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Medical Assistant - Santa Monica Surgery Clinic 8/12/2016

University of California - Los Angeles Medical Centers Los Angeles, CA

Company
University of California - Los Angeles Medical Centers
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
H84517
AJE Ref #
575863095
Location
Los Angeles, CA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Job Title:
Medical Assistant - Santa Monica Surgery Clinic

UCLA Title:
Med Ast 3

Job No.:
H84517

Work Hours:
Mon-Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Work Location:
Santa Monica, CA

Job Type:
Career

Duration:
Indefinite

Minimum Salary:
$22.17 / $3858

Maximum Salary:
$29.24 / $5088

Layoff Referral Deadline:


Bargaining Unit:
EX



JOB DUTIES:

Provide administrative and patient care support to various ambulatory clinics. Assist in coordinating patient flow throughout the clinic, from registration to discharge. Work as a member of the Ambulatory Care clinic team to provide smooth outpatient flow resulting in optimum patient satisfaction and clinic operation. Candidates are expected to recognize normal and abnormal signs and symptoms and life threatening emergencies. This role requires a Team Assistant with a highly flexible, enthusiastic and proactive approach. Act as a staff person in the office, assisting in patient care, and maintaining high standards of care in the ambulatory practices. Provides direct patient care for diverse patient population within the ambulatory practices, working with clinic management, administration, physicians, fellows, residents, medical students, nursing staff, patient services staff and ancillary personnel.



JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

Knowledge of all instruments and supplies to perform physical examinations and/or procedures. Ability to take vitals signs, administer medications and obtain drug refills as needed. Ability to recognize abnormal laboratory values and report to the physician. Knowledge of symptomatology of common and or life threatening medical problems. Interpersonal skills in maintaining a cooperative working environment with the physicians, staff, and all health providers. Performs phlebotomy, CPR, Injections, and other skills within scope of practice. Demonstrate proficiency in computer skills, Windows computer function, computer navigation, and ability to use computerized patient care systems. Possession of active CPR certification/BCLS. Possession of active EKG and Phlebotomy Certification. Skill and knowledge to maintain current Medical Assistant Certification.



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