Clinic Medical Assistant - Family Med
Lakewood, WA 98499
CHI-Franciscan Medical Group
Scheduled Hours per 2 Week Pay Period: 80
Weekends Required: No
Location: Lakewood, WA
Franciscan Medical Group is currently seeking a full time Clinic MA for our Franciscan Medical Clinic in Lakewood, WA! Come join our team- we are recruiting for a strong team player to join our Primary Care Clinic. Get the opportunity to participate in practice and team building creating the best place to work and heal. This clinic is Monday- Friday with no weekends or major holidays required!
About Your Position:
As a Medical Assistant, you will work as a member of a care team to provide care and support to patients under the direction of a physician or mid-level provider. Your daily responsibilities will include the following types of things:
Greeting and preparing patients for their visit with the provider by obtaining and recording their vital signs and other information such as height, weight, drug allergies, current medications and presenting problem
Assisting with diagnostic tests and clinical procedures such as venous and capillary invasive procedures for blood draws, intradermal (including skin tests), subcutaneous and intramuscular injections
Administering medications and vaccinations
Managing patient flow, ensuring enough time for patient and family education
Preparing and sterilizing instruments and maintaining equipment and patient care areas clean and orderly
Scheduling patient appointments and other administrative duties as needed
Actively participating in continuing education, required meetings and committees as requested
May perform medical scribe duties under the direct supervision and review of the attending provider and in compliance with the FMG Medical Scribe Program Policy.
High School Diploma (or GED equivalent) and completion of a Medical Assistant certification program at an accredited institution that demonstrates attainment of the requisite job knowledge skills/abilities.
One year experience as a Medical Assistant preferred.
Washington State Certification as a Medical Assistant-Certified.
Must have a current Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support (BLS) certification or obtain it within the first 30 days of employment.
- Requisition ID: 2019-R0258032
- Schedule: Full-time
- Shift: Day Job
- Market: CHI-Franciscan Medical Group