Nov 29, 2021

Medical Assistant - South Orange County *$3,000 Sign-On Bonus*

  • St. Joseph Health & Covenant Health
  • Mission Viejo, CA, USA

Job Description

$3,000 Sign-on bonus at hire. Terms apply

We are hiring Medical Assistants for Mission Heritage Medical Group in South Orange County!

Location : We have several Medical Assistant opportunities available!

Foothill Ranch, CA

San Clemente, CA

Lake Forest, CA

Laguna Niguel, CA

Mission Viejo, CA

Schedule : Full-time

Shift : Day

Job Summary:

Medical Assistant works under the delegation of a licensed practitioner to perform duties as directed to assist in providing patient care to assigned patients. A Medical Assistant performs all aspects of the Associate Medical Assistant role and is fully competent in the clinical needs/functions for assigned clinic/location of work. An Medical Assistant is expected to perform in accordance with established policies, procedures, and regulations.


  • Flexibility to meet the changing needs of the patients and the various clinics.
  • Ability to treat people with respect under all circumstances, instill trust in others while upholding the values of the organization.
  • Ability to effectively communicate both in writing and verbally, as well as to interact in a professional manner with colleagues, patients, families, and visitors.
  • Demonstrated PC skills (ex: MS Office and EHR use)
  • Ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail.
  • Demonstrates awareness of current state, federal, and local laws relating to position and patient care.
  • Complies with all applicable infection control and safety procedures.
  • Increasingly expanded knowledge of principles and practices governing MA role and the ability to apply them effectively.
  • Performs delegated work with minimal oversight.
  • Must possess expanded knowledge of vaccinations, medications, their use, to include brand and generic names related to the clinic/location supported.
  • Ability to analyze, problem solve, and prioritize multiple tasks under pressure.
  • Demonstrates a high degree of accountability with increasing responsibilities.

Position Requirements:


  • H.S. Diploma or GED
  • Coursework/Training Graduate of accredited school for medical assistants and certificate.


  • 6 months Healthcare experience preferred
  • 6 months Medical Assistant experience preferred

Licenses and Certifications:

  • Varies based on MA level

There are four MA levels: MA I, MA II, MA III and MA IIII. Most candidates will be considered for the MA II role. Final consideration will be based on experience and qualifications. Position Requirements, including Education, Experience and Licenses and Certifications; will vary based on MA level.

Sign-on Bonus require acceptance of terms.

St. Joseph Heritage Healthcare (SJHH) is one of California's most respected medical groups. With over 2,000 employees and 25 locations throughout California, including, Northern California, Orange County, High Desert and Los Angeles County, SJHH has been continually recognized as a leader in quality, customer service and information technology. This kind of success is the result of team work, a commitment to excellence and a strong adherence to the organization's mission, vision and values.

St. Joseph Heritage Healthcare (SJHH) provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, St. Joseph Heritage Healthcare (SJHH) complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Company: Heritage Healthcare

Category: Medical Assistant

Req ID: 21000213