Providence Certified Medical Assistant in Happy Valley, Oregon
Providence is calling Certified Medical Assistant ’s (1 & 2) to one of our various acute care and clinical laboratory settings in the Portland Metro area. If you are someone that is looking for a rewarding position with a Mission driven organization with focus on caring for the poor and vulnerable, then this is the place for you!
Providence Medical Assistants are placed into a Level 1, or 2 based on experience with specific skill sets and responsibilities. Candidates will be hired into openings based on these requirements and availability for the departments business needs.
Looking for a rewarding career as a Medical Assistant working with a cohesive and integrated network of caregivers to provide patient-centered health care? Then join one of our clinic care teams with Providence Medical Group. You will find endless opportunity to grow and enhance you skills as a Medical Assistant, whether it is to serve in a general or specialize practice we have a place for you.
We have full-time, part-time, relief or float openings and have 8 to 12 hour shifts available during day time hours (7:00am-7:00pm) with some of our clinics being open on the weekend. We are actively seeking candidates to join one of the following specialty, general practice clinics as well as have the opportunity for you to join a float pool where you can support various clinics within a specific geographic area.
Submit your application today! Those who are qualified will receive an SMS text message with some additional questions to get to know a little more about what you are looking for in your next career. You will be presented to hiring managers with openings aligned to your preferences to be considered for an in-person interview. Keep an eye on your email as you may be invited to self-schedule an in-person interview via our Modern Hire tool to meet with the clinic team.
Clinic Types & Specialties:
Ear Nose Throat (ENT)
Oncology Palliative Care
Vascular & Thoracic Surgery
Women's Health OB/GYN
Required qualifications for the Medical Assistant 1 includes:
High School Diploma -OR- GED -OR-
Coursework/Training: Graduate of accredited school for medical assistants or alternate training program
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) - Must be American Heart Association (AHA) accredited
Active National certification/registration:
Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA),
American Medical Certification Association (AMCA),
American Medical Technologists (AMT),
National Healthcareer Association (NHA),
National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT), -OR-
National Association for Healthcare Professionals (NAHP) as a Medical Assistant upon hire and maintained -OR-
Graduate of schools for MA diploma/certificate from the military in Medical Specialist Course
Washington Locations: Active MA-I, MA-R, or MA-C, or to work in the state of WA. If in Active Interim Certification Status, applicant must pass one of the following exams within one-hundered and twenty (120) days of hire (AAMA, AMCA, AMT, NHA, NCCT, or NAHP)
Medical assisting experience in a clinic setting (0-6 months)
Preferred qualifications for the Medical Assistant 1 includes:
Six (6) months of prior experience providing a high level of customer service in a fast paced environment
Six (6) months of previous experience in a healthcare setting working with an Electronic Health record (EHR)
Required qualifications for the Medical Assistant 2 include:
High school diploma or equivalent combination of education and experience
Credentialing through a nationally recognized Medical Assistant program such as Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA), American Medical Certification Association (AMCA), National Healthcareer Association (NHA), American Medical Technologists (AMT), National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT), or National Association for Healthcare Professionals (NAHP)
Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (AHA-BLS) for the Healthcare Provider
Preferred qualifications for the Medical Assistant 2 include:
- 6 months of recent experience working as a medical assistant
About Providence in Oregon
As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.
The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,
"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."
Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.
For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Medical Assistant
Other Location(s): Oregon-Wilsonville, Oregon-Portland, Oregon-Gresham, Oregon-Hillsboro, Oregon-Beaverton, Oregon-Clackamas, Oregon-Newberg, Oregon-Milwaukie, Oregon-Canby, Oregon-Sherwood, Oregon-West Linn, Oregon-Tigard, Washington-Vancouver, Oregon-Happy Valley, Oregon-Molalla, Oregon-Lake Oswego, Washington-Battle Ground, Oregon-Oregon City
Req ID: 268336