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Medical Assistant - $1500 Signing Bonus
Location:Ferndale, WA
  

Earn a $1,500 SIGNING BONUS when you join our dynamic team as a Medical Assistant at our brand new, state-of-the-art clinic in Ferndale, WA!  Also come visit us at the WA STATE SOCIETY OF MA's ANNUAL CONFERENCE at FOUR POINTS BY SHERATON at 714 LAKEWAY DRIVE in BELLINGHAM-we'll be there THURSDAY, 5/16 to SATURDAY, 5/18, from 9:30am-4:30pm.

The MA is an integral part of the multi-disciplinary care team assisting in daily patient management providing primary medical care to all ages in an outpatient setting.   This position works closely with various providers as part of the clinical support team consisting of an RN, LPN, MA, Counselor, Case Manager, Medical Team Coordinator, and Care Team Coordinator.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • AAMA certification or NCMA certification through NCCT preferred

  • Medical Assistant-Certified License from the WA State Department of Health

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

  • Outpatient clinic experience serving all ages a must, including providing immunizations

  • A passion for working with a diverse patient population

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.

Live in a community consistently rated one of the most desirable in the USA! Set amidst lush farmland on the Nooksack River with a commanding view of Mount Baker, Ferndale’s 13,000 residents pride themselves on their relaxed, small-town friendliness and affordable quality of life. Ferndale’s convenient location in Whatcom County on the I-5 corridor is just 15 minutes away from our main site in beautiful downtown Bellingham, a popular university & retirement community of 80,000 nestled on Bellingham Bay at the foot of the Cascade Mountains. Just a short distance from Seattle, Vancouver BC, and the San Juan Islands, Whatcom County houses several charming small towns. Enjoy all the area has to offer:

• Recreational & Outdoor Activities (Hiking, Biking, Skiing, Snow Boarding, Fishing, Sailing, Kayaking, & Camping)
• Excellent Schools (University, Community College, Technical School, & Outstanding K-12 Educational Systems)
• Small Town or City Living (Unique Shops, Local Festivals, Farmers Markets, Berry Picking, & Community Events)
• Cultural Activities (Theater, Music, Independent Films, Museums, Art Studios, & Diverse Local Restaurants)

To apply
for this rewarding opportunity and truly make a difference in the community, please visit the Careers section of our web site at www.unitycarenw.org.  Please contact Vicki Curtis, HR Generalist, with questions at hr@ucnw.org or 360-788-2661.  You can learn more about beautiful Ferndale & Bellingham, WA, at https://www.bellingham.org/activities.  Help us provide health care to everyone!