Kaiser Permanente Medical Assistant - Secure Messaging Services (Per Diem_Renton) in SEATTLE, Washington

Title: Medical Assistant - Secure Messaging Services (Per Diem_Renton) Location: WA - Seattle-Renton-GH Campus - Northeast Job Number: 172818

We are hiring a Medical Assistant (full-time) to join the Secure Messaging Services team. You will have the exciting opportunity to work as a Medical Assistant on a centralized team delivering quality care to our patients and to support Primary Care secure messages across our organization.

Your role:

We receive a large volume of secure messages (patient emails) from our patients in any given week. You will provide virtual care by responding to patient initiated secure emails and give advice, within scope of licensure, to our patients through secure messaging using our EMR software, Epic. You will also call patients to get additional information, if needed.

In addition to virtual care, you will have the chance to spend two weeks in a medical center every quarter to provide face-to-face patient care. In the clinics, you will:

Provide overall rooming support to the team. Use EMR to obtain and transmit information. Obtain pertinent history and vital signs. Give limited information/results to patients within scope of practice. Coordinate referrals to other specialty clinics. Coordinate clerical functions. Prepare and stock exam and workrooms. Maintain instruments, equipment and supplies.

Location:

Your primary work location is at our Kaiser Permanente Campus in Renton. Quarterly travel to the clinics are to be determined.

There is free parking on-site, and transit and vanpool options available with our subsidized ORCA pass at $38/year.

Schedule:

Sunday through Friday (rotating Sundays) from 7:00AM to 6:00PM (variable).

Qualifications: Education requirements:

Minimum: High School/GED. Graduate of accredited Medical Assistant program.

Experience requirements:

Preferred: 1 year ambulatory care experience.

Certification requirements:

Minimum: Medical Assistant, Certified by the WA State DOH.

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.

Job: Medical Assistants Bargaining Unit: SEIU Service Staff West FTE: 0 Schedule: Per Diem Shift: Day Job Days of shift: S-F (variable) Hours of shift: 7:00 - 6:00 (variable) Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time Job level: Individual Contributor Job type: Standard Employee status: Temporary J2W code: NUR5E

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.