Swedish Medical Center Medical Assistant – Bariatric Surgery & Weight Loss Services in Seattle, Washington


Swedish Medical Centeris looking for a Medical Assistant, Licensed MA-C (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to workin the Bariatric Surgery and Non-Surgical Weight Loss Services atSwedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.

The Medical Assistant,Licensed MA-C plays a vital role on the patient care team, demonstrating theSwedish values of patient-centered care and service; respect, caring andcompassion; teamwork and partnership; continuous learning and improvement; andleadership.

In this position youwill:

  • Greet and room patients in theclinic setting

  • Obtain vital signs and gatherpertinent patient information

  • Provide patient education aboutprocedures and medications as directed


Required qualificationsfor this position include:

  • Graduate of a certified medicalassistant program

  • Washington State MedicalAssistant Certified or Medical Assistant Interim certification

  • Current CardiopulmonaryResuscitation (CPR) or ability to obtain within one month of hire

Preferred qualificationsfor this position include:

  • Minimum of one year of experienceworking as a medical assistant

  • Computer keyboard skills

  • Experience using ElectronicMedical Records (EMR)

  • Current Basic Life Support(BLS) certification

About the First HillCampus:

The 697-bed

tertiary-care center on the Swedish/First Hill campus is the flagship of the

Swedish health-care system. Swedish/First Hill has one of the most active and

advanced birthing programs in Washington state and houses a Level III neonatal

intensive-care unit. More surgeries are performed each year at Swedish/First

Hill than at any other facility in the region; volumes include more total joint

replacements than any other medical center in the state.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details


Our Mission

Our Non-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

About Us

Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the Greater Seattle Area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 183 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Great Puget Sound area. Swedish employs more than 13,000 employees and 4,200 physicians. Whether through physician clinics, health education, research and innovation or other means of outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Patient Services

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 176398