MultiCare Health System Medical Assistant - Full Time in Tacoma, Washington

JOB DETAILS BACK REFER FRIEND APPLY MEDICAL ASSISTANT - FULL TIME Job Number: 65209 Location: Tacoma, WA Job Category: Medical Assistant Employment Type: Full-Time Regular MultiCare Entity: Clinics FTE: 1 Specialty: Outpatient Services Department: Orthopedic Clinic MBH Shift: Variable Work Schedule: 8-4:30 / 12:30-8pm (day/evening) The reasons to work at MultiCare are as unique as the people who do. Join us for the professional challenges you seek. In the settings you prefer. With schedules that fit your life. Learn more at POSITION SUMMARY The Medical Assistant is responsible for assisting the provider with back office duties in the outpatient management of patients and completing or assisting with front office duties. This position is a vital part of the office team that cares for patients in the clinic setting working under the direction of a physician. This position works closely with the physicians, other clinical staff, and front office staff. Work situations are a variety of clinical functions within a clinic setting requiring knowledge and integration of available standards, resources, and data; discretion; good judgment; diplomacy; decision making; and a customer service attitude. Acting as the patient advocate the Medical Assistant has continuous contact with physicians, patients, patient families/ significant others, community agencies, and MHS patient care staff and management. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: One (1) year experience in physician's office or other medical facility preferred EDUCATION/LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS Washington State Medical Assistant-Certified (MA-C) Certification Location: Tacoma/Olympia JOIN OUR TALENT COMMUNITY Sign up to receive notifications of new jobs and other information. Sign up. PEOPLE YOU MAY KNOW AT MULTICARE See how you re connected. REFER A FRIEND SET UP AN RSS FEED MultiCare is an equal opportunity employer. Hiring decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V MultiCare is a smoke-free, drug-free workplace. All employment offers are contingent upon acceptable pre-employment drug tests which include testing for the use of marijuana and nicotine. As part of our commitment to a healthy workplace, we require employees to obtain an annual flu immunization. If you are a job applicant who requires reasonable accommodation in the job application process, please contact our Candidate Experience Team at . Employer's Job# 65209 Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.