Employer: Astria Health
The Medical Assistant is responsible for preparing patients to be seen by clinic providers. Duties include: taking vitals, obtaining brief history, medication review, preparing for exams, collecting pertinent reports (x-ray, labs, etc.) and assisting the provider as needed, as well has caring for HBO patients, and cover the front office on a PRN basis.
One year MA experience in a clinic setting preferred.
High school diploma/GED.
Completion of a Medical Assistant training program required. A person who meets all requirements of the MA-certified application but has not passed the examination may practice as an MA-certified under an interim certification. The interim certification expires upon passage of the examination or after one year, whichever occurs first. The interim certification is offered only an initial application and cannot be renewed.
Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred.
Excellent communication and customer service skills.
Computer skills required. Basic knowledge of anatomy and physiology.
Working knowledge of EMRs.
Current WA State Medical Assistant Certification and BLS.
Location: Yakima, WA
Application Method: https://pm.healthcaresource.com/CS/sunnyside/#/job/2689
Base Pay: DOQ