Medical Assistant - Harbor City - job 1197291

Kaiser Permanente

Date: 09/12/2021

City: Harbor City, California

Employment type: Full-time


Under direct supervision and within established scope of practice, assists in the provision of direct patient care by performing routine patient care procedures, technical & supportive functions in a medical office or clinic setting.

Essential Functions:


  • Upholds KP's Policies and Procedures, Principles of Responsibilities and applicable state, federal and local laws.
  • Performs routine patient care functions as prescribed by licensed health care providers following established clinical protocols, policies and procedures within defined scope of education, training and responsibilities.
  • Assists assigned physician(s) and/or other health care professional(s).
  • Performs routine clerical functions as assigned (i.e. making appointments, chart management, telephone calls, etc).
  • Prepares and administers medications as directed by physician order and in accordance w/ KP guidelines.
  • Assists medical personnel w/ procedures and/or diagnostic exams.
  • Applies principles of aseptic technique and infection control as directed by the Infection Control Manual.
  • Establishes and maintains systems for patient test results and follow-up.
  • Provides basic information and assistance to patients under the direction of licensed personnel.
  • Documents pertinent patient information, nursing procedures and patient responses, following established guidelines and maintaining patient confidentiality.
  • Establishes and maintains courteous and cooperative relations w/ members, staff and co-workers.
  • Perform other duties as directed.



Pay Grade: 24



Basic Qualifications:



Experience



  • N/A.



Education



  • N/A.



License, Certification, Registration



  • Valid BLS card.



Additional Requirements:



  • Certified Medical Assistant or Registered Medical Assistant or completion of accredited Medical Assistant program.



Preferred Qualifications:



  • Minimum one (1) year of experience in medical assisting within the last five (5) years preferred.


  • Computer and typing skills.



Notes:



  • This is a call-in/on-call position, days and hours may vary.


  • This position will support Orthopedics and Podiatry operations in Coastline and Carson Medical Office Buildings.


PrimaryLocation :


HoursPerWeek : 1

Shift :


Workdays : Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri

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Job Type : Standard

Employee Status : Regular

Employee Group/Union Affiliation : B01|SEIU|Local 399

Job Level : Entry Level

Job Category : Clinical Support,Medical Assistant

Department :


Travel : Yes, 10 % of the Time




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