UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Torrance, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesParticipate in the total patient care in the ambulatory setting, recognizing normal and abnormal signs and symptoms and life threatening emergencies. Act as a staff person in the office, assisting in patient care, and maintaining high standards of care in the community offices. QualificationsKnowledge of normal and abnormal symptomology and life threatening medical problems.Current CPR certification - American Heart Association or Red Cross. Ability to skillfully administer oral, IM and subcutaneous medications.Ability to perform venipuncture with skill, adhering to all OSHA PPE safety requirements.Ability to obtain accurate vital signs and drug refills.Ability to assist in medical emergencies and office procedures.Ability to use computerized patient care systems.Knowledge of medical terminology.Skill to accurately perform a 12-lead EKG.Ability to assist in orientation of new staff.Ability to order medical and clinical supplies and maintain adequate inventory.Ability to organize tasks to facilitate smooth work/patient flow.Knowledge to schedule patient for referrals to specialists.Ability to be flexible in working both back and front office to facilitate smooth workflow.Knowledge and ability to set up and assist physician with any procedures such as, but not limited to audiometry, spirometry, O2 saturation levels, skin tag and mole removals, ear lavage, colposcopies, flexible sigmoidscopies.Ability to perform accurate quality control and patient sample testing for waived tests.Knowledge of MSDS and emergency treatments.Ability to work overtime in cases of emergency.A medical assistant diploma/certificate from a secondary, post secondary, or adult education program in a public school authorized by the Dept. of Education, in a community college program provided for in the Education Code, or a post-secondary institution accredited or approved by the Bureau of Post-secondary and Vocational Education in the Dept. of Consumer AffairsSkill and knowledge to maintain current Medical Assistant Certification. Minimum of one year OBGYN experience- required BLS- required Phlebotomy- required Autoclave and High-Level Disinfection Experience- Required UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Feb 25, 2020