Medical Assistant/Family Services Coordinator

Job Description:

Perform individualized patient procedures, treatments and tests. Perform a variety of support functions including patient scheduling, registration and check-in, triaging patient telephone calls to appropriate resources, collecting and/or updating demographic and financial information, investigating pre-authorizations and approval for insurance, chart preparation, and maintaining clinic supplies. Provide advanced assistance with medical clinic operations and monitoring of clinic flow for clinical operations outside of King, Pierce and Snohomish counties.

Requirements:

Required Education/Experience:

  • Graduation from an accredited Medical Assistant program

Required Credentials:

  • Current Medical Assistant - Certified designation by Washington Department of Health (DOH)
  • Current Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers (BLS)
  • One of the following certifications is required: Current Certified medical assistant examination through the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA)Preferred, Registered medical assistant certification examination through American Medical Technologists (AMT), Clinical medical assistant certification examination through the National Health Career Association (NHA) or National certified medical assistant examination through the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT).
  • As per the College of American Pathologists (CAP) and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), for MA's performing moderately complex point of care testing, a copy of a diploma or transcript of the highest level of academic achievement to be on record with Human Resources upon hire.

Preferred:

  • Current Certification as a Medical Assistant by the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA)
  • Medical Assistant or medical office experience
  • Current Medical Assistant experince in Pediatrics,Urgent Care experience and/or Medical screening and immunization

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