Would you like to be part of an organization that is committed to delivering the highest quality of medical care to our patients? Do you have a passion for using your clinical competencies in a state-of-the-art healthcare environment? Then please apply for this exciting full-time opportunity. We would be happy to hear from you!
Tower Hematology Oncology offers the most appropriate and current diagnostic and therapeutic modalities in an honest, encouraging, supportive and compassionate manner. You can look forward to collaborating with a dedicated team of highly skilled professionals whose main goal is patient happiness.
As a Medical Assistant II, you will support the physician and/or clinician in the delivery of patient care by performing a variety of medically related tasks, including the following.
Summary of Essential Duties:
Greet and room patients
Direct patients if ancillary services are ordered
Notify physician of patient status
Prepare patients for provider by recording current medications in medical record
Takes vital signs and record in patient chart as directed
Assess patient needs and set up exam room or procedure room
Assist provider during examination/procedure
Perform designated diagnostic tests
Draw, prepare and properly label designated lab work and/or specimens
Administer immunization, injections, or oral medications as ordered by provider
Assist in scheduling follow-up appointments
Answer patient calls in timely manner
Monitor voicemail communications from patients
Communicate patient questions or concerns to provider
Verify completeness of medical record by reviewing previously ordered studies or documentation, ensures that documents are placed in the appropriate location within the record if using paper records
Assist with provider correspondence and communications as directed for clinical care
Provide support in performing QA measures or controls for suites
Recognize and communicates potential patient safety issues
Initiates and completes appropriate administrative and quality documentation including security and occurrence reports
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research... and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major teaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.