Swedish Health Services Medical Assistant - Swedish Edmonds Urgent Care in Edmonds, Washington
Swedish Medical Group is calling a Medical Assistant (1.0 FTE, Days) to work in Swedish Edmonds Urgent Care at Swedish Medical Group in Seattle, WA.
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Swedish Medical Group now offers a one time $3,000 Sign-on Bonus to Certified Medical Assistants newly joining SMG!*
At Swedish, we are passionate about healthcare for our caregivers. Full-time caregivers (0.75-1.0 FTE) who earn less than $60,000 per year will be offered the Swedish PPO Medical Plan with a $0 premium cost, including dependent coverage.
The MA work under the delegation of a licensed practioner to perform duties as directed to assist in providing patient care to assigned patients. A Medical Assistant performs all aspects of the MA role and is fully competent in the clinical needs/functions for assigned clinic/location of work. An MA is expected to perform in accordance with established policies, procedures, and regulations.
In this position you will:
Perform all duties and passed competency testing/evaluation as required for a Medical Assistant
Able to perform all front and back office skills as appropriate to role and certification. (ex: vital signs, set up/assist with minor procedures, EKG, blood pressure, point of care testing, patient authorizations, scheduling, etc.)
Perform increasingly advanced procedures with valiadted competencies
Provide accurate, complete, legible and timely documention of all procedures performed in the patient's medical record
Follow correct procedures for handling and disposing of biohazardous, infectious, and pharmaceutical waste
Required qualifications for this position includes:
High School Diploma - or- GED and Graduate of accredited school for medical assistant, or an equivalent combination of coursework, experience/training to qualify to sit for the WA State Certification exam
Active MA-C in state of WA
Current BLS - Must be AHA accredited
Six (6) months Healthcare experience
Six (6) months Medical Assistant experience
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of accredited school for medical assistant, or an equivalent combination of coursework, experience/training to qualify to sit for a National Certification exam
Active National certification/registration by AMCA, AAMA, AMT, NHA, NCCT, or NAHP as a Medical Assistant
About Swedish Medical Group.
Swedish Medical Group (SMG) is a successful, performance-driven division of Swedish Health Services, the largest non-profit health provider in the Greater Seattle area. The SMG network includes 128 primary care and specialty care clinics.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
Our Mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.
Our Vision is Health for a Better World.
Swedish is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); emergency rooms and specialty center in Redmond (East King County) and the Mill Creek area in Everett; and Swedish Medical Group, a network of more than 128 primary care and specialty care locations throughout the greater Puget Sound area. Swedish employs nearly 13,000 caregivers (all employees), including nearly 1,400 providers. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we're committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Medical Assistant
Work Locations: Edmonds Main Bldg (WA151) 21601 76th Ave W Edmonds, 98026
Req ID: 298987