Medical Assistant Float
Company: CHI Franciscan Medical Group
Posted on: September 15, 2021
united in a fierce commitment to deliver the highest quality care
and exceptional patient experience, Virginia Mason and CHI
Franciscan Health came together as natural partners to build a new
health system centered around the patient: Virginia Mason
Franciscan Health. Our combined system builds upon the scale and
expertise of our nearly 300 sites of care, including 11 hospitals
and nearly 5,000 physicians and providers. Together, we are
empowered to make an even greater impact on the health and
well-being of our communities.
Franciscan and Virginia Mason are now united to build the future of
patient-centered care across the Pacific Northwest. That means a
seamlessly connected system offering quality care close to home.
From basic health needs to the most complex, highly specialized
care, our patients can count on us to meet their needs with
convenient access to the region’s most prestigious experts and
innovative treatments and technologies.
As a part of our organization, we currently offer the following
starting wages (DOE) and training to grow within the
- Paid Time Off
health spending accounts (FSA)
401(k) and 457(b) Retirement Programs
Assistance for career growth and development
premium account for additional support with children, pets,
dependent adults, and household needs
Assistance Program (EAP) for you and your family
Protection: Group Accident, Critical Illness, and Identify
SIGN-ON BONUS for fulltime Clinic Medical Assistants positions ***
(sign on bonus applies to external hires only and must meet company
guidelines for bonus payout)
Medical Group is currently seeking a full-time Clinic Medical
Assistant Float for the Franciscan Regional Float Pool in King
County. Certified Medical Assistants may apply for an excellent
opportunity to learn clinical details across both primary and
specialty CHI Franciscan clinics. You receive additional
compensation for your flexibility to travel within the Puget Sound
area as you expand your knowledge in ambulatory patient care. Come
join our high performing clinical float pool
NOTE: Float Pool Supervisor is willing to discuss Region that will
work best for you! King, Pierce and Peninsula
Under the direction of the health care provider, Certified Medical
Assistant is responsible for the delivery of patient care that
promotes the safety and wellbeing of all patients. Accurately
performs preliminary physical tests such as: measures blood
pressure, records weight, temperature, pulse and respirations and
other measures as directed by established clinical protocols.
Support of regional clinics by driving to various assigned
If assigned to the centralized FMG Float Pool, an incumbent
provides patient care services to the assigned clinic/work unit as
needed to meeting staffing needs. Requires frequent driving
to assigned location(s).
general patient care by following established standards and
Greet and prepare patients for the health care
- Obtain and
record vital signs including but not limited to, blood pressure,
temperature, pulse, respiration, height, weight, drug allergies,
and current medications and presenting problem.
- May be
required to draw and collect blood samples from patients and
prepare specimens for laboratory analysis.
ordered medications and/or vaccines via oral, injection, topically,
rectal, ophthalmic, and/or inhalant administration.
- May perform
routine tests including but not limited to EKG’s.
- May pend
orders in the EHR for provider sign off as
with patient regarding test results and plan of care by phone or
mail as directed by physician.
clean and sterilize instruments and maintain equipment; keep
patient exam rooms stocked, clean and orderly; dispose of
contaminated items according to protocol.
patient plan(s) of care, tests and examination results in the
medical record as directed by the provider.
non-routine issues, questions and/or concerns to the practice
manager or healthcare provider(s).
- Ensure safety
checklists/quality controls are completed as required.
- Provide for
patient safety and protection of patient privacy rights using HIPAA
- Perform other
duties as assigned by practice manager, supervisor, Lead or as
requested by healthcare provider(s).
- High School
Diploma (or GED equivalent) and completion of a Medical Assistant
certification program at an accredited institution that
demonstrates attainment of the requisite job knowledge
- One year
experience as a Medical Assistant preferred.
certification by the State of Washington as a Medical
- Must have a
current Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
or obtain it within the first 30 days of employment.
If assigned to the FMG Float Pool, current driver’s
license and ability to drive to assigned
Keywords: CHI Franciscan Medical Group, Tacoma , Medical Assistant Float, Other , Tacoma, Washington
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