Providence Health & Services Credentialed Medical Assistant - Immediate Care Gateway in Milwaukie, Oregon
Providence is calling: We are looking for a Full Time Certified Medical Assistant to work a Rotating/Variable shift at Providence Medical Group, Gateway Medical Plaza (Immediate Care) in Portland, OR. This position requires availability to work evenings (until 8pm) in addition to at least one weekend day.
In this position, you will:
Work closely with a team of staff including physicians and advanced level providers to ensure the delivery of high quality patient care.
Assist with exams and procedures, administer medications, and perform tests under the supervision of a licensed medical provider.
C.M.A. CMA Certified Medical Assistant
Required qualifications for this position include:
High school diploma or equivalent
Completion of an accredited medical assistant (MA) program
Certified through a nationally recognized medical assistant program such as American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA), American Medical Technologists (AMT), Registered Medical Assistant (RMA), or National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT)
If not currently credentialed, this position will require successfully obtaining Medical Assistant Certification within 60 days from date of hire
Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (AHA-BLS) for the Healthcare Provider
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
6 months of recent experience working as a medical assistant
About Providence in Oregon
As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.
The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,
"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."
Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.
Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Medical Assistant
Other Location(s): Oregon-Portland, Oregon-Oregon City, Oregon-Milwaukie, Oregon-Clackamas, Oregon-Happy Valley, Washington-Vancouver, Oregon-Gresham
Req ID: 158317