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MEDICAL ASSISTANT SCRIBE - Plastic Surgery in San Diego, CA at Scripps Clinic - Del Mar

Date Posted: 2/3/2019

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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.

Scripps Clinic in Del Mar provides expert specialty and primary care. Conveniently located north of Route 56 and east of I-5, our doctors provide care to a number of communities in San Diego’s North County, including Carmel Valley, Del Mar, Del Mar Heights, Del Mar Mesa, Del Sur, East Del Mar, Fairbanks Ranch and Rancho Santa Fe. The Medical Assistant will be joining Plastic Surgery, where we specialize in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the breast.

The Medical Assistant will work closely with the Plastic Surgeon, primary duties include medical scribing for the Plastic Surgeon and requires travel to two locations (Del Mar and Rancho Bernardo). 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 is a part time, benefitted position (40 hours per two-week pay period) - 8am-5pm on Mondays at Scripps Clinic Del Mar, 8am-5pm on Thursdays at Scripps Clinic Rancho Bernardo and 4 hours every other week on Wednesdays.

Job Requirements

  • 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)

  • One year of experience as a MA in an outpatient setting
  • One year of medical scribe experience
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.