Providence is calling a Certified Medical Assistant (Polson Family Medical, 1.0 FTE) to Providence St. Joseph Medical Center in Polson, Montana. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
- Work closely with physicians and mid-level providers (i.e. nurse practitioners, etc.) to help ensure the delivery of high quality patient care.
- Apply your knowledge, skills and experience in patient interactions that take place both in person and over the telephone.
Required qualifications for this position include:
- Licensed as a Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) in Montana State
- Current Basic Life Saving (BLS) certification through the American Heart Association (AHA)
- Ability to use skills to assist in a variety of treatments and medications as directed including: taking vital signs; maintaining records and recording test results; developing and maintaining departmental quality assurance; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with patients, medical staff, and the public
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- One (1) year previous experience in the medical field
- Experience in a clinical setting
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence St. Joseph Medical Center is a 22-bed critical access hospital in beautiful northwest Montana employing nearly 250 employees, including physicians. With expanding services, building renovations and outstanding technology, our community hospital is the heart of medical care in Polson, Montana and the large, sparsely populated surrounding area. We have close ties to Providence St. Patrick Hospital and Health Sciences Center, Providence's tertiary center located 66 miles away in Missoula.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.
Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. 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
Req ID: 140797