Join our award-winning team at University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC). Among the top dozen medical centers in the United States as rated by U.S. News & World Report "America's Best Hospitals", UWMC prides itself on compassionate patient care as well as its pioneering medical advances. UWMC is operated by the University of Washington (UW) and serves as a training site for UW's School of Medicine. The University of Washington is proud to be one of the nation's premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty.University of Washington Medical Center's Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery Clinic has an outstanding opportunity for a Full-Time Medical Assistant.This position is a part of the Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Center medical assistant group, with a focus on supporting the expert practice team caring for neuro-otology patients, which includes the management of hearing loss, cancer, dizziness and disease of the ears.In addition to preparing patients and rooming them for their clinic visits, this role supports the otology program directly by:
Triaging phone messages
Working with insurance authorizations
Assisting with medical procedures
Participating in the High Level Disinfection process for our endoscopy procedures. Cross training is provided to ensure coverage for other Medical Assistants located within the same department as necessary to maintain program operations. This position requires excellent customer service, office and organizational skills, as well as the ability to work effectively in a team environment.As an employee you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For detailed information on Benefits for this position click here.
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergraduate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.