Join our award-winning team at UW Medicine-Northwest Hospital & Medical Center. UW Medicine Joint & Hand Center at Northwest Hospital is looking for a compassionate, driven, team-oriented medical assistant to join our team.
New employees of Northwest Hospital Clinics are eligible to receive a $1,500-$2,000 sign-on bonus depending on experience.
We offer competitive pay, an excellent benefits package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Retirement Plan, and Paid Time Off.
The Medical Assistant performs delegated clinical and administrative duties providing direct support to our orthopedic physicians. The medical assistant will work in partnership with team members to achieve our clinic mission of serving our patients and their families by providing the highest quality care in a compassionate, supportive environment.
Our Ideal Candidate:
Licensure, Registration, Certification
State of Washington Medical Assistant Certification; candidate must either be Certified or Interim Certified at the time of hire.
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.
Casting/splinting experience preferred.
Physical Demand Level: Medium
In an 8-hour workday, must be able to-
Lift / Carry
20 to 50 pounds occasionally
10 to 25 pounds frequently
up to 10 pounds constantly
As required, must be able to-
Sit, Stand, Walk, Bend, Squat, Kneel, Crawl, Climb and Reach above shoulders
Push and Pull
Perform fine motor functions
Must possess functional vision, hearing, and speech in order to communicate effectively with clients, client advocates, and staff.