Medical Assistant - Dermatology (Capitol Hill, Per Diem) 9/9/2016

Group Health Cooperative Seattle, WA

Company
Group Health Cooperative
Job Classification
Part Time
Company Ref #
161988
AJE Ref #
576124630
Location
Seattle, WA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
High School Diploma or GED

JOB DESCRIPTION

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We are looking for a Medical Assistant (Temporary) to join the Dermatology team. Preferably with at least one year ambulatory care experience in a larger, high volume setting, very familiar with electronic medical charting, and the ability to help provide an excellent patient experience.



Schedule is Monday through Friday from 8:00AM to 5:00PM (variable) at the Central Medical Center.



**Only applications with an active Medical Assistant - Certified or Medical Assistant - Certified Interim credential with the Washington Department of Health will be considered.**



The Medical Assistant will:

* Provide overall rooming support to the team.

* Use EMR to obtain and transmit information.

* Obtain pertinent history and vital signs.

* Give limited information/results to patients within scope of practice.

* Coordinate referrals to other specialty clinics.

* Coordinate clerical functions.

* Prepare and stock exam and workrooms.

* Maintain instruments, equipment and supplies.

Education requirements:
Minimum: High School/GED. Graduate of accredited Medical Assistant program.

Experience requirements:
Preferred: 1 year ambulatory care experience.

Certification requirements:
Minimum: At time of hire Medical Assistant-Certified credential or Interim Medical Assistant-Certified credential. Washington State Department of Health issued credential. Interim credential expires 1 year from date of issuance. Able to obtain shortly after hire Current Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) certification or must obtain within 90 days of hire.

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What does it mean to work at Group Health?
At Group Health, our mission is to enrich peoples lives by improving health. As a Group Health employee, your role is to deliver on that mission every day by living our valuesCustomer Focus, Accountability, Innovation, Excellence, and Integrity. You take initiative, set goals, and solve problems while collaborating with friends and colleagues. Together we make a meaningful impact on our community.

In return, Group Health is committed to providing you competitive pay, excellent benefits, and an opportunity to make a difference each day as we strive to reach our vision to be the preferred health care partner by excelling in quality, service, and affordability.

For more information detailing the innovative work and amazing achievements our nursing teams accomplish through their dedicated focus in providing the highest levels of quality patient care, please visit GHC Nursing (https://www1.ghc.org/html/public/nursing).

Group Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected status.
Schedule: Per Diem
J2W code: NUR5E