MultiCare Health System
Tacoma, WA, United States
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The Medical Assistant is responsible for assisting the provider with back office duties in the outpatient management of patients and completing or assisting with front office duties. This position is a vital part of the office team that cares for patients in the clinic setting working under the direction of a physician. This position works closely with the physicians, other clinical staff, and front office staff. Work situations are a variety of clinical functions within a clinic setting requiring knowledge and integration of available standards, resources, and data; discretion; good judgment; diplomacy; decision making; and a customer service attitude. Acting as the patient advocate the Medical Assistant has continuous contact with physicians, patients, patient families/ significant others, community agencies, and MHS patient care staff and management.
One (1) year experience in physician's office or other medical facility preferred
Washington State Medical Assistant-Certified (MA-C) Certification
The LPN is a licensed nursing team member working under the direction of a Physician, Advanced Practice Provider, Registered Nurse or designee to provide quality care that is focused on the comfort and wellbeing of the patient and family. The LPN is familiar with the normal stages of growth and development and signs of aging, and is responsible for providing age appropriate care. This position requires a service-oriented individual with strong interpersonal skills. For the purpose of delivering and executing daily routine care and services to patients from diverse ethnic and social groups, some independent decision-making is expected in the execution of daily routine duties. The LPN assists the Registered Nurse or care team in implementing the nursing process. Decisions regarding patient care or services require the review and approval of the Registered Nurse. Internal contacts may include patient care staff, Laboratory, Pharmacy, Radiology, and other department’s staff and management. External contacts include physicians, patients, families, and visitors.
Previous experience as a LPN, preferred
Current Washington licensure as an LPN
Current TFM Union Scale:
MA Pay Range: $18.72 - $23.30
LPN Pay Range: $21.15 - $28.42
MultiCare is an equal opportunity employer. Hiring decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status or age. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V
MultiCare Health System
Website : https://www.multicare.org/
MultiCare is a not-for-profit health care organization with more than 9,100 employees and a comprehensive network of services throughout Pierce, South King, Thurston and Kitsap counties. Our heritage dates back to the founding of Tacoma’s first hospital in 1882. Since then, we have grown to meet the ever-changing needs of our region-always focusing on excellence, innovation and patient care.