The Medical Assistant Supervisor directly supervises and provides at the elbow support for the medical assistants including hiring, training, coaching, progressive discipline and annual evaluations. This position will be located in our Bellingham clinic. The MA Supervisor is expected to collaborate with a multidisciplinary team consisting of, at a minimum, medical provider(s), LPN(s), RN(s), Behavioral Health Counselors/Social Workers(s), Behavioral Health Case Managers, Population Health staff, other MA(s) and Quality Improvement staff.
We are a private, non-profit, federally qualified health center that has been proudly and successfully serving the greater Bellingham area since 1982 & Ferndale since 2008. Located in the northwest corner of Washington State, we offer comprehensive primary medical, behavioral health, and dental care, along with pharmacy services at 2 locations in Whatcom County serving a diverse and mostly underserved population of all ages. Employing over 250 caring and compassionate employees, we provide access to high quality, affordable health care for all.
Bellingham is a popular college community of 80,000 nestled between Bellingham Bay and Mount Baker National Forest with outstanding views of the San Juan Islands It offers a thriving visual and performing arts scene, a variety of local restaurants and a haven for those who appreciate nature and the outdoors. Our proximity to Seattle, just 90 miles south, and Vancouver, BC, just 45 miles north, offers convenient access to the amenities to two international cities.
The ideal candidate will have:
- Completed an LPN or MA program at an accredited institution
- WA State Department of Health LPN license or CMA license, as well as their current BLS certification
- At least five years experience with outpatient clinic responsibilities
- Two or more years of experience supervising and mentoring employees strongly preferred