MEDICAL ASSISTANT INTERVIEW EVENT in San Diego, CA at Scripps Corporate Offices

Date Posted: 4/16/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Scripps Health will be holding an interview event for open Medical Assistant positions throughout Scripps Health Clinics. Candidates must apply and meet the required qualifications stated below to be considered for an interview.  This is a by appointment only, no walk-ins.  Selected candidates will be contacted with a confirmation of their interview time. Interviews will be scheduled the week of April 30th and May 7th.
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 PMA, and basic registration and updating of demographics. This position will switch between front and back office duties
We currently have both benefited, Full Time and Part Time opportunities available at our various locations. Evening and weekend shifts needed as well and possible floating among multiple clinics.  

Job Requirements

Required Education/Experience/Specialized Skills: Completion of a formal Medical Assistant Program.

Required Certification/Registration:Medical Assistant Certification. BLS certification for the Healthcare Provider by the American Heart Association (AHA)

Preferred Education/Experience/Specialized Skills/Certification: One year of experience as a MA in an outpatient setting preferred. Experience with Pediatrics is preferred.

Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.