Careers

Pediatrics - MA

Category:  Nursing
Department:  Pediatrics
Status:  Full-Time
Schedule:  Monday - Friday (some evenings & weekends)
Description: 

Applicants to be considered for this position must apply online and upload your resume for each position. Employees wishing to be considered must complete a transfer form.

 

Role and Responsibilities

1.       Assisting physician in caring for patients by maintaining an organized and efficient workflow in the office setting.

2.       Provide individualized care to clinic patients under the direction of the physician and within scope of practice.

3.       Perform interventions as ordered by the physicians and consistent with approved protocols, policies and procedures, and evidence based best practice.

4.       Set up and assist the physician with procedures.

5.       Assist with scheduling of diagnostic tests, and initiate insurance authorizations.

6.       Monitor and understand the technical aspects of all equipment.

7.       Maintain accurate and complete documentation and demonstrate Electronic Health Record competency.

8.       Provide education to patient and family as directed by the physician.

9.       Maintain cleanliness of examination rooms, and ensure rooms are supplied appropriately.

10.   Monitor supplies, pharmaceuticals, medical equipment and provider schedules.

11.   Completion of tasks on a daily basis.

12.   Maintain confidentiality in compliance with HIPAA guidelines.

13.   Serve as patient advocate.

14.   Serve as role model and mentor to other staff and students in the health professions.

15.   Other duties as assigned by the Physician, Director, or Clinical Coordinator.

 Qualifications and Education Requirements

1.       Completed MA course and registered or certified as an MA in the State of Washington.

2.       Current Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.

3.       Ability and willingness to demonstrate and maintain clinical competency as required for area of assignment.

4.       Excellent communication skills to include written and verbal comprehension and expression.

5.       Ability and willingness to exhibit behaviors consistent with standards of service excellence and organizational values.

6.       Knowledgeable about scope of practice.

7.       Demonstrate the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment.

8.      Assist the vaccine coordinator with monitoring and ordering vaccines through the State/Health Department.

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.


Salary Range:  DOE
Posted:  08/28/2017

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