MEDICAL ASSISTANT - Same Day Clinic in San Diego, CA at Scripps Clinic - Rancho Bernardo

Date Posted: 8/5/2019

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Job Description

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.

Great opportunity for a Medical Assistant to support our Health Express clinic in Rancho Bernardo. As one of the top health systems in the nation, it's important to us to make access to health care convenient and accessible. Scripps Health Express offers same-day, walk-in care for the entire family. Minor illnesses and injuries can happen any time – Health Express provides medical care when needed most, from early morning to late in the evening and weekends.

The MA maintains a clean, organized and safe environment, 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.

Position will encompass back office and front office duties. Located at Scripps Clinic Rancho Bernardo and float to other Health Express sites as needed.

This is a Part-time 8 hour shift position working evening/weekend and holiday rotation. but not limited to covering day shift hours for Health Express Adults department.

Job Requirements

Required
  • Completion of a formal Medical Assistant Program or a minimum of two years of experience as a military corpsman.
  • Medical Assistant Certification or minimum two years of experience as a military corpsman
  • BLS certification for the Healthcare Provider by the American Heart Association (AHA)
Preferred
  • Prior experience in Pediatrics
Scripps Health is repeatedly named on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for, only San Diego-based company and Becker’s Healthcare Top Hospitals. Scripps Health offers a robust Total Rewards Program designed to compensate and motivate you throughout your career. Scripps Health Total Rewards Program includes a broad range of plans and programs including market competitive pay and performance incentives, health and wellness benefits, financial wellness benefits, work-life resources, learning and development opportunities, and rewards and recognition. Unlock your potential with Scripps Health today.

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.