UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 9/14/2020 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.
Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 9/24/2020. 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 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 of 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.
Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) OR Certificate of completion of a Medical Assistant training program.
Previous Medical Assistant experience and one (1) year Ambulatory Care experience.
BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART within six (6) months of hire date.
Demonstrated experience with EPIC and Cadence module one process PARs.
Knowledge in medical terminology, online scheduling, universal precautions, and proper use of body mechanics.
Experience in direct patient care. Skills in accurately taking and recording vital signs, height, and weight. Administering medication including injections; interviewing patients; and collecting specimens.
Proven knowledge of the normal range of values for vital signs, emergency procedures, and of basic lab and infection control procedures; standard items used to stock exam rooms.
Proven knowledge of the patient flow process in order to efficiently monitor appointments, patients and available physicians.
Demonstrated general knowledge of pharmaceuticals.
Demonstrated experience assisting with procedures.
Possess the personal characteristics of professionalism, credibility, commitment to high standards, innovation, discriminating judgment and accountability.
Ability to take initiative, prioritize demands and work in a team environment.
Three (3) years of Ambulatory Care experience.
Family Medicine/Internal Medicine experience.
Front Office and Pediatric experience.
Experience assisting with procedures.
Experience with EPIC and Cadence module.
Must be willing to work overtime as required.
Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
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