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Full Time Medical Assistant

Job Description

A busy group (Internal Medicine) in Laguna Hills seeks a full time Medical Assistant to start ASAP. Great medical benefits and 401k plan offered after completion of the probationary period!!!! Must have at least 2-3 years of experience as a Medical Assistant. The Medical Assistant will work in different departments with different specialists as needed. This is a full time permanent opportunity with great benefits. Please apply today!


Salary: $17-$18 Hourly


Schedule is Mon-Friday 8:30am to 5:30pm.


SCOPE :Under direct supervision, the medical assistant will assist physicians and clinicians with patient care duties in a medical environment. The medical assistant will maintain efficient patient flow, assists with patient care, i.e. exams, procedures and patient education.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE MEDICAL ASSISTANT:


1. The Medical Assistant escorts patients to and from exam rooms, physician offices, and treatment room as appropriate.


2. Answers high volume of calls, schedules appointments, verifies insurance/eligibility.


3. Records patient data prior to each physician visit, including but not limited to, vital signs, height, weight, allergies, and medication changes.


4. The Medical Assistant performs PFT's, bloods draws, administers vaccinations/skin tests and breathing tests.


5. Obtains all necessary patient records as required by physician and verifies presence of consent prior to treatment or procedures.


6. Prepares and stocks exam/treatment rooms and orders supplies as needed.


7. The Medical Assistant assists physicians with exams and procedures as requested.


8. Assists with delegated patient education activities including but not limited to distributing education literature, etc.


9. Answers patient telephone calls for referral to physician or nurse/pharmacist.


10. Phones in prescriptions and makes other patient calls as directed by physicians and RN.


11. Schedules patient tests, procedures and hospital admissions and schedules appointments to follow-up on test results, as applicable.


12. Displays excellent verbal and written communication skills


Job Type: Full-time


Salary: $17.00 to $18.00 /hour



Company Description
At Oceans Medical Staffing we are proud to have partnered with premiere HealthCare Staffing Recruiters with 25 + years of Healthcare Staffing, Recruiting and Marketing experience.
Your Healthcare Recruiters have extensive Practice Management experience in a Physician's Practice/Hospital Setting which allows each one to utilize their Healthcare background to assist Oceans Medical Staffing to meet today's medical needs. Your Healthcare Staffing Specialist instinctively recognizes the skills required to maintain an efficient medical practice.
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We realize how time consuming and difficult it may be to find a position on your own. If you have a minimum of 1-2 years of recent paid experience in the medical field please submit your resume today! Working with Oceans Medical Staffing puts you at an advantage because of our trusting relationships with our clients. Let our talented staff be another valuable resource to you. We will match your unique healthcare skills to the current positions that are open.
We specialize in placing the following healthcare professionals.
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