Jan 14, 2021

Medical Assistant - FPG Float Team

  • UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA

Job Description

ResponsibilitiesYou can expand your professional circle while working at UCLA Health. As a Medical Assistant on the UCLA Health Faculty Practice Group Float Team, you will travel to various ambulatory clinics to provide administrative and patient care support. Each day will be an exciting opportunity to work with new patients and colleagues, all while having the support and recognition that comes with being a part of UCLA Health. As a full-time member of our staff, you’ll enjoy outstanding benefits, including health, dental, and vision plans that begin on your first day and a retirement plan that is one of the best in the nation. You will also receive 13 paid holidays and 15 vacation days beginning your first year. This role requires a Team Assistant with a highly flexible, enthusiastic and proactive approach as you will travel to UCLA Community practices throughout the greater Southern California area and your schedule will vary depending on assignments. QualificationsRequired: * Skill and knowledge to maintain current Medical Assistant Certification or diploma * Minimum of six months of working experience as a Medical Assistant in a healthcare setting * Possession of active CPR certification/BLS from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross * Knowledge of all instruments and supplies to perform physical examinations and procedures * Ability to take vital signs, perform injections, administer medications, and obtain drug refills * Knowledge of symptomatology of common and/or life threatening medical problems and assessing abnormal laboratory values  * Ability to use a computerized patient care systems and proficiency with the Windows operating system * Ability to be highly flexible, travel to multiple work sites within UCLA Health community based practices and work a variable schedule Highly desired: * Possession of Phlebotomy Certification 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. 79275226.jpg