Job Description

Payroll Title:
MED AST 2
Department:
Temporary Employment Services
Hiring Salary Range
$22.72 / Hour
Worksite:
La Jolla
Appointment Type:
Temp
Appointment Percent:
Various%
Union:
EX Contract
Total Openings:
1
Work Schedule:
Variable, Variable, Variable shifts from 7:30am-5:30pm, Mon-Fri

#TP121109 Medical Assistant

Filing Deadline: Fri 2/17/2023

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.

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

Position available through UCSD Temporary Employment Services (TES). Employment through TES is an excellent way to gain valuable UCSD experience and get your foot in the door for career positions. TES employment includes medical coverage, paid vacation & sick time, paid holidays, as well as training and development opportunities!

DESCRIPTION

TES is searching for a Medical Assistant to perform 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). Position requires initiative, the ability to prioritize demands and the ability to work in a team environment.

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.

  • Cleaning/disinfecting the environment.

  • Use of medical terminology.

  • On-line scheduling.

  • Universal precautions.

  • Proper use of body mechanics.

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.

  • Previous Medical Assistant experience.

  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of Medical terminology.

  • Strong customer service experience.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience using Epic, Cadence, and Epic Phoenix.

  • Experience working in a multi-physician practice.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

Background check and medical screening are required.

Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.

Pay Transparency Act Full Salary Range: $47,439 - $59,049 Annually

The University of California, San Diego is required to provide a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. This range takes into account the wide range of factors that are considered in making compensation decisions including but not limited to experience, skills, knowledge, abilities, education, licensure and certifications, and other business and organizational needs. It is not typical for an individual to be offered a salary at or near the top of the range for a position. Salary offers are determined based on final candidate qualifications and experience. The full salary range for this position is defined as the Full Pay Range. The budgeted salary or hourly range that the University reasonably expects to pay for this position defined as the Expected Pay Scale. Placement within the Expected Pay Scale is determined by internal equity, relevant qualifications, and collective bargaining agreements (when applicable).


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

To foster the best possible working and learning environment, UC San Diego strives to cultivate a rich and diverse environment, inclusive and supportive of all students, faculty, staff and visitors. For more information, please visit UC San Diego Principles of Community.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: http://www-hr.ucsd.edu/saa/nondiscr.html

UC San Diego is a smoke and tobacco free environment. Please visit smokefree.ucsd.edu for more information.

Application Instructions

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