Medical Assistant

Dignity Health Templeton , CA 93465

Posted 2 months ago

Overview

Pacific Central Coast Health Centers (PHC), a service of Dignity Health, is a non-profit clinic organization comprised of more than 30 community health centers located on the Central Coast in cities throughout Northern Santa Barbara County, San Luis Obispo County and Ventura County. Our experienced doctors and family health centers provide a wide range of health care services that include family care as well as a number of specialty health care services. As a Dignity Health member, PHC is a part of Dignity Health Central Coast's award-winning network of outstanding hospitals, imaging centers, laboratories, post-acute centers, and expert physicians.

Responsibilities

Position Summary:

In keeping with the Pacific Central Coast Health Center's philosophy,under the direction and supervision of the Operational and/or Medical Director, the medical assistant will assist licensed medical staff in the preparation of patients for delivery of services utilizing basic administrative clerical and technical skills.

Qualifications

Minimum:

  • Completion of a medical assistant training program. Medical Assistants hired prior to November 1, 2019 will be grandfathered.

  • 1-3 years medical assistant experience preferred. Experience preferred in area of clinic specialty.

  • Must have completed a medical assistant training program.

  • Medical Assistants hired prior to November 1, 2019 will be grandfathered BLS required within 90 days of hire.

  • Ability to move quickly from one task to another independently.

  • Ability to communicate effectively with peers, staff and supervisor.

  • Ability to take instructions, comprehend and follow through effectively.

  • Good verbal and written communications skills.

  • Ability to read, write, comprehend and follow written and oral instructions in English.

  • Will have direct patient contact.

  • Computer literate with the ability to type accurately at a moderate pace.

  • Ability to ensure that diagnosis correlates with the procedure/exam requested.

  • Ability to move quickly from one task to another independently.

  • Ability to communicate effectively with peers, staff and supervisor.

  • Ability to take instructions, comprehend and follow through effectively.

  • Good verbal and written communications skills.

  • Ability to read, write, comprehend and follow written and oral instructions in English.

  • Will have direct patient contact. Computer literate with the ability to type accurately at a moderate pace.

  • Ability to ensure that diagnosis correlates with the procedure/exam requested.

  • Bi-lingual, Spanish speaking

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