Clinic Summary –
Seattle Surgery Center is one of the largest freestanding ambulatory surgery centers (ASC) in the Pacific Northwest. Founded in 1988 as the First Hill Surgery Center, it was relocated to its present site in 1993 on the old Cabrini Hospital location at Madison and Boren Streets in the center of Seattle’s medical establishment on First Hill. SSC is a seven operating room, multi-specialty ASC with a strong focus on orthopedic and ophthalmology procedures. Surgeons from Proliance, PacMed, Virginia Mason, and a host of smaller surgical groups practice at Seattle Surgery Center.
Position Summary –
The Medical Assistant is responsible for efficient and effective patient/family care according to physician/RN order, in compliance with the philosophy of the surgery center, standards of practice and regulations of governing agencies. Works with the centers’ nurses. Also, assists with the patients’ safety while in the center.