Medical Assistant II - Oncology - Per Diem - 113499
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#113499 Medical Assistant II - Oncology - Per DiemFiling Deadline: Wed 2/2/2022
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Under direct supervision of the clinic manager and the general supervision of the clinic providers and licensed nursing staff, performs work which requires specific knowledge and training in patient care duties within business and professions code of the State of California and/or the regulations The Joint Commission (TJC).
These duties also include but are not limited to: scheduling of patient appointments and associated patient system screens; accurate billing; environmental care functions; equipment/supply management; and cleaning/disinfecting the environment. Requires knowledge of medical terminology, on-line scheduling, universal precautions, and proper use of body mechanics. Position requires initiative, the ability to prioritize demands and the ability to work in a team environment.
Work location will vary between Vista and Encinitas
BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART w/in 6 months of hire date.
Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) OR Certificate of completion of a Medical Assistant training program.
Knowledge of medical terminology.
Two (2) years of experience in an oncology ambulatory setting.
Epic or EMR experience.
Prior front desk scheduling experience.
Bilingual - English/Spanish.
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.
Must be able to work between all oncology ambulatory sites.
Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).
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