We are looking for Medical Assistant with SJHH Prism Express
at St. Joseph Heritage Healthcare.
Location: Irvine, CA
Schedule: Full-time 80-Biweekly Hours
Shift: 8 Hours Day Shift
The Medical Assistant (MA II) works under the delegation of a
licensed practitioner to perform duties as directed to assist in
providing patient care to assigned patients. A Medical Assistant
(MA II) performs all aspects of the Associate Medical Assistant (MA
I) role and is fully competent in the clinical needs/functions for
assigned clinic/location of work. An Medical Assistant (MA II) is
expected to perform in accordance with established policies,
procedures, and regulations.
* Flexibility to meet the changing needs of the patients and the
various clinics. * Ability to treat people with respect under all
circumstances, instill trust in others while upholding the values
of the organization. * Ability to effectively communicate both in
writing and verbally, as well as to interact in a professional
manner with colleagues, patients, families, and visitors. *
Demonstrated PC skills (ex: MS Office and EHR use) * Ability to
concentrate and pay close attention to detail. * Demonstrates
awareness of current state, federal, and local laws relating to
position and patient care. * Complies with all applicable infection
control and safety procedures. * Increasingly expanded knowledge of
principles and practices governing MA role and the ability to apply
them effectively. * Performs delegated work with minimal oversight.
* Must possess expanded knowledge of vaccinations, medications,
their use, to include brand and generic names related to the
clinic/location supported. * Ability to analyze, problem solve, and
prioritize multiple tasks under pressure. * Demonstrates a high
degree of accountability with increasing responsibilities.
* H.S. Diploma or GED * Graduate of accredited school for
medical assistants and certificate.
* 6 months Healthcare experience * 6 months Medical Assistant
Licence / Certifications:
* Effective 7/1/2021, all newly hired MA's must obtain
certification within 12 months of hire: National Certification
(AMCA, AAMA, AMT, NHA, NCCT, or NAHP) OR CA State Exam for MA
Certification. * Existing caregivers in the MA role as of 7/1/2021,
will also have 12 months to obtain their California state or
National MA certification as listed above. * Required upon hire:
Current BLS - Must be AHA accredited
Preferred Position Requirements:
License and Certification: active CA State MA certification or
active national certification/registration by AMCA, AAMA, AMT, NHA,
NCCT, or NAHP as a Medical Assistant.
St. Joseph Health - Mission Heritage Medical Group is one of
California's most respected medical groups. With over 3,000
employees and 75 locations throughout California, including,
Northern California, Orange County, High Desert and Los Angeles
County, Mission Heritage Medical Group has been continually
recognized as a leader in quality, customer service and information
technology. This kind of success is the result of team work, a
commitment to excellence and a strong adherence to the
organization's mission, vision and values.
St. Joseph Health - Mission Heritage Medical Group provides
equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and
applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion,
sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to
federal law requirements, Mission Heritage Medical Group complies
with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in
employment in every location in which the company has facilities.
This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment,
including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination,
layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and