Kaiser Permanente Medical Assistant/Surgery Scheduler - General Surgery (0.5 FTE, Capitol Hill) in SEATTLE, Washington

Title: Medical Assistant/Surgery Scheduler - General Surgery (0.5 FTE, Capitol Hill) Location: WA - Seattle-Seattle-Central Hospital Job Number: 171809

We are looking for a Medical Assistant/Surgery Scheduler (part time/0.5 fte) to join General Surgery team. Preferably with at least one year ambulatory care experience in a larger, high volume setting, very familiar with electronic medical charting, and the ability to help provide an excellent patient experience.

Schedule is Monday through Friday (variable) from 8:00AM to 5:00PM (variable) at the Central Medical Center in Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood. The Central Medical Center (201 16th Avenue East, Seattle, WA 98112) is served by Metro bus routes 8, 10, 43, and Sound Transit's Link Light Rail is only half a mile (10 minutes) away.

Employees have access to a subsidized ORCA pass for $38 with unlimited access to King County Metro Transit, Community Transit, Everett Transit, Kitsap Transit, Pierce Transit, and Sound Transit including busses, trains, light rails, trolley cars, and more. Ferry Services may also be loaded on the pass for an additional monthly cost.

Only applications with an active Medical Assistant - Certified or Medical Assistant - Certified Interim credential with the Washington Department of Health will be considered.

The Medical Assistant will:

Schedule surgeries 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. Qualifications: Education requirements: Minimum: High School/GED. Graduate of accredited Medical Assistant program. Experience requirements: Preferred: 1 year ambulatory care experience. Certification requirements: Minimum: At time of hire Medical Assistant-Certified credential or Interim Medical Assistant-Certified credential. Washington State Department of Health issued credential. Interim credential expires 1 year from date of issuance. Current Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) certification upon hire or shortly after (must obtain within 90 days of hire)
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: 0.5 Schedule: Part-time Shift: Day Job Days of shift: Monday - Friday Hours of shift: 0800-1700 (variable) Travel: No Job level: Individual Contributor Job type: Standard Employee status: Regular 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.