CERTIFIED MEDICAL ASSISTANT - ORTHOPEDICS - Position #2017-167
- 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. No experience is required. Current phlebotomy and CPR certification.
California State or Federal CMA certification is required from one of the
following agencies: 1) California Certifying Board for Medical Assistants
(CCBMA), 2) American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA), 3) American
Medical Technologists (AMT), 4) National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT)
or in the State of California, Multiskilled Medical Certification Institute
(MMCI), 5) National Healthcare
Association (NHA)-also known as Certified Clinical Medical Assistants (CCMA),
and 6) National Association for Health Professionals (NAHP). Non-Certified
candidates will be considered, but must obtain certification within 120 days of
hire date. EKG certification preferred. Must be proficiently skilled in the
application and use of Windows, WordPerfect, Excel, Outlook, clinical
applications programs, and the Internet. Typing/word processing skill of 25
wpm, preferably 40 wpm with high degree of accuracy. Excellent written, verbal
and interpersonal communication skills. Ability to multi-task in an efficient,
thorough, and prioritized manner; to work quickly, accurately and
independently; and, to anticipate needs and solve problems. Spanish bilingual