Job Details

Job Title: Medical Assistant - Sunnyside, WA

Posted on March 06, 2018

Employer: Astria Health - Urgent Care/Valley Regional Nephrology/Orthopedics

Job Description:
1. Experience: One year MA experience in a clinic setting preferred.
2. Education: High school diploma/GED. Completion of a Medical Assistant training program required.
3. Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred. Excellent communication and customer service skills. Computer skills required. Basic knowledge of anatomy and physiology. Working knowledge of EMRs.
4. Licenses/Registrations/Certifications: Current WA State Medical Assistant Certification and BLS.

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.

The work requires regular and recurring physical exertion such as standing or walking for prolonged periods of time; frequent bending, reaching, stooping, crouching and stretching required during the normal course of the day. The employee must exert 10-20 pounds of force constantly to move objects and must frequently lift and/or move objects up to 50 pounds.Requires frequent repetitive hand/wrist motions and finger manipulation. Requires normal/corrected vision and hearing to normal range. The work involves recurring exposure to moderate risks which require special safety and health precautions and the use of Personal Protective Equipment; risks such as exposure to contagious diseases, contaminated bodily fluids, sharp instruments, and other contaminants.

Contact Person:
Location: Sunnyside, WA
Application Method: Online
Base Pay: DOQ

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