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Medical Assistant

Mt. Baker Nephrology Associates   Bellingham, WA   Full-time     Health Care Provider
Posted on June 28, 2024

Medical Assistant
Starting Wage $23-$25/hour (based on experience)


Duties:
- Perform administrative tasks such as scheduling appointments, managing patient
records, and handling insurance forms
-  Answering phone calls and in-person questions from patients
-  Rooming office patients; take and record vital signs, review and reconcile medications
-  Prepare laboratory specimens (urine) for testing
-  Provide patient basic education on medical conditions, treatments, and medications
- Maintain cleanliness and organization of examination rooms, laboratory, and equipment.


Qualifications:
- High school diploma or equivalent
- Medical assistant license (certified or registered)
- Experience working in a medical office or healthcare setting is preferred
- Knowledge of medical terminology and basic anatomy 
- Proficiency in using electronic health record (Epic experience is a plus)
- Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
- Strong attention to detail and ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment
- Ability to maintain patient confidentiality and adhere to HIPAA regulations


We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages. Join our team of dedicated
healthcare professionals and make a difference in the lives of our patients.
Job Type: Full-time (32-40 hours/week)

Benefits:
401(k)
● Dental insurance
● Health insurance
● Paid time off
● Retirement plan


Medical specialty:
● Nephrology
Schedule:
● 8 hour shift;   Monday to Friday.  No weekends.

Work setting:
● Clinic,  In-person


Experience:
● Medical Assistant: 1 year (Preferred)
● License/Certification:  Certified or Registered Medical Assistant; (we are able to register & supervise for designation of Registered Medical Assistant if applicant desires )
● Epic electronic medical record: 1 year (Preferred)


Mt. Baker Nephrology Associates

410 Birchwood Ave
Bellingham , WA
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