Swinomish Indian Tribe

Guemes Island , WA

Certified Medical Assistant

Swinomish Indian Tribe
Guemes Island, WA Full-time
Posted on March 1, 2019
The Swinomish Tribal Community is looking for a dynamic and competent individual who has at least 2 years' experience as a Medical Assistant. The Certified Medical Assistant, under supervision, performs paraprofessional - level health care duties in the tribe's clinic. Obtains laboratory specimens, process and prepares for transport. Ability to perform venous and capillary blood withdrawal. Maintains documents and process medical records. Administers medication in a safe and knowledgeable manner following appropriate policies / procedures. Assist provider in all aspects of patient care as needed. Demonstrates ability to screen patient phone calls; refers and responds appropriately. Identifies patients; needs, schedules patient appointments as appropriate and refer patients to health care professional, when necessary. Because of the tribes commitment to community service and the wellbeing of its members, each employee may be expected to perform a wide range of office and field duties from time to time. Such duties may or may not be related to their regular responsibilities. Salary DOE. Minimum Qualifications; Must have a High School Diploma or GED certification. Must have graduated from an accredited medical Assistant Program with current license in State of Washington, and two years' experience in and ambulatory setting. Wash State Certification as a medical assistant. Must be CPR certified. Must be able to pass a criminal background check and a drug test. Request an application and job announcement by calling (360)466-7353 or (360) 466-3163 Email Send cover letter, resume, and employment application to Swinomish Tribal Community Human Resources, 11404 Moorage Way, La Conner WA 98257. Position open until filled