Job Number: 200724
Department: VM Edmonds - Primary Care
Virginia Mason is seeking a certified Medical Assistant in our
Primary Care department. You will assist providers and other
members of the health care team in the clinic by performing a
variety of back office and patient-related tasks and ensuring
smooth patient and workflow within the department. You will
also perform variety of patient care procedures within the Medical
Assistant (MA) scope of practice. These procedures may include but
are not limited to: injections, EKGs, ear lavage and blood draws,
measuring patient vital signs (weight, height, blood pressure,
pulse, respirations, and temperature),manage rooming and patient
flow including pre-visit preparation, assisting with the patient
visit, and post-visit duties. You will inform providers of schedule
changes that impact patient flow, assist with front office
activities and varied scheduling tasks and reports test results as
directed by the provider.
As a Medical Assistants at Virginia Mason you will contribute to
the strength of our Team Medicine approach to collaborative
medicine and benefit from the changes enacted through our Virginia
Mason Production System, a model that has transformed health care
by providing patients with easier access to care, reducing errors,
and continuously innovating patient safety and quality that has
been adopted by other organizations here and abroad. Join us, and
find out how many ways Virginia Mason offers Medical Assistants the
chance to focus on what really matters - your patients.
Graduation from an accredited Medical Assisting program, with
Washington State Department of Health Medical Assistant - Certified
(CM) or Medical Assistant Interim (IC) credential
Knowledge of third party payer requirements required.
Strong aptitude for detail, and ability to work independently,
Strong organizational, problem solving, communication and
interpersonal skills required. Skill in using a PC required.
Located in Seattle, WA, Virginia Mason is an internationally
recognized leader in the continuous improvement of health care.
With an extensive list of awards and distinctions that includes our
recognition as a Leapfrog Top Hospital of the Decade, Virginia
Mason offers Medical Assistants the opportunity to
partner with exceptionally talented peers at every level.
Just as Virginia Mason is dedicated to improving the lives of
our patients and our community, we are equally dedicated to your
professional and personal success. With a wide range of perks that
includes a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, and the
opportunity to live in one of the most livable cities in the
nation, you will find that a Medical
Assistant opportunity with Virginia Mason is one worth
We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.