Medical Assistant II – Neuroscience Specialists (ID: 266488)

Website Swedish Health Services

Swedish Medical Group is looking for a Medical Assistant II (1.0 FTE, Days) to work in Neuroscience Specialists at Swedish Medical Group in Seattle, WA.

The MA II works under the delegation of a licensed practitioner to perform duties as directed to assist in providing patient care to assigned patients. A MA II performs all aspects of the MA I role and is fully competent in the clinical needs/functions for assigned clinic/location of work. An MA II is expected to perform in accordance with established policies, procedures, and regulations.

In this position you will:

  • Performs all duties and passed competency testing/evaluation as required for a Medical Assistant I.
    Ability to perform all front and back office skills as appropriate to role and certification. (ex: vital signs, set up/assist with minor procedures, EKG, blood pressure, point of care testing, patient authorizations, scheduling, etc.)
  • Performs increasingly advanced procedures with validated competencies.
  • Provides accurate, complete, legible and timely documentation of all procedures performed in the patient’s medical record.
  • Follows correct procedures for handling and disposing of bio-hazardous, infectious, and pharmaceutical waste.

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • H.S. Diploma or GED and  Graduate of accredited school for medical assistants and certificate
  • Active MA Certification through state where hired (WA only); OR one of the nationally recognized MA programs: AAMA, AMCA, NHA, AMT, NCCT, or NAHP; or a graduate of schools for MA diploma/certificate from the military in Medical Specialist Course.
  • WA State MA-C to work in state of WA (MA-R not accepted for MA II role)
  • Current BLS – Must be AHA accredited
    Six (6) months Healthcare experience
  • Six (6) months Medical Assistant experience

About Swedish Medical Group:
Swedish Medical Group (SMG) is a successful, performance-driven division of Swedish Health Services, the largest non-profit health provider in the Greater Seattle area. The SMG network includes more than 900 providers across more than 130 primary care and specialty care clinics.

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