• Medical Assistant WR

    Nursing - C.N.A/CMA/LPN
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
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  • Overview

    St. Luke’s is looking for a Medical Assistant to join us in our strategy to be the community’s trusted partner in providing exceptional, patient-centered care!


    For a career in the health care field, there is simply no better choice in Idaho than St. Luke’s. We are the state’s largest private employer, with more than 12,000 employees and a medical staff of more than 1,300 physicians. St. Luke’s enjoys an outstanding reputation both as a quality employer and a superior health care organization. We are proud of our people who deliver skilled, compassionate care every day, and strive to add to our team only those individuals who will continue in the same tradition of excellence.


    St. Luke’s Wood River opened in 2000, thanks to the overwhelming support of the community, which raised more than $20 million in 20 months to help fund the cost of constructing and equipping the new hospital. St. Luke’s Wood River is the only acute-care hospital within a 75-mile radius of Ketchum, Sun Valley, Hailey and Bellevue. St. Luke’s Wood River Medical Center serves Blaine County and beyond. More than 1,300 inpatients were cared for in the last fiscal year, in addition to providing 1,644 outpatient surgeries and 527 inpatient surgeries.


    #One of American’s Top 15 Health Systems - U.S.News & World Report, "America's Best Hospitals 2015-2016"


    St. Luke’s Health System has an exciting opportunity for a Medical Assistant to join our team!     

    Medical Assistant (MA)

    Start your life changing career today at St. Luke’s Wood River and discover a culture of record-high patient and employee satisfaction! Enjoy competitive compensation along with benefits like tuition reimbursement, hospital retirement contributions, and financial planning assistance. Now is the time to join a passionate, patient-focused team and start on the path of personal and professional growth in a rewarding and exciting industry.  


    St. Luke’s Wood River is currently accepting applications for a Medical Assistant in Ketchum, Idaho. The Medical Assistant is responsible for providing technical/clinical/clerical support to licensed provider and/or physician including medical scribing.


    Required Criteria 


    • At least 6 months of prior experience as a CNA, Patient Specialist, or other healthcare related position (St. Luke’s Health System preferred) AND
    • Completion of a CNA program (certification exam not required). Comparable related formal training considered.
    • This is an entry level Medical Assistant position. No MA experience is required. The MA will be oriented to skills and tasks within initial scope of practice (determined by experience/training level). On-the-job training will be provided as the MA supports the clinic, and paid study time each week will be provided (4-8 hours/week). The MA will advance as competence increases with studies and hands on experience. After approximately 9-12 months, the MA will sit for the CCMA exam, and be eligible to be hired to support the WR clinics in a CMA role.


    Join a team where employee engagement is at an all-time high. Enjoy competitive compensation along with benefits like tuition reimbursement, hospital retirement contributions, and financial planning assistance. Picture yourself here! *St. Luke’s is an equal opportunity  employer without regard to race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status or condition protected by law.


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