Medical Assistant - APP
Medical Assistant Position Overview
Asante Physician Partners (APP) is a group of top medical professionals working together to provide comprehensive, readily accessible care to patients in southern Oregon. We collaborate with other healthcare professionals throughout the area to offer you a full spectrum of quality care close to home, supported by Asante's full range of services and hospitals.
The APP Ashland OB/GYN Specialty and Midwife office is seeking a highly qualified Medical Assistant to support the Ob/GYN Providers and staff. Previous experience working with OB/GYN patients is preferred for this position. This position is based out of Ashland, Oregon.
As a Medical Assistant for APP Ashland Specialty and Midwife you will have the opportunity to:
Set up and assist Providers with in-office procedures such as; IUD and Nexplanon insertions and removals, Colposcopies, Vulvar Biopsies, LEEP and other procedures
Wrapping/packing and autoclaving instruments
Perform CLIA waived tests (urine dips and pregnancy tests) and documenting results in EPIC
Schedule clinic and surgery appointments
Administer immunizations and other medications. Chart vital signs and medical histories
Maintain equipment and medical supplies, including reordering, stocking and cleaning
Send out specimens for lab testing
Complete prior authorizations for medications
Telephone triage, including notifying patient of lab results by phone, letter or MyChart
High school diploma or equivalent and course work in medical terminology
Completion of an accredited Medical Assistant program, including CMA certification, preferred
Previous verifiable Medical Assistant experience of 6 months or more, or current enrollment in an accredited Medical Assistant program; required
Previous verifiable Medical Assistant experience of 1 year or more; preferred
Compensation & Benefits
Competitive starting wage
Benefits including medical, dental, vision, retirement and wellness
Excellent retirement package with up to 6% employer contribution
Generous Personal Time OFF (PTO) including paid holidays
About Asante and Southern Oregon
Asante is a local, community owned and governed, not-for-profit organization that provides comprehensive health care services to more than 550,000 people in a nine-county area of Southern Oregon and Northern California. It includes Asante Ashland Community Hospital in Ashland, Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center in Medford, Asante Three Rivers Medical Center in Grants Pass, Asante Physician Partners throughout the Rogue Valley, and additional health care partnerships. Virtually all medical specialties and services are represented within an organization dedicated to providing exceptional care. With over 5,000 employees, Asante's entities offer outstanding opportunities for career advancement and professional growth. At Asante your work positively impacts your family, friends, neighbors and the community. Experience the difference in how you work, how you live and how you connect.
At Asante we are defined by our values traits that guide us as we serve patients and the community:
Excellence - Respect - Honesty - Service Teamwork
Asante is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to employ and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.