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Medical Assistant

Company: TAJ Technologies Inc. - TAJ Health Staffing
Location: Portland
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:

Job description:



Title: Medical Assistant (MA)

Unit: Diabetes & Endocrinology Clinic



Duration: 13 weeks



Shift: 1 position: 8:00 am -4: 30 am,

2nd position: 8 30 am -5: 00pm



Location: Portland, OR 97239





JOB SUMMARY:



The Medical Assistant provides a wide range of clinical and non-clinical support duties as part of the medical care team. The team includes various providers, residents, fellows, technicians, as well as additional learners and professionals within in the practice. The person in this position functions within the Medical Assistant Scope of Practice and adheres to the MA Standard Work expectations as defined by THE CLIENT. Primary duties of this position are; rooming of patients, collecting patient vital signs, point of care testing, documentation in IHR, maintaining clinic flow, stocking exam rooms, assisting with procedures and treatments. Requires strong written and verbal communication with efficiency and diplomacy. Service excellence, kindness, and compassion to all customers, including patients and other THE CLIENT team members is an absolute requirement. Participates in ongoing professional development and competency assessment, and participates in ongoing quality assurance and quality improvement initiatives. Performs requirements for staff members as outlined in THE CLIENT Core Competencies, policies, and procedures.



The Medical Assistant works under the clinical direction of the physician, and has a direct reporting relationship to the Clinical Operations Supervisor.



The Medical Assistant works in the Harold Schnitzer Diabetes Health Center & Adult Endocrinology Clinic. Rooming and back office responsibilities are the primary tasks for this MA, but they could be cross trained in some front office work flow and responsibilities as well.



REQUIRED:

MA certification received from a nationally recognized and accredited certifying body, upon hire or by the completion of the probationary period or internal job change evaluation period, as appropriate.

Currently, these include:

o The American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA), awarding the Certified Medical Assistant (CMA.)

o The American Medical Technologists (AMT), awarding the Registered Medical Assistant (RMA.)

o The National Center for Competency Testing, awarding the National Certified MA (NCMA.)

o The National Health Career Association, awarding the Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA.) o The American Registry of Medical Assistants, awarding the Registered Medical Assistant (R.M.A.) for those qualifying through #2 above only.



Required Qualifications:

High School diploma or equivalent

Current BLS certification



Please send the below details to



  • Covid vaccination card
  • BLS
  • Medical Assistant certificate
  • Two professional work references
  • High school diploma

Keywords: TAJ Technologies Inc. - TAJ Health Staffing, Portland , Medical Assistant, Healthcare , Portland, Oregon

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