MEDICAL ASSISTANT/CERTIFIED MEDICAL ASSISTANT - NURSING FLOAT - Position #2021-29
- Date Posted:
- Full Time
- OPEN UNTIL FILLED Banning Monday - Friday 8:00a.m. - 5:00p.m.
The Medical Assistant/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. Medical
Assistants/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. The Certified Medical Assistant performs all
the same essential duties as the Medical Assistant, but receives greater
compensation for the earned certification.
High School Diploma or equivalent, and graduation from an
accredited Medical Assistant program. No experience is required. Current BLS
certification (American Heart Association).
Proof of Phlebotomy Certification may be required. EKG certification
preferred. State or Federal CMA certification preferred 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).
Applications must be complete and demonstrate that the
minimum qualifications are met. Resumes may be attached to completed
application form as supplemental information, but will not be accepted in lieu
of an official application form. Applications will be screened and the most
qualified candidates who best match the needs of the position will be invited
to compete further in the recruitment process. Due to the large
volume of applications received, we are unable to track for individual
applications or discuss the application process.