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Certified Medical Assistant

Part Time: Saturday & Sunday

Camarillo, CA

Temp-Hire

$DOE

Essential Functions

  • Fulfills patient care responsibilities as assigned that may include checking schedules and organizing patient flow. Accompanying patients to exam/procedure room; assisting patients as needed with walking transfers, dressing, collecting specimens, preparing for exam, etc. Collecting patient history; performing screenings per provider guidelines; assisting physicians/nurses with various procedures; charting; relaying instructions to patients/families; answering calls and providing pertinent information.

  • Fulfills clerical responsibilities as assigned that may include sending/receiving patient medical records; obtaining lab/X-ray reports, hospital notes, referral information, etc.; completing forms/requisitions as needed; scheduling appointments; verifying insurance coverage and patient demographics; managing and updating charts to ensure that information is complete and filed appropriately.

  • Fulfills environmental responsibilities as assigned that may include setting up instruments and equipment according to department protocols; cleaning exam/procedure rooms, instruments, and equipment between patient visits to maintain infection control; cleaning sterilizer according to scheduled maintenance program and keeping appropriate records; ordering, sorting, storing supplies; and restocking exam/procedure rooms.

  • Fulfills organizational responsibilities as assigned including respecting/promoting patient rights; responding appropriately to emergency codes; sharing problems relating to patients and/or staff with immediate supervisor.

  • Fulfills clinical medical assisting responsibilities that vary according to state law, which may include medical/surgical asepsis, sterilization, instrument wrapping and autoclaving; checking vital signs; physical examination preparations; clinical pharmacology; drug administration through various routes including injections; prescription verifications with physician's orders; minor surgery assists including surgical tray set-up pre/post- surgical care, applying dressings, and suture removal; biohazard waste disposal and monitoring; therapeutic modalities; instructing patients with assistive devices, body mechanics, and home care; laboratory procedures including Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) guidelines; quality control methods; CLIA-waived testing; capillary punctures and venipuncture; specimen handling such as urine, throat, vaginal, stool, and sputum; electrocardiography including mounting, emergency triage, and first aid. Medical assistants must adhere to the MA scope of practice in the laboratory.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Education

  • High school diploma or general equivalency diploma (GED).

  • Medical assistant diploma from an accredited vocational institution, or a community college course in medical assisting.

  • Appropriate certificate indicating passing grade for specific specialty if working in specialty department; e.g., pediatric medical assistant exam.

Experience

  • Less than one year of recent experience working in a medical facility as a medical assistant and/or documented evidence of externship completed in a medical office.

  • Electrocardiogram (EKG), vital signs, venipuncture, capillary, and injection current experience.

  • Entry level

  • No supervisory skills

Other Requirements

  • Current documentation of a national certification for the registered medical assistant (RMA) through the American Medical Technologists (AMT) or for the certified assistant through the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA).

  • Must possess a current CPR certification and current health records with the appropriate immunizations to work in the health care field (hepatitis B and tuberculosis).

  • Must possess an ABROE certificate through the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA)

Please apply at:

OnDemand Employment Group

2011 Auto Center Drive #116

Oxnard 93036

P:805 485-4606

F:805-485-4607

E: ODEGJOBS@gmail.com

Please bring with you 2 (two) forms of valid identification and an updated resume.

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