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Providence Health & Services Certified Medical Assistant - Staffing Float Pool *$1500 Sign-On Bonus* in Medford, Oregon

Description:

Providence Medical Group is calling a Medical Assistant to join our Staffing Float Pool team in Southern Oregon. This job posting represents 32 hour per week positions. This is an exciting opportunity to support both primary care and specialty clinics throughout the Rogue Valley. Aside from the fantastic benefits offered by Providence, which begins on your first day of employment, we are also offering a $1500 sign on bonus to new hires or eligible rehires!

Apply today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text message with some additional questions from our Modern Hire system.

We are seeking a Medical Assistant who will work under the delegation of a licensed practitioner to perform duties as directed to assist in providing patient care to assigned patients. A CMA is fully competent in the clinical needs/functions for assigned clinic/location of work. A CMA is expected to perform in accordance with established policies, procedures, and regulations.

Job Description:

Providence Medical Assistants are placed as Level I or II, based on experience with specific skill sets, certifications, and responsibilities.

As a Medical Assistant I, you will:

  • Greet and prepare patients for their appointment – confirm identity; record vital signs and other appropriate information, maintain medication and immunization records, and document all interactions

  • Prepare and maintain examination and treatment areas

  • Under the delegation of a licensed practitioner, you may:

  • Obtain specimens; perform required testing; administer medications; and administer vaccines

  • Assist or perform point-of-care tests and clinical procedures

  • Float to other clinics as needed

Medical Assistant II performs all the duties above as well as:

  • Front office tasks such as patient authorizations, scheduling, etc.

  • Increasingly advanced procedures with validated competencies

  • Follow procedures for handling and disposing of biohazardous, infectious and pharmaceutical waste

  • Prepare, clean and sterilize, and/or reprocess instruments (autoclaving) and maintain equipment with validated competencies

  • Assist in orientation of new team members and model best practices

  • Provide timely communication and information to patients, families and practitioners

  • Consistently meet skill-based competency expectations

  • Promote organization mission, vision, and values and serve as an ambassador

Qualifications:

Required Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma, GED, or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Six (6) months Medical Assistant experience to be eligible for Level II status

  • AHA-accredited Current Basic Life Support (BLS)

  • Active National certification/registration:

  • MA certification must be obtained within 180 days of hire (AMCA, AAMA, AMT, NHA, NCCT, or NAHP)”

  • Effective verbal and written communication

  • Ability to interact in a professional manner with colleagues, patients, families, and visitors

  • Ability to treat people with respect, instill trust in others, and uphold our values

  • Flexibility to meet the changing needs of patients and clinics

  • Demonstrated PC skills (ex: MS Office and EHR use)

  • Awareness of current state, federal, and local laws relating to position and patient care

  • Expanded knowledge of vaccinations, medications, and their use, including brand and generic names related to the clinic/location supported

  • Compliance with all applicable infection control and safety procedures

  • Increasingly expanded knowledge of principles and practices governing MA role and the ability to apply them effectively

  • Ability to perform delegated work with minimal oversight

  • Ability to analyze, problem solve, and prioritize multiple tasks under pressure

  • High degree of accountability with increasing responsibilities

Preferred qualifications include:

  • Graduate of accredited school for medical assistants or an equivalent combination of course work, experience, and training to qualify to sit for your state or national Certification Exam

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Medical Assistant

Location: Oregon-Medford

Req ID: 313608

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