Medical Assistant/Float

Location: Mission Viejo, CA
Date Posted: 10-11-2017
Medical Assistant
Mission Viejo and Float in OC
  • $18.50/hr
  • Full-time - shifts are 4/10's so you’ll work 4 days a week
  • Must be available to work Saturdays, Sundays and flexible with shift
  • Requires at least 1 yr of experience
  • Must have valid driver's license, reliable vehicle and auto insurance
Qualifications:
  • Prefer bilingual in Spanish and English
  • One year of MA experience preferably working with a primary care physician
  • Clean Backgrounds are required
  • Must have be able to type 25 WPM
  • Must be ok with facility that may or may not perform pregnancy terminations
  • Reproductive, managed/primary health care and/or abortion services experience desirable
 
A large non-profit organization has a full-time opportunity (4, 10 hour days a week) for an experienced Medical Assistant in their Mission Viejo Health Center responsible for all supporting functions in the delivery of reproductive health care, primary care, and surgical services. Medical Assistant will assist patients by providing testing, screening, education/counseling, and assisting patients both pre and post-surgical procedure which is required for the provision of medical reproductive health care.

Work alongside providers to ensure high quality, efficient delivery of care. Medical Assistant must have the ability to triage patients, prepare exam rooms, and cover in front office when necessary. Assist providers before, during, and after all medical procedures including surgical abortion services up to 24 weeks. Provide non-judgmental, empathetic care for patients.

Position responsibilities include:
  • Obtain medical history, handle difficult counseling situations with clients on such subjects as rape, STIs, and late abortions
  • Perform basic lab work (Hgb, pregnancy tests, urine dipsticks), process specimens for outside lab tests, record lab results and triage abnormal results
  • Perform MA only patient visits and options/abortion education, making follow-up appointments or referrals for services
  • Assist Doctors during procedure providing assistance for Laminaria and Digoxin administration, analyze products of conception
  • Connect to EKG, B/P, pulse oximeter, transport to recovery room, wiping and cleaning bodily fluids, translate instructions to patient ensuring understanding of post-procedure care
  • Obtain vital signs (blood pressure, height, weight, etc.)
  • Clean and sterilize equipment, prepare and stock exam rooms
  • Emergency contraception visits
  • Prepare charts, verify insurance
  • Monitor health center flow and client satisfaction
  • Prepare center for opening and secure for closing when required
 
Qualified candidates must meet the following requirements:
  • Medical Assistant certificate/diploma required
  • At least 1 year in a medical office preferred
  • Must be available to work flexible hours which include weekends (Saturday and/or Sunday) and evenings
  • Experience in reproductive, primary health care, and/or abortion services is desirable
  • Bilingual English/Spanish preferred
 
Some of the perks:
  • Work/life balance with 4/10 alternative workweek schedule
  • 10% weekend differential
  • Bilingual differential for eligible employees
  • Attractive benefits package including medical, dental, and vision coverage for you and eligible dependents, life insurance, long term disability
  • Generous vacation, sick, and holiday benefits

Corrine Hill
Job Developer
Hope Builders  | 801 N. Broadway, Santa Ana, CA 92701
(714) 543-5105 ext. 159 | www.tsjhopebuilders.org
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