CERTIFIED MEDICAL ASSISTANT - EXPERIENCED RESOURCE POOL - Position #2017-227 (Eligible for 8% Position Differential)
- Date Posted:
- Full Time
- OPEN UNTIL FILLED - Redlands - Monday - Friday - 8:00a.m. - 5:00p.m.
The Certified Medical
Assistant provides direct front and/or back office patient care as directed by a Physician, LVN,
RN, or other licensed health care provider.
Certified Medical Assistants greet and escort patients to exam rooms,
prepare patients for examinations, assist with procedures, collect specimens
and assist with the overall delivery of patient care in their respective
department. All levels report directly
to the Nurse Manager or Nursing Supervisor but may be assigned a more immediate
supervisor as determined by the Nurse Manager or Nursing Supervisor.
school diploma or equivalent, and graduation from an accredited Medical
Assistant program; two years of experience required, have demonstrated
performance and competency in at least 2 separate clinical specialty
disciplines (i.e. Pediatrics, ENT, OB/GYN, UCC, Dermatology, Surgery, etc.);
Three or more years of experience can count as one discipline. Must be at least
18 years of age; Current BLS certification. Non-Certified candidates must
obtain within 30 days of hire. EKG certification preferred. CMA certification is required from one of the following agencies: California
Certifying Board for Medical Assistants (CCBMA), American Association of
Medical Assistants (AAMA), and National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT),
AMT (American Medical Technologists) National Association for Health
Professionals (NAHP), National Healthcare Association (NHA) also known as
Certified Medical Assistants (CCMA); Non-Certified candidates will be considered,
but must obtain certification within 120 days of hire date. Must be
proficiently skilled in the application and use of Windows, Excel, Outlook,
clinical applications programs, and the Internet. Typing/word processing
skill of 25 wpm, preferably 40 wpm with high degree of accuracy. Ability to
multi-task in an efficient, thorough, and prioritized manner; to work quickly,
accurately and independently.