Providence Health & Services Medical Assistant - Apprentice in Spokane, Washington
Providence is calling a Medical Assistant - Apprentice (Full Time) to Providence Medical Group in Spokane, Washington. 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:
Be responsible for providing direct patient care and will practice up to the skills learned and approved to practice through the apprentice program.
Apply current healthcare concepts and assist with routine or general clinical responsibilities that may contribute directly and indirectly to patient care.
Complete 2,000 hours of clinical practice under the guidance of the Medical Assistant (MA) coach, 364 hours of coursework (unpaid), 2 skills labs (unpaid) and participate in all required apprenticeship activities.
Required qualifications for this position include:
High School Diploma or GED
Current Blood borne Pathogens 7-hour Training
Current Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support (BLS) as certified by the American Heart Association (AHA) (May be completed within the first 30 days of hire)
Proficiency in reading, writing and speaking English
Proficiency in the use of computer programs and equipment utilized in a clinic setting (e.g., web-based EMR, web-based training platforms, general computer proficiency)
Must be at least 18 years of age at the beginning date of the MA Apprentice program
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Prior work or volunteer experience in a medical setting
About the clinic you will serve.
Providence Medical Group is a group of primary care, specialty care and hospital-based medical providers who serve eastern Washington in clinic locations. Our providers and staff strive to create a distinctive health care experience for each patient – one focused on trust, respect, communication and teamwork.
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: 238737