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Providence Medical Assistant II - Axminster Torrance- FT Days *$1,500 Sign On Bonus* in Torrance, California

Description:

Medical Assistant II - Axminster Torrance

$1,500 Sign On Bonus for eligible external candidates who meet all conditions for payment - this is in addition to the fantastic benefits and compensation package offered by Providence that begin on your first day of employment.

The Medical Assistant (MA) II works under the delegation of a licensed practitioner to perform duties as directed to assist in providing patient care to assigned patients. A MA II performs all aspects of the MA I role and is fully competent in the clinical needs/functions for assigned clinic/location of work. An MA II is expected to perform in accordance with established policies, procedures, and regulations.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications:

  • Graduate of accredited school for medical assistants or an equivalent combination of coursework, experience/training to qualify to sit for the CA State or National Certification exam

  • Effective 7/1/2021, all newly hired MA’s must obtain National certification/registration by AMCA, AAMA, AMT, NHA, NCCT, or NAHP as a Medical Assistant within 18 months of hire date

  • Existing caregivers in the MA role as of 7/1/2021, will have 18 months to obtain their National MA certification as listed above

  • Current BLS - Must be AHA accredited (upon hire)

  • 6 months of Healthcare experience

  • 6 months of Medical Assistant experience

Preferred qualifications:

  • Upon hire: Active national certification/registration by AMCA, AAMA, AMT, NHA, NCCT, or NAHP as a Medical Assistant

  • Flexibility to meet the changing needs of the patients and the various clinics

  • Ability to treat people with respect under all circumstances, instill trust in others while upholding the values of the organization

  • Ability to effectively communicate both in writing and verbally, as well as to interact in a professional manner with colleagues, patients, families, and visitors

  • Demonstrated PC skills (ex: MS Office and EHR use)

  • Ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail

  • Demonstrates awareness of current state, federal, and local laws relating to position and patient care

  • Complies with all applicable infection control and safety procedures

  • Increasingly expanded knowledge of principles and practices governing MA role and the ability to apply them effectively

  • Performs delegated work with minimal oversight

  • Must possess expanded knowledge of vaccinations, medications, their use, to include brand and generic names related to the clinic/location supported

  • Ability to analyze, problem solve, and prioritize multiple tasks under pressure

  • Demonstrates a high degree of accountability with increasing responsibilities

Our best-in-class benefits are uniquely designed to support you and your family in staying well, growing professionally and achieving financial security. We take care of you, so you can focus on delivering our Mission of caring for everyone, especially the most vulnerable in our communities

About the ministry you will serve.

Providence Health & Services Southern California is further developing its physician integration strategy. Historically, the largest asset has been Providence Medical Institute, a medical foundation that provides administrative and other support services to affiliated medical groups. Providence Medical Institute is expected to grow significantly in the next several years, bringing with it facilities, staff and physician growth to support that objective.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details — http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Medical Assistant

Location: California-Torrance

Req ID: 352117