Job Description

Medical Assistant - Merced Clinic - FT/Days

SUMMARY: Accountable for basic clerical and technical supportive services within a defined scope of practice under the direction of a licensed physician or surgeon. The multi-skilled employee who partners with providers and clinic staff to provide ongoing support services to maximize efficiency while ensuring optimal patient/family experience. Welcomes/rooms patient and family in a timely efficient manner and collects patient information and vital signs specific to the practice setting (medical history, medication usage, etc). Effectively utilizes Valley Children's Healthcare systems, software and modules effectively to perform job-related functions. Documents all pertinent information in a precise, clear manner. Functions as a patient care team member assisting licensed staff in the performance and provision of safe, service-oriented and efficient patient care. This job description documents the general nature and level of work but is not intended to be a comprehensive list

REQUIREMENTS: This position requires a High School Diploma or GED. BLS - Basic Life Support required within 30 days of hire or transfer into position. Candidate is required to have graduated from a Medical Assistant program or have equivalent experience in a healthcare environment as a Medical Assistant. Medical Assistant Certification, medical terminology and bilingual skills are preferred. Minimum six (6) months experience in a health care environment providing direct patient care is preferred. Ability to work in a team environment and manage multiple priorities in a timely manner.

POSITION DETAILS: Full-time, 80 hours per pay period. Day shifts


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