SEARHC is a non-profit health consortium which serves the health interests of the residents of Southeast Alaska. We see our employees as our strongest assets. It is our priority to further their development and our organization by aiding in their professional advancement.
Working at SEARHC is more than a job, it’s a fulfilling career. We offer generous benefits, including retirement, paid time off, paid parental leave, health, dental, and vision benefits, life insurance and long and short-term disability, and more.
The Certified Medical Assistant provides care to infants, toddlers, children, adolescents, adults and elderly in an ambulatory care clinic. This position is essential to maintaining efficient clinic operations and patient flow in order to maximize the provider’s time and to insure access to care. Medical Assistants perform administrative duties, data management and handle basic clinical tasks. This information is written in patients’ chart along with patients’ medical history. The CMA III works closely with providers giving support and performing essential duties such as rooming patients, performing clinical tasks including CLIA-waived laboratory testing, quality assurance activities and taking x-rays, starting and administering IV fluids within the scope of practice certification, ECC monitoring and defibrillation, maintaining the lab and exam rooms, and demonstrates excellent customer service skills. Medical Assistants assists in answering phones, processing provider orders, data entry, and participation in training processes. Must be able to make independent decisions within scope of practice based on experience and good judgment, be self-starting, and require little guidance to keep busy.
Qualified applicants may be eligible for a sign-on bonus.
*Independent performance of all clinical duties will be based on satisfactory completion of competency assessments.
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