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Providence Health & Services Medical Assistant Certified - Home Infusion Therapy in Tukwila, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) (Home Infusion Therapy, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Infusion & Pharmacy Services in Seattle, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Greet and initiate rooming process: Interviews patients, records vital signs and weights, promptly and accurately documents findings in the medical record.

  • Initiate therapy-driven patient questionnaires, reviews medication profile, etc.

  • Assures the AIS is appropriately prepared and/or prepped for the planned infusion or procedure.

  • Cleans AIS rooms between each patient to maintain infection control and sterilizes equipment, instruments and surfaces.

  • Performs inventory of AIS, re-stocks/replaces supplies, and monitors product and equipment expiration and service dates.

  • Assists patients as needed with walking, transferring, preparing for examination, specimen collection, and patient comfort, etc.

  • Consistently demonstrates correct handling of specimens per physician orders, including appropriate identification, labeling, dating and disposal.

  • Documents patient interaction to include but not limited to: activities/interventions, patient/family responses, phone calls/conversations as appropriate in the medical record.

  • Assists RN with performing in-house testing, procedures, patient safety, intermittent patient monitoring such as repeat vital signs.

  • Discontinues peripheral IV sites, monitors for adverse reactions, reporting findings to RN and appropriately documenting in medical record.

  • Maintains AIS patient schedule, including contacting patients for appointment scheduling and verification, communication of daily AIS appointment sheet to clinical Pharmacy staff, scheduling next patient appointments, etc.

  • Provides care team coverage including answering phones, facilitation of timely delivery ticket return.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Completion of a Medical Assistant - Certified accredited program

  • Current Washington State Medical Assistant Certification (MA-C)

  • Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification

  • Current Washington State Driver's license and automobile insurance

  • One (1) year experience in a Physician office or clinic setting

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Customer service experience

About the ministry you will serve.

Providence Infusion and Pharmacy Services in Tukwila, Washington provides pharmaceutical services to patients in communities throughout Washington, Alaska, Idaho and Montana. Patient safety, patient satisfaction, and clinical outcomes are our priorities. Our services include nutrition and pharmacological therapies to patients in their homes or in our Ambulatory Suites, disease management and related specialized infusion therapies, and clinical nurse, pharmacist, and nutrition consulting and support services.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Medical Assistant

Location: Washington-Tukwila

Req ID: 313801

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