Medical Assistant Registered -
Family Medicine Req Code 19691 Location Skagit Regional Clinics -
Mount Vernon Job Summary The information described in this job
description has been designed to indicate the general nature of the
work performed. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as
a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and
qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
Responsible for coordinating and facilitating patient care
activities as assigned for provider(s). This position may float to
other departments in support of patient care/organization need.
Works effectively and cooperatively within the workplace.
Location/Department specific tasks and competencies may apply.
Essential Functions Prepare examination room per established
procedure. Facilitate efficient patient flow through effective
performance of established procedures. Document correctly and
succinctly in the medical record in a timely manner. Utilize
patient record in an appropriate manner. Perform patient care
within scope of license, in support of patient satisfaction
initiatives and per organization policies and procedures.
Medication administration limited to the administration of eye
drops, topical ointments, and vaccines after successful completion
of on the job training program. Teach patient and/or family member
through utilization of effective organization resources. Facilitate
accurate coding, patient referrals, appointment rescheduling and
prescription refills. Direct patient calls in an appropriate
manner. Ensure that the electronic medical record is complete and
accurate through established procedures. Respond to codes in a
prompt manner. Maintain ability to effectively utilize Microsoft
Office (Outlook) and department specific software applications to
perform work. Communicate effectively and cooperatively in the
workplace. Actively contribute to the achievement of Quality
Improvement and Lean Process Improvement activities. Complete all
mandatory learning requirements in a timely manner. Maintain
current BLS certification as required. Attend and actively
participate in all department, team and/or committee meetings.
Comply with all Skagit Regional Health, department and location
specific policies and procedures. Maintain ability to float to
other departments/locations as assigned. Perform other duties as
assigned by Supervisor or designee. Education High School graduate
or GED required. Successful completion of SRH Medical Assisting on
the job training program is required. Experience/Training Previous
experience in a health care setting preferred.
License/Certification Washington State Medical Assistant -
Registered application to be initiated on the first day of the On
the Job Training (OJT) program. SRH funds/reimburses the
application and renewal fee of the MA-R WA State Certificate.
American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare provider BLS required
within 30 days of hire, prior to working in assigned department.
Other Qualifications Good verbal, written and interpersonal
communication skills required. Experience with an Electronic Health
Record preferred. Bilingual Spanish/English preferred. Ability to
coordinate work schedule with requirements of position (may include
overtime and weekend work) is required.
Keywords: Skagit Regional Health, Seattle , Medical Assistant Registered - Family Medicine, Other , Mount Vernon, Washington
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