Certified Medical Assistant - Primary Care

    Providence Health & Services
    Anchorage, AK 99501
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    Job Description

    Providence is calling a Certified Medical Assistant II (Pmg Senior Care, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Physician Service Organization in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

    In this position you will:
    • Perform all duties and passed competency testing/evaluation as required for a Medical Assistant I.
    • Ability 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.
    • According to organizational standards, prepare, clean and sterilize, and/or reprocess, instruments (autoclaving) and maintain equipment with validated competencies.
    • Anticipate and proactively plan for pracitioner and patient needs.
    • Demonstrates a commitment to education and sharing of knowledge. Assists in orientation of new team members and serves as a role model of best practices to others.
    • Provides open and timely communication and information to patients, families, and practitioners (as appropriate).
    • Consistently meet skill based competency expectations established for the organization.
    • Promote the mission, vision, and values of the organzation and serve as an ambassador for the organization when interfacing with anyone outside the organization.

    Qualifications :

    Required qualifications for this position include:
    • H.S. Diploma or GED
    • Graduate of accredited school for medical assistants and certificate.
    • 6 months healthcare experience
    • 6 months Medical Assistant experience
    • Active MA Certification by one of the nationally recognized MA programs(AAMA, AMCA, NHA, AMT, NCCT, NAHP) OR a graduate of schools for MA diploma/certificate from the military in Medical Specialist Course
    • Current BLS - AHA accredited
    About the ministry you will serve.

    Providence Medical Group is a group of primary care, specialty care and hospital-based medical providers who serve Alaska in many locations. Our providers and staff strive to create a distinctive health care experience for each patient - one focused on trust, respect, communication and teamwork.

    Posting ID: 551368935Posted: 2020-07-14