Are you passionate about being a Medical Assistant? Kootenai Clinic is looking for a Certified Medical Assistant who is passionate about patient care! Job Summary The Medical Assistant is responsible for vitals, injections and basic triage and should be able to assist in minor procedures. In addition, candidates should possess a solid understanding of medical terminology, good customer service skills, computer skills, phone experience, and good written/verbal communication skills. Ideal candidates will be knowledgeable of routine office procedures and medical instruments, and will screens phone calls from patients for the provider. This position will adhere to all policies, procedures and regulations to ensure patient safety and compliance. Competent to meet age specific needs of the unit assigned. Essential Duties · Maintain an efficient patient flow · Assist Physician during patient exams · Performing all necessary follow-up in a timely and accurate manner · Providing quality care Requirements & Minimum Qualifications Education · High School Diploma or equivalent preferred · Completion of an accredited Medical Assistant program Experience · Experience preferred Licensure/Certification · Passage of CMA examination given by AAMA, NCCT or NHA or passage of RMA examination given by AMT required within 3 months from date of hire. · BLS Required (within 2 weeks of hire). Working Conditions: + Must be able to maintain a standing and/or sitting position + Typical equipment used in a clinical job + Must be able to stoop, crouch or bend + Must be able to push, pull, or transport heavy equipment Why Kootenai Health? Kootenai Health has a solid reputation in the Pacific Northwest and has a rich history that spans nearly 60 years of innovation, achievements, and benchmarks in healthcare. Providing a comprehensive range of medical services, our main campus is located in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho and includes a 330-bed community-owned Level II Trauma hospital. We have been recognized among large employers as the No. 1 Best Place to Work in Healthcare by Modern Healthcare magazine, and are regularly recognized by Cleverly and Associates for providing value to our community. Employer Highlights: + 3 Time Magnet Designated since 2006 - This designation is nursing's top honor, accepted nationally as the gold standard in nursing excellence. Kootenai was the first hospital in the Inland Northwest to receive this designation and the second in Idaho. + Member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network - in 2014 Kootenai Health became the 30th member, a national network of like-minded organizations that share a commitment to better serving patients and their families. Kootenai Health is the first health care organization in the Pacific Northwest to be selected as a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, and, like all network members, will remain locally-owned and independent health care provider. + Most Wired / Wireless Hospital, Hospital & Health Networks - Kootenai is consistently named one of the 100 Most Wired hospitals in the country. In this same survey, Kootenai also earned a spot on the list of Top 25 Most Wireless hospitals. + 3 Time Gallup Great Workplace Award Winner - Kootenai Health has been recognized as one of the most engaged and productive workforces in the world! Employer Benefits: + Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits! 100% employer-paid health insurance premiums for full-time employees. + A tuition assistance program! If you want to further your education, we'll help you pay for it! + Looking forward to retirement? We'll help you with that! We offer a 457 retirement plan through Fidelity with a match of 3-6% based on years of service and defined contribution account which puts 2% of your annual income into a retirement account for you. + Convenient Daycare near campus! + Competitive wages and annual increases! + An award winning and incentive-driven wellness program! + Employee reward, recognition, and retention programs! + Professional development and leadership training opportunities! + And much more! Have you considered a career at Kootenai Health? Maybe you should! Apply today! Kootenai Health complies with applicable federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or sex. Kootenai Health does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or sex.