Medical Asst or LPN - On Call
Company: MultiCare Health System
Posted on: April 18, 2019
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
EDUCATION/LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS: 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
*Effective June 2019 TFM Union Scale:
MA Pay Range: $19.09 - $23.77
LPN Pay Range: $21.57 to $28.99
*Plus an additional 15% in lieu of benefits
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