Providence Health & Services Certified Medical Assistant - Montana Cancer Center in Missoula, Montana
Providence is calling a Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) (Montana Cancer Center, Day Shift, 0.8 FTE) to Providence St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula, 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.
T he 24-Flex position is filled by an employee who is regularly scheduled 32 hours or greater per week or 64 hours or greater per pay period which includes a scheduled flex shift of 8, 10, or 12 hours per week or per pay period that they are obligated to work unless the flex shift is canceled. Flex employees receive full-time employee health insurance benefits, even though some weeks they may get “flexed down” and only work 24 hours for that week.
In this position you will:
Assist the providers in office procedures.
Clean and maintain exam rooms.
Take emergency action when required.
Help cover other provider practices as needed to provide patient care. Look at office practice collectively rather than individually.
Collect data regarding patient/family learning needs, abilities, preferences and readiness to learn.
Obtain and record height and weight per provider preference.
Complete accurate vital signs. Complete delegated patient care activities and records and reports variations.
Consistently receive and give suggestions and constructive criticism in a professional manner.
Contribute to the assessment of the patient by collecting information for an analysis by the physician or PA.
Demonstrate the ability to function as a member/leader of Interdisciplinary care delivery team.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of RMA or CMA program.
Active MA Certification through state where hired (WA only); OR one of the nationally recognized MA programs: AAMA, AMCA, NHA, AMT, NCCT, or NAHP; OR graduate of schools for MA diploma/certificate from the military in Medical Specialist Course.
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) card must be from the following authorized governing bodies: American Heart Association (AHA) - (BLS Provider), American Red Cross (ARC) - (BLS for Health Care Provider), or Military Training Network (MTN) – (Healthcare Provider) upon hire.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- 1 year previous experience in Physician office
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula, Montana has more than 250 licensed beds and serves patients from 17 counties. We have been recognized as a Thomson Reuters Top 100 Hospital and among many other awards, have earned the Premier Award for Quality award repeatedly. Missoula is halfway between Yellowstone and Glacier National Park. It is a university city of 65,000, surrounded by big sky, scenic mountains, forests and renowned rivers.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
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 Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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: 243435