Providence Health & Services Pulmonary Tech (MA-C) - Olympia Pulmonology in Olympia, Washington
Providence is calling a Pulmonary Techinician (MA-C) (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to work at Olympia Pulmonology for Providence Medical Group in Olympia, WA.
The pulmonary tech performs pulmonary function tests on patients such as spirometry tests, lung volume tests and methacholine challenge tests. The pulmonary tech will also complete medical assistant certified tasks and activities according to skill level and patient needs as assessed by the RN or Provider.
In this position you will:
Perform pulmonary function tests on patients such as spirometry tests, lung volume tests and methacholine challenge tests.
Complete medical assistant certified tasks and activities according to skill level and patient needs as assessed by the RN or Provider.
Schedule and conduct other needed testing, aid in telephone follow-up work, computer data entry, pend prescription refills and referral entry.
May float to other clinics and/or departments as requested.
Follow general guidance and direction by the Provider, Practice Manager/Director, Clinic Supervisor and RN.
The Pulmonary Tech is expected to operate within the defined scope of practice of a Medical Assistant Certified as credentialed by the State of Washington and per Providence Medical Group guidelines.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of an accredited Certified Medical Assistant program
Active Interim Certificate or Active Medical Assistant Certified through Washington State; required by date of hire. If an active interim certification status, applicant must pass one of the following exams with 120 days of hire: AAMA, AMT, NHA, NCCT
Current BLS- Healthcare Provider (must be AHA accredited) required to have BLS upon hire.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Previous experience in a physician office setting preferred
Experience performing pulmonary function tests
About the clinic you will serve:
Providence Medical Group is a group of more than 125 primary care, specialty care and hospital-based medical providers who serve a five-county region in scenic southwest Washington. Our clinics are located in Aberdeen, Centralia, Lacey, Olympia and Rochester. With an emphasis on the medical home model, our providers and staff strive to create a distinctive health care experience for each patient – one focused on trust, respect, communication and teamwork.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
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.
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Job Category: Cardiopulmonary Technologist
Req ID: 262914