Medical Assistant/Phlebotomist - Kennewick, WA

Employer: Ideal Option

Job Description:
Location: Kennewick, WA
Compensation: $14.00-$17.00 per hour
Schedule: Monday-Friday 900am - 630pm

Ideal Option has been working on the front lines of the opioid epidemic since our first clinic opened in 2012. With more than 75 clinics across 10 states, we continuously strive to be the nation’s leading provider of low-barrier evidence-based treatment for opioid use disorder. We are looking for a Medical Assistant to join our growing team and help us in our vision to give back lives, reunite families, and heal communities that are suffering from the devastating effects of substance use disorder.

At Ideal Option, we offer our employees a competitive and comprehensive benefits program to recognize how important you are to the company. Current benefits include:

• Medical, vision, and dental
• Short-term and long-term disability options
• A 401K retirement program
• Paid time off and paid holiday

The Role:
As a Medical Assistant, you play a key role in providing administrative support to ensure efficient operation of the clinic. This position supports providers and patients through a variety of tasks related to patient care, clinic maintenance, and communication with other Ideal Option departments. The goal is to complete all activities accurately, with high quality and in a timely manner. This job may also include cross training as a Telemedicine / Medical Scribe on a case by case basis at the sole discretion of the employer’s business needs. Additional responsibilities include:

• Checks patients in for their appointments
• Confirms and updates patient’s demographics
• Obtains release of medical records from the patient
• Collects co-pays from the patient and makes nightly deposits at the bank
• Obtains vital signs and breathalyzers from the patient
• Collects urine samples and prepares for laboratory testing
• Witnesses patients for observed dosing and observed urine
• Performs skin assessments
• Draws patient blood samples
• Complies with national PHI laws including HIPAA and 42 CFR Part 2
• Maintains continual sustained attendance
• Trains new Office Medical Assistants on essential functions of the role
• Occasional travel

Our ideal candidate is:
professional with strong interpersonal skills and effective communication skills, verbal and written. You maintain good work habits and good attendance. You are non-judgmental, empathetic, hold yourself to highest ethical standards, and have impeccable time management skills.
Minimum Requirements to be considered:
• High School Diploma or GED
• CMA preferred. Maintain MA licensing through the state/agency (as applicable per state)
• Maintain BLS/CPR certification
• Ability to type 50 words per minute

Contact Person:
Location: Kennewick, WA
Application Method:
Base Pay: $14-17/hour DOQ

Posted on September 03, 2020

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