Hawaii Pacific Health Medical Assistant - Cardiology in Aiea, Hawaii

Job Description

Pali Momi Medical Center overlooks majestic Pearl Harbor on the island of O‘ahu. With 116 beds and more than 390 physicians on its medical staff, Pali Momi has delivered many medical firsts to the community, including West O‘ahu’s only interventional cardiac catheterization unit for the detection and treatment of heart disease, a fully integrated minimally invasive surgical suite, CT scan and MRI services, emergency services, a Women’s Center and the state’s first Retina Center. Pali Momi is the only facility in Hawai‘i that utilizes a team triage approach in its Emergency Room, where patients are promptly evaluated by an emergency physician. For five consecutive years, the American Heart Association has recognized the hospital with its Gold Award for excellence in the treatment of coronary artery disease and its Gold Plus Award for Heart Failure, making it one of only 7 in the nation to receive this distinction.

The Cardiology professionals at Pali Momi provide a comprehensive array of heart and vascular services for every stage of life, from pediatrics to geriatrics. Our award-winning cardiac care is recognized as among the nation’s best, having brought many new technologies and lifesaving interventions to Hawai‘i. Our highly trained staff of medical professionals continue to bring innovative cardiac therapies that maximize patient safety and comfort while minimizing risk and recovery time. At our state-of-the-art facilities, which can accommodate the full spectrum of diagnostic, treatment and surgical procedures, patients and their families can expect the highest level of care.

As a Medical Assistant in our Cardiology department, you will form part of the dedicated team of physicians and medical staff that provide caring, thorough health services to our patients and their families. In this role, you will perform a wide variety of patient care activities to clients of all ages. We are looking for someone detail-oriented and attentive, with strong communications and patient care skills and a commitment to delivering the highest quality health care to Hawai‘i’s people.

Location: Pali Momi Medical Center, Aiea, HI

Work Schedule: Day - 8 Hours

Work Type: Part Time Temporary

FTE: 0.500000

Bargaining Unit: Non-Bargaining

Exempt: No

Minimum Qualifications: High school or equivalent. Completion of a Medical Assistant Program and/or equivalent experience. Certified or Registered Medical Assistant with the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA), American Medical Technologists (AMT), National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT), or National Healthcareer Association (NHA). Current American Heart Association Health Care Provider Basic Life Support (BLS) CPR card. Must be able to complete departmental competency assessment by conclusion of orientation period. One (1) year back office medical assistant experience in an outpatient clinic, physician’s office, or related experience.

EOE/AA/Disabled/Vets

Position Medical Assistant - Cardiology

Category Medical Support Staff

Employment Type Employee

Location Pali Momi Medical Center, Aiea, HI

Req ID 8904