Hawaii Pacific Health Medical Assistant - Ward, Family Practice in Honolulu, Hawaii
Founded in 1921, Straub Medical Center includes a 159-bed hospital in Honolulu, a network of neighborhood clinics and a visiting specialist program that reaches throughout the state of Hawai'i. With over 200 physicians who are leaders in their fields, Straub provides its patients with diagnoses and treatments for more than 32 different medical specialties, including bone and joint, heart, cancer, endocrinology/diabetes, family medicine, gastroenterology, geriatric medicine, internal medicine, vascular and urology. Straub is home to the Pacific Region’s only multidisciplinary burn treatment center. The hospital consistently brings new technologies and innovative medical practices to Hawai'i, such as minimally invasive cardiac surgery and total joint replacement.
We are proud to offer family practice medicine at the majority of our satellite clinics, making services available for the entire family in each community. Our family physicians are devoted to providing personal, comprehensive and continuing care for people of all ages in the context of the family and the community. These warm professionals emphasize disease prevention and health promotion with a strong foundation in primary care ethics, and are often best qualified to serve as the patient’s advocate in all health-related matters, including the appropriate use of consultants, health services and community resources.
As a Medical Assistant in our Ward clinic, you will join the dedicated team of physicians and medical staff that provide our recognized compassionate health services to patients and their families. In this role, you will perform a wide variety of patient care activities at the Ophthalmic department. 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: Straub Medical Center, Honolulu, HI
Work Schedule: Day - 8 Hours
Work Type: Full Time Regular
Bargaining Unit: ILWU
Minimum Qualifications: High school or equivalent. Completion of a Medical Assistant Program and/or equivalent experience. Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) or Assessment Based Recognition in Order Entry (ABR-OE) from the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA), or Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) from the American Medical Technologists (AMT), or Nationally Certified Medical Assistant (NCMA) from the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT). 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.
Position Medical Assistant - Ward, Family Practice
Category Medical Support Staff
Employment Type Employee
Location Straub Medical Center, Honolulu, HI
Req ID 12316