Kaiser Permanente Float Clinical Assistant - CRMT/Float Pool, Central Cluster, Zone 1, Capitol Hill Medical Office Building 2 of 2 in Washington, District Of Columbia

To work interdependently with physicians, nurses and other clinical staff to provide comprehensive, high quality medical care to Kaiser Permanente members and be accountable for travelling within a cluster and/or reasonable geographical area.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • 100% Travel

  • Assists the physician in providing comprehensive medical care to targeted patient population in the ambulatory clinic setting by:

  • Preparing the patient for the medical examination.

  • Performing screening activities appropriate to patient population.

  • Performing assigned clinical tasks and/or procedures

  • Performs clinical tasks and/or procedures appropriate to targeted patient population under the delegation and supervision of a licensed physician.

  • Performs clinical tasks and/or procedures appropriate to targeted patient population under the delegation and supervision of a registered nurse.

  • Immediately notifies physician or other licensed health care provider of patients observed to be in distress.

  • Documents all care given and actions taken on behalf of the patient in KP HealthConnect.

  • Facilitates smooth and efficient operation of the clinical department by monitoring the flow of patients and intervening as appropriate to minimize wait times and promote a positive experience for the patient.

  • Assists with inventory and requisition of required supplies; keeps exam and procedure rooms adequately stocked at all times.

  • Engages in positive interactions with Kaiser Permanente members, visitors and fellow staff members at all times.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

This position is listed for Central Cluster Zone 1 Home Center Capitol Hill.

Position will support service lines of Primary Care/Peds/OBGYN, Medical Specialties, and Surgical Specialties.

Standard schedule is 8 hour shifts, start times vary based on clinic business needs and medical center hours of operation.

Position is required to float to all MOBs within the Central Cluster Zones and may be asked to work anywhere within the MAS Region, as needed.

Basic Qualifications:

Experience

  • Minimum one (1) year of full-time experience as a nursing/medical assistant in a hospital, doctor's office or ambulatory care clinic is required.

Education

  • High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.

License, Certification, Registration

  • Current BLS certification required.

  • State of Maryland: Certified Nursing Assistant required.

Additional Requirements:

  • Completion of all Kaiser Permanente Clinical Assistant required competencies within the first sixty (60) days of employment, and annually thereafter.

  • External applicants and all internal applicants that did not go through KPMAS CA Skills Maximization and Standardization Program will be required to complete an internal Kaiser medication course and required to complete all medication competencies within the first one hundred eighty (180 days) days of employment, and annually thereafter.

  • Must obtain a passing score of 70% or higher on Clinical Assistant pre-employment screening exam.

  • Effective interpersonal and customer service skills.

  • Effective communication (written and oral) skills.

  • Proficiency in the use of applicable computer software.

  • Problem solving skills.

  • Ability to work independently and as a member of a team.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in administering medications and/or have completed medication administration education preferred.

  • Familiarity in documenting in an electronic medical record system preferred.

  • Current National Medical Assistant Certification preferred.

  • Graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant Program.

COMPANY: KAISER

TITLE: Float Clinical Assistant - CRMT/Float Pool, Central Cluster, Zone 1, Capitol Hill Medical Office Building 2 of 2

LOCATION: Washington, District of Columbia

REQNUMBER: 742444

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.