Medical Assistant

On Lok Senior Health Service San Francisco , CA 94133

Posted 3 months ago

On Lok Lifeways

We are a non-profit committed to our participants. On Lok Lifeways PACE long term senior care is provided by On Lok Senior Health Services, a 501(c)(3) non-profit

Dedicated to The Care of Elders:

On Lok, Inc. is a not-for-profit organization founded in the early 1970s by a group of citizens concerned about the plight of elders and the lack of long term options in the community. On Lok, Inc. serves as the administrative arm of a group of five affiliated non-profit organizations. Its functions include research and development, human resources, fundraising and management information systems.

We understand the importance of a system that works together. Your expertise, drive and passion can help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare.

Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career!

POSITION SUMMARY: Under the administrative direction and supervision of the Program/Center Manager and Program Nursing Specialist and clinical supervision of the Nurse Practitioner/Physician, the Medical Assistant provides assistance to the medical (clinic) team.

DUTIES / RESPONSIBILITIES:

    1. Assists clinic team in provision of nursing care to participants.


    1. Provides technical (clinical) support in obtaining vital signs, collecting lab work, performing wound care, and other designated responsibilities by the medical or nursing staff.


    1. Provides clerical support for the clinic under the direction of the Center RN.


    1. Other related duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS (knowledge, skills, abilities):

    1. Graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant program.


    1. One-year experience working with the elderly or frail population required.


    1. Ability to work independently and as part of interdisciplinary team.


    1. Bilingual ability may be required for specific assignments.


    1. Physical requirements include visual acuity and the ability to lift /move up to 75 pounds occasionally, and up to 50 pounds frequently.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature of work performed. They are not considered as an exhaustive list of all job tasks performed. On Lok reserves the right to change job descriptions, work hours or work sites as required by the program.

On Lok's Employee Benefits include (eligible for any position for 20 hr/wk or more):

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage

  • Retirement Savings Plan 403(b) and Term Life/AD&D Insurance

  • Flexible Spending Account, Commuter Checks, MLA scholarships, Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

  • Pet Insurance and additional discounts

  • Holidays (10 per year), vacation time, sick leave, and long-term disability insurance

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