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Position Summary: The Medical Assistant Certified (MA-C) is responsible for performing clinical duties in the management of ambulatory patients and assisting with front office duties as needed. This position is an integral part of the provider office team working under the direction of a licensed healthcare practitioner. Work situations are a variety of clinical functions within a clinic setting requiring knowledge and integration of available standards, resources, and data; performance of safe clinical skills within the scope of practice of the MA-C; discretion; good judgment; diplomacy; decision making; and a customer service attitude. The MA-C has continuous contact with providers, nurses, patients, patient families/ significant others, community agencies, and MHS patient care staff and management.
Minimum Requirements: Completion of an accredited program for Medical Assistants required One (1) year experience in physician's office or other medical facility preferred
Education/Licenses/Certifications: Medical Assistant-Certified (MA-C)
Position Type: On-Call/Per-Diem Full Time Employee: NoPrimary Shift: Day Work Schedule: per-diem
MultiCare is a not-for-profit health care organization with more than 20,000 team members, including employees, providers and volunteers. MultiCare has been caring for our community for well over a century, since the founding of Tacoma’s first hospital and today is the largest community-based, locally governed system of health in the state of Washington, serving communities across Washington and Northern Idaho.
MultiCare’s comprehensive system of health includes numerous primary care, urgent care and specialty services — including Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital & Health Network; MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care; Pulse Heart Institute; MultiCare Medical Associates, affiliated physicians; MultiCare Rockwood Clinic, the largest multispecialty clinic in the Inland Northwest region; and MultiCare Connected Care, our Accountable Care Organization.
Eleven hospitals complete the organization: Allenmore Hospital, Auburn Medical Center, Capital Medical Center, Covington Medical Center, Deaconess Hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital, Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital — the Puget Sound region’s only children’s hospital and state-designated Level II Pediatric Trauma Center for Western Washingt...on — Navos Behavioral Health Hospital, Valley Hospital, Tacoma General Hospital — which is home to the South Puget Sound region’s only Level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit — and Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital.
Our core values of Respect, Integrity, Stewardship, Excellence, Collaboration and Kindness, serve as our guiding principles and impact every aspect of our organization, including how we provide patient care and what we expect from each other.
MultiCare is also proud of our commitment to workforce diversity and culturally competent care. This commitment is led by our CEO and supported through employee education and community outreach.