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Pacific Medical Centers Medical Assistant Apprentice in Renton, Washington


Find what you’re looking for in your career at PacMed as a Medical Assistant Apprentice (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to work in Renton Primary Care at Pacific Medical Centers in Renton, Washington.

This prgram requires compeltion of 2000 hours which typically can take up to one year.

This position functions under the supervision of a Certified Medical Assistant coach and within the scope of practice that the MA-C coach has determined is appropriate based upon the education and skills requirements of the WACMHC Apprentice Program; and, as defined by the Washington Administrative Code (WAC).

In this position you will:

  • Participates in all aspects of the medical assistance process under the guidance of the MA-C Coach and within the scope of the MA Apprentice education

  • Assists in implementation of processes in the clinic to extent allowed by education

  • Documents accurately, promptly and appropriately according to clinic policy

  • Contributes to the assigned clinic team, functioning as a member of the unit. Assist patient care staff complete their patient care assignments.

  • Maintains confidentiality of records or medical center information at all times

  • Performs other duties as assigned, under the direct supervision of the MA-C Coach and within scope of practice as defined by WAC


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Current Healthcare Provider BLS as certified by the American Heart Association. (May be completed within the first 30 days of employment.)

  • Must be at least 18 years of age at the beginning date of the MA Apprentice program

About the Pacific Medical Center:

Pacific Medical Center is an expanding network of outpatient clinics providing primary and specialty care to the greater Seattle area and employing more than 150 providers representing most medical specialties. Pacific Medical Centers is affiliated with Providence Health & Services, which operates 28 exceptional not-for-profit hospitals and more than 350 clinics across the West. With hundreds of physician and advanced practice provider opportunities in virtually all specialties at any given time, Pacific Medical Centers and Providence offer diverse locations, lifestyles and practice models. Find what you are looking for in your next practice opportunity with Pacific Medical Centers! Learn more at

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide respectful, high-quality, patient-focused healthcare to each person and to the communities we serve.

About Us

Quality and respect. These are the words Pacific Medical Centers (PacMed) employees live and work by. PacMed is a private, not-for-profit, primary and integrated multispecialty health care network with 10 outpatient clinics across the Puget Sound region and more than 175 primary and specialty care providers. Affiliated with the Providence Health & Services system, PacMed provides patient-focused health care — and even same-day appointments — to patients in King, Snohomish and Pierce counties. We provide immediate access to cutting-edge technology, first-class facilities and board-certified specialists, many of whom have been listed as among “Seattle’s Best Doctors.”

Pacific Medical Centers, PacMed, and their Affiliates' (collectively “PacMed”) comply with applicable Federal civil rights laws and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. PacMed does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Student/Interns

Location: Washington-Renton

Req ID: 299287