Medical Assistant - Interview Open House 9/15

Portland, OR | Medical Assistant

Position Summary:

* Submit this quick application as your RSVP to our Interview Open House on September 15th, 2021 at our Raleigh Hills Location- 4800 SW 76th Ave, Portland, OR 97225 *

At GoHealth Urgent Care, we place the needs of our patients first - by providing an effortless patient experience, a welcoming culture of care and seamless integration with market-leading health systems and our communities. GoHealth operates over 15 centers in the Portland Metro and are partnered with Legacy Health.

In a collaborative manner, the Medical Assistant will provide support to the Medical Providers, Radiologic Technologist, and patients through a variety of tasks, including but not limited to patient care management, organization and communication.  

The Medical Assistant completes all activities accurately, with high quality and in a timely manner while living our vision and mission to become the urgent care Partner of choice by re-defining value and access to quality care through: an effortless experience, a culture of care, and seamlessly integrating with our partners and communities. This vision is achieved through our five core values of Collaboration, Innovation, Diversity and Inclusion, Integrity and Accountability.

Job Requirements

Education

  • Graduate of a Medical Assistant Program required

OR

  • 2+ years of Medical Assistant experience under a licensed healthcare supervisor within the last 3 years (ABR-OE from the AAMA must be obtained within 2 weeks of hire if Medical Assistant Certification is not obtained upon hire)

Experience: 

  • Medical Assistant experience preferred for Graduate of a Medical Assistant Program

OR

  • 2+ years of Medical Assistant experience within the last 3 years under a licensed healthcare supervisor in lieu of Medical Assistant program

Licenses/Certifications

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) must be obtained within 6 months of hire.
  • One of the following certifications must be obtained within 6 months of hire:
    • CCMA - Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (verified through NHA, National Healthcareer Association)
    • CMA - Certified Medical Assistant (verified through AAMA, American Association of Medical Assistant)
    • RMA - Registered Medical Assistant (verified through AMT, American Medical Technologists)
    • NCMA - National Certified Medical Assistant (verified through NCCT, National Center for Competency Testing)
    • EMT - Emergency Medical Technician (verified through the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians)
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UPDATE: COVID Vaccine Announcement: GoHealth Urgent Care is requiring all new hires to disclose their COVID-19 vaccination status in all markets. In certain markets, it will be required that new hires receive the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine series (of either the Moderna or Pfizer vaccine or the single dose Johnson & Johnson Janssen vaccine) prior to their first day of employment. New hires must receive the second dose (of either the Moderna or Pfizer vaccine) within 30 days of their first day of employment. This is a condition of employment, unless a faith-based or medical exemption is approved.

All qualified persons are granted an equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation and gender identity or expression, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, genetic information, medical condition, family care leave status, pregnancy or pregnancy-related condition, otherwise qualified disabled or veteran status. The company will comply with all fair employment laws in each of the jurisdictions where we conduct business.


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Why GoHealth?

GoHealth Urgent Care has outstanding career opportunities in Connecticut, Delaware, Missouri, New York City, North Carolina, Northwest Arkansas, Oklahoma City, San Francisco and the Portland-Vancouver area. And all of these positions have one thing in common: flexibility to practice urgent care medicine the way it was meant to be, without the stress and bureaucracy of hierarchical organizations. With reasonable work hours that don’t emotionally exhaust them or burn them out, our team can balance and prioritize their professional and personal lives.

The lifestyle you can lead.

The Greater Portland market spans both Washington and Oregon. Magnificent Mount Hood is always in view, accessed by the historic Columbia River Highway, which winds through beautiful rivers, waterfalls, valleys and scenic sights. Local attractions include the Pittock Mansion, St. Johns Bridge, the International Rose Test Garden, Lan Su Chinese Garden, and the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry. There are also many wineries and breweries, the Portland Farmers Market, and lots of local music and nightlife — plus great shopping and restaurants. And you’ll find many friendly neighborhoods with great schools.