UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 11/12/19 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.
Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 11/21/19. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.
Under direct supervision of the clinic manager and the general supervision of the clinic providers and licensed nursing staff, performs work which requires specific knowledge and training in patient care duties within the business and professions code of the State of California and/or the regulations The Joint Commission (TJC).
These duties also include but are not limited to: scheduling patient appointments and associated patient system screens; accurate billing; environmental care functions; equipment/supply management; and cleaning/disinfecting the environment. Other related duties as assigned.
BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART w/in six months of hire date.
Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) OR Certificate of completion of a Medical Assistant training program.
Demonstrated MA experience and proven customer service skills and sensitivity awareness.
Self-starter who is accountable and requires minimal direction and supervision.
Prior experience as a Medical Assistant in an Ambulatory care setting.
Knowledge in medical terminology, on-line scheduling, universal precautions, and proper use of body mechanics.
Ability to take initiative, prioritize demands and work in a team environment.
Experience in direct patient care; demonstrated skills in accurately taking and recording vital signs, height, and weight; administering medication including injections; interviewing patients; and collecting specimens.
Demonstrated knowledge of the normal range of values for vital signs, emergency procedures, and of the basic lab and infection control procedures; standard items used to stock exam rooms.
Demonstrated knowledge of the patient flow process in order to efficiently monitor appointments, patients and available physicians.
General knowledge of pharmaceuticals and able to process PARs.
Possess the personal characteristics of professionalism, credibility, commitment to high standards, innovation, discriminating judgment and accountability.
Primary Care experience.
Epic Electronic medical records.
Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs and be able to work overtime as required.
Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
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