Job Description

Payroll Title:
MED AST 2
Department:
Fetal Diagnostic Ultrasound
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Worksite:
La Jolla Medical Center
Appointment Type:
Career
Appointment Percent:
60%
Union:
EX Contract
Total Openings:
1
Work Schedule:
Days, 8 hour shifts

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#115307 Medical Assistant Maternal Fetal Care

Extended Review Date: Mon 7/4/2022

For the safety and well-being of the entire university community, the University of California requires, with few exceptions, that all students, faculty and staff be vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus and influenza before they will be allowed on campus or in a facility or office. For more information visit: Flu Vaccine Mandate / COVID Vaccine Policy

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 3/24/2022 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 4/2/2022. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.

UC San Diego current employees who apply by 3/28/2022 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 clinic manager and the general supervision of the clinic providers and licensed nursing staff, provides non-licensed medical support to medical care providers in an outpatient setting.

Incumbent 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 of the Joint Commission (TJC). Duties 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.

Demonstrates knowledge of medical terminology, on-line scheduling, universal precautions, and proper use of body mechanics. Incumbent also demonstrates initiative, the ability to prioritize demands, and the ability to work in a team environment.

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.

  • Prior Medical Assistant experience, preferably in a large, complex Healthcare system.

  • Medical terminology training or certificate.

  • Knowledge and training in patient care duties within the business and professions code of the State of California and/or the regulations of The Joint Commission (TJC).

  • Knowledge and training in patient care, environmental care functions, equipment/supply management and cleaning/disinfecting the environment.

  • Knowledge of online scheduling, universal precautions, and body mechanics.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Recent Fetal Diagnostic Ultrasound experience.
  • Recent OB/GYN experience.
  • Knowledge of EPIC.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

  • Must be able to work various hours and Women's Health locations based on business needs.
  • Must be able to work overtime as required.

Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).

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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Application Instructions

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