Job Description

Payroll Title:
MED AST 2
Department:
Encinitas Cancer Clinic
Hiring Pay Scale
$23.40 - $29.13 / Hour
Worksite:
Encinitas
Appointment Type:
Career
Appointment Percent:
50%
Union:
EX Contract
Total Openings:
1
Work Schedule:
Days, 8 hrs/day, Monday-Friday

#127860 Medical Assistant II - North County Oncology

Extended Deadline: Thu 3/7/2024

UC San Diego values equity, diversity, and inclusion. If you are interested in being part of our team, possess the needed licensure and certifications, and feel that you have most of the qualifications and/or transferable skills for a job opening, we strongly encourage you to apply.

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 2/8/2024 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 2/20/2024. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.

UCSD current employees who apply by 2/13/2024 will have priority consideration for this position. Recruiters will refer qualified internal candidates after the first 7 days of the job posting. All qualified external applicants and additional internal applicants who apply after the priority date may have further consideration pending the results of the initial review.

DESCRIPTION

Under direct supervision of the nurse manager and the general supervision of the clinic providers and licensed nursing staff, performs work that requires specific knowledge and training in patient care duties within the business and professional code of the State of California and/or the regulations of The Joint Commission (TJC).

These duties also include but are not limited to scheduling patient appointments and associated patient system screens, accurate billing, environmental care functions, equipment/supply management, and cleaning/disinfecting the environment. Other relatedduties as assigned.

The position is for oncology clinics in North Country - Encinitas, Vista, Rancho Bernardo, and Murrita.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) OR Certificate of completion of a Medical Assistant training program.

  • BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART within six (6) months of hire date.

  • Two (2) or more years of relevant experience as a Medical Assistant.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Medical terminology.

  • Previous experience and knowledge in direct patient care and use of EMR.

  • Online scheduling, universal precautions, and proper use of body mechanics.

  • Strong ability to take initiative, prioritize demands, and work in a team environment.

  • Must be able to function in a fast-paced environment, have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and consistently demonstrate empathy and kindness to all staff and patients.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Infusion/ Oncology experience.

  • Gyn Onc/Procedures experience.

  • Epic experience.

  • Experience working with vulnerable patient populations.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

  • Position will primarily float between Rancho Bernardo, Encinitas, Vista, and Murrieta clinics. If needed, it is required to float to any outpatient cancer services clinic.
  • Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
  • Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.

Pay Transparency Act

Annual Full Pay Range: $48,859 - $60,823 (will be prorated if the appointment percentage is less than 100%)

Hourly Equivalent: $23.40 - $29.13

Factors in determining the appropriate compensation for a role include experience, skills, knowledge, abilities, education, licensure and certifications, and other business and organizational needs. The Hiring Pay Scale referenced in the job posting is the budgeted salary or hourly range that the University reasonably expects to pay for this position. The Annual Full Pay Range may be broader than what the University anticipates to pay for this position, based on internal equity, budget, and collective bargaining agreements (when applicable).


If employed by the University of California, you will be required to comply with our Policy on Vaccination Programs, which may be amended or revised from time to time. Federal, state, or local public health directives may impose additional requirements.

If applicable, life-support certifications (BLS, NRP, ACLS, etc.) must include hands-on practice and in-person skills assessment; online-only certification is not acceptable.

UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, the only Burn Center in the county, and and dozens of outpatient clinics. We invite you to join our team!

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