CERTIFIED MEDICAL ASSISTANT - CSS TEMP FLOAT POOL - Position #2017-352
- Date Posted:
- Temporary Full Time
- OPEN UNTIL FILLED - Various locations - Monday - Friday 8:00a.m. - 5:00p.m.
The Certified Medical Assistant provides direct front
and/or back office
patient care as directed by a Physician, LVN, RN, or other licensed health care
provider. Certified Medical Assistants
greet and escort patients to exam rooms, prepare patients for examinations,
assist with procedures, collect specimens and assist with the overall delivery
of patient care in their respective department.
All levels report directly to the Nurse Manager or Nursing Supervisor
but may be assigned a more immediate supervisor as determined by the Nurse
Manager or Nursing Supervisor.
School Diploma or equivalent, and graduation from an accredited Medical
Assistant program. No experience is required. Current BLS certification. Non-Certified candidates must obtain within
30 days of hire. EKG certification preferred. California State or
Federal CMA certification is required from one of the following agencies: 1)
California Certifying Board for Medical Assistants (CCBMA), 2) American
Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA), 3) American Medical Technologists (AMT),
4) National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) or in the State of California,
Multiskilled Medical Certification Institute (MMCI), 5) National Healthcare Association (NHA)-also
known as Certified Clinical Medical Assistants (CCMA), and 6) National
Association for Health Professionals (NAHP). Non-Certified candidates will be
considered, but must obtain certification within 120 days of hire date.
Must be proficiently skilled in the application and use of Windows, Excel,
Outlook, clinical applications programs, and the Internet. Typing/word
processing skill of 25 wpm, preferably 40 wpm with high degree of accuracy.
Ability to multi-task in an efficient, thorough, and prioritized manner; to
work quickly, accurately and independently; and, to anticipate needs and solve