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Providence Health & Services Medical Assistant, Registered - Sexual Assault Center Program in Olympia, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling for a Medical Assistant, Registered (0.5 FTE, 20 hours per week Day shift) in the Sexual Assault Center Program at Providence St Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA.

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In this position you will:

  • Participates in organization and department specific practices to maintain a clean, safe and comfortable environment for patients and staff.

  • Maintains positive working relationships and fosters a cooperative work environment.

  • Communicates effectively and courteously with patients and families, providers and staff in a professional manner. Provides clear, concise, pertinent reports and information.

  • Contributes to the collection of patient information.

  • Demonstrates competency in all required clinic workflows and Epic documentation workflows.

  • Recognizes and verbally reports signs and symptoms of abuse and neglect for all ages of patients served.

  • Provides for safety needs of patients.

  • Maintains the medical records according to institutional guidelines, ensuring that all required documents and results are posted properly and timely in the patient’s record.

  • Ensures effective use of facilities – promptly reports facility maintenance issues to appropriate personnel.

  • Adheres to safety precautions including hazardous waste and proper sharps disposal.

  • Assists the provider(s) in invasive and noninvasive procedures according to established guidelines.

  • Performs clerical duties related to office functions, patient charting and compliance monitoring.

  • Reports and documents any unusual patient or administrative occurrence that may have an effect on the patients’ and/or staff’s wellbeing.

  • Willing to assist and accept assistance from appropriate team and staff members.

  • Ensures effective use of time - organizes and prioritizes work for optimal time management.

Ensures effective use of supplies/equipment. Minimizes supply wastage. Charges appropriately for supplies used.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current Washington State DOH Medical Assistant Registration **(MA-R) -OR- Current Washington State DOH Medical Assistant Certification (MA-C)

  • Current BLS – Healthcare Provider (must be AHA accredited)

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Previous experience in a physician office setting

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Peter Hospital Sexual Assault Clinic & Child Maltreatment Center is located in Lacey, Washington, and provide medical services to children and vulnerable adults who are victims of sexual or physical abuse. Our clinic is the only facility of its kind in the Southwest Washington region and serves communities in Thurston, Grays Harbor, Lewis, Mason and Pacific counties. Our clinic is home to Washington State’s first Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) program, conducting forensic evaluations for several area medical facilities. Our clinic receives referrals from law enforcement, Child Protective Services (CPS) and area health care providers. In addition to intensive history taking, medical evaluations (including colposcopic genital exams), and forensic collection, the clinic provides crisis counseling for both the victims of sexual abuse and their families.

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: Part-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Medical Assistant

Location: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 316085

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