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Medical Assistant

Pleasant Hill, CA · Full-time · Intermediate

About The Position

We're hiring in our Oncology division of our multi-specialty medical practice for a Medical Assistant to work primarily from our Pleasant Hill office. If you have 1-2 years experience as a clinical/back office Medical Assistant with a warm friendly personality and enjoying working in a fast paced busy office than this is the right position for you. You will assist physicians and nurse practitioners/PA in order to provide the highest quality of care to the patients. You will be required to travel to all of our offsite locations in the Bay Area (San Ramon and others) with our Providers on a weekly basis and willing to work the shifts 9am to 6pm and 9:30am to 6:30pm.

  • Greet patients and displays a positive customer service attitude
  • Place patients in exam rooms; take vital signs and weight; confirms and updates current medication lists, and allergies
  • Set up and assist with medical procedures (Bone Marrow Biopsies/lumbar punctures/skin biopsies and any other procedure necessary for care of patient)
  • Delivers messages and lab results to physicians and NPs/PA, distributes physician paperwork to other departments
  • Maintain and restock supplies in exam rooms, keeps exam rooms clean and orderly
  • Answer phone calls from patients regarding medical concerns, takes messages, sends QCL’s to appropriate provider
  • Chart prep and assessments daily 2 days in advance, and review daily; administer and chart for injections
  • Provide cross coverage and support to other departments; cover and back-up team

Requirements

  • Completion of Medical Assistant program
  • 1-2 years of related work experience as a clinical/back office MA
  • Current CPR/BLS certification
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to multitask
  • Ability to type 40 WPM
  • Computer proficient: must be able to work with multiple programs, software, and websites simultaneously
  • Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to patients and employees of the organization
  • Ability to build rapport with patients to deliver exceptional direct patient care
  • Must have reliable automobile transportation and maintain a valid California Driver's License and insurance

We Offer The Following

  • Competitive Salary
  • Medical, Dental & Vision (85% of premiums paid by employer)
  • Company Paid Life & Accidental Death & Dismemberment benefits
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • 401K Profit Sharing Plan
  • Paid Time Off & Sick Time
  • 9 Paid Holidays
  • Other Ancillary Benefits
  • Fun Work Environment
  • And Opportunity to work among some of the great MD's in the Bay Area

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