Certified Medical Assistant- Closes 7/31/17

Position Certified Medical Assistant
Employer Family Care Network
Job Description Whatcom Family Medicine, part of Family Care Network, is currently looking for a full-time Medical Assistant.

The position is non-exempt, hourly with schedule being 4-10’s (M-T-Th-Fr).


Essential Functions: The Medical Assistant, Certified/ LPN position provides clinical support for Family Care Network’s physicians, patients and staff. We are looking for a qualified, motivated individual with a passion for family medicine who can:


-Communicate effectively

-Provide excellent customer service

-Effectively manage patient flow

-Utilize clinical knowledge and critical thinking skills to deliver safe, effective and therapeutic patient care -Respond to patient phone messages and answer questions within appropriate scope of practice and/or as directed by provider -Process requests, refills and referrals in a timely manner -Accurately enter and review patient data in the EMR -Prioritize and multitask on multiple projects with frequent interruptions

Qualifications Essential Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:


-Demonstrated knowledge of clinical and medical office practices -Ability to establish lasting and effective employee relationships in a team environment -Proficiency using standard computer and office equipment -Good spelling, grammar, typing, data entry, and phone skills -Ability to maintain patient privacy and confidentiality -Ability to adapt to process and procedure changes -Ability to thrive and grow in a learning environment -Previous medical office experience -Phone triage experience a plus


Required Education: Completion of accredited Medical Assistant program or LPN Program.


Required Licensure: Current Washington State Certification as a Medical Assistant (MA-C) or LPN


Physical Requirements: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to stand, walk, sit, use hand to finger coordination, handle or feel objects, tools or controls, reach with hands and arms, climb stairs, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, and listen attentively. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 30 pounds.


Days/Hours M, T, Th Fr (4/10s)
Contact Info BUSINESS ADDRESS: 709 W. Orchard Drive #4, Bellingham, WA

WORK ADDRESS: 3015 Squalicum Parkway #160, Bellingham, WA

EMAIL: fcnjobs@hinet.org

PHONE: 360.318.8800 ext. 135

How to Apply    https://www.familycarenetwork.com/careers/current-openings#op-197651-medical-assistant-certified-lpn-2017510713

Applications could include a resume and a cover letter.

Position Closes July 31, 2017