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.
High School graduate or GED required. Successful completion of an approved medical assisting program is required (AAMA, AMT, NHA, NCCT or equivalent Medical Assistant Certification).
Experience/TrainingPrevious related experience preferred.
License/CertificationCurrent Washington State Medical Assistant - Certified (MA-C) required. Current American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare provider BLS required.
Other QualificationsEffective verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills required. Must be able to effectively utilize Microsoft Office applications to perform work. Well-developed problem solving and analytical skills required. Must be able to effectively prioritize workload amongst frequent interruptions with competing priorities. Knowledge of the healthcare environment required. Experience with an EMR. Bilingual Spanish/English preferred. Ability to coordinate work schedule with requirements of position (may include overtime and weekend work).