11 days old
2018-05-112018-06-10

Certified Medical Assistant (full-time)

Yakima Medical-Dental Clinic
Yakima, Washington 98901
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time


Certified Medical Assistant
Yakima Medical-Dental Clinic
Full-time, 40 hrs/wk

We're growing! YVFWC is adding several full-time Certified MA positions to many of our locations to better serve our patients. If you're a bilingual Certified Medical Assistant who wants to be part of a fast-paced, dynamic, and compassionate care team in Yakima, we want to talk to you! New MA grads and experienced professionals are encouraged to apply.

Position includes some shifts until 7:00pm and rotating Saturdays; pay differential for qualifying shifts. Bilingual English/Spanish is required.

Are you a Certified Medical Assistant who wants make a difference in the lives of medically-underserved people in your community? Do you want to work with a team of skilled physicians, nurses, and other healthcare professionals to deliver direct, compassionate, quality care to patients? Are you someone who thrives in a dynamic, energized environment? Are you able to communicate fluently in Spanish? Are you looking for competitive pay and better work-life balance? If you answered Yes to these questions, then we have a great opportunity for you!

What we're looking for:

  • An MA who's passionate about community health and working with underserved populations.
  • Someone who enjoys working in a fast paced, team-centered environment.
  • A clear communicator who is able to build good relationships with all clinic staff, patients, and providers, and interacts with everyone in a positive and professional manner.
  • A meticulous person who asks questions and clarifies information as needed.
  • Someone who wants to continue learning and developing MA skills, and is receptive to performance feedback.

What You'll Do:

  • Work in cooperation with a team of skilled physicians, nurses, and other healthcare professionals to deliver comprehensive continuity of care to a highly diverse patient population.
  • Maintain examination and treatment areas, including stocking, verifying good working order of equipment, removing expired supplies, and cleaning room after every patient visit.
  • Administer medications within scope of certification.
  • Prepare patients and assist with examinations, procedures, treatments, and minor office surgeries, following sterile procedures maintaining meticulous sterile technique.
  • Obtain specimens for microbiological testing, instructing patients in proper technique to collect specimens.
  • Maintain detailed and accurate documentation in the clinic record.
  • Seek to anticipate providers' needs and assist as requested, and notify RN if more technical care is needed.
  • Find teachable moments during routine care, delivering direct patient teaching and coaching.
  • Incorporate high standards of infection control into all tasks.

What we offer:

  • Rewarding work with competitive pay.
  • Pay differential for qualifying shifts.
  • Best-in-class benefits package: 100% employer-paid health insurance for employees including Medical, Dental, Vision, Rx, 24/7 telemedicine; profit sharing, 403(b) retirement plan, generous paid time off (19 days per year for full time positions), paid holidays, uniform allowance, and more.

Minimum Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Graduation from a medical assistant training program.
  • Current WA State Medical Assistant certification. Pass the mandatory 8-hour Blood Borne Pathogen training within 1 month of hire; CPR certification within 3 months of employment.
  • Spanish language fluency with demonstrated ability to communicate at level 10 on the ALTA language proficiency scale.

At Farm Workers Clinic:

  • We will consistently TRUST one another to work for the common good.
  • We will foster INTEGRITY by demonstrating ethical behavior and insisting on doing what we say we will do.
  • We will demonstrate TRANSPARENCY by being candid and truthful no matter the risk.
  • We will create PARTNERSHIPS to strengthen ourselves and our community.
  • We will fight for JUST TREATMENT for all individuals.
  • We will let JOY in.
  • We have the COURAGE to be an agent of change and refuse anything short of excellence.

Our mission celebrates diversity. We are committed to equal opportunity employment.





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