Scripps Health Medical Assistant - Family Practice in San Diego, California
At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support, respect that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to Work.
You’ll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates. So if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.
The Medical Assistant (MA) is responsible for knowing her/his professional scope of practice as defined by the California Business and Professional Code and for successfully completing the Scripps Clinical Core competency program. The MA maintains a clean, organized and safe environment. The MA organizes and performs patient care services that support the physician's practice. This includes assisting in preparing patients for examination/procedures, assisting physicians with procedures, relaying instructions from the physician to the patient or authorized person, collecting patient data in person and by phone and documenting patient concerns, messages and care provided in the electronic medical record for the physician's review, administering medications specifically directed by the physician and performing vital sign documentation, scheduling of appointments and procedures, complete and accurate message taking, routing messages to the appropriate area for direction, order and referral entry, acquisition of pre-certifications and setting up of cases in EPIC, and basic registration and updating of demographics.
This position is Full-Time, working 8 hour day shifts Monday – Friday with shifts ranging from 7am – 7pm hours, including Saturdays. Saturday shifts are 8am – 12pm. You will float to other departments within the clinic on an as needed basis.
Completion of a formal Medical Assistant Program, OR hold a Medical Assistant Certification, OR have a minimum of two years of experience as a military corpsman
BLS certification for the Healthcare Provider by the American Heart Association (AHA)
- One year of experience as a Medical Assistant in an outpatient setting
Job: *Clinical Support
Organization: *Scripps Clinic
Title: Medical Assistant - Family Practice
Location: Central San Diego County-SAN DIEGO-SCRIPPS CLINIC - RANCHO BERNARDO
Requisition ID: 1054197