St. Joseph Health Medical Assistant - MA Relief Per Diem in Eureka, California

JobSummary: Under general supervision of the Clinical Supervisor and Clinical Manager, assists physician/provider with all general medicine or specialized medical practice duties.

EssentialValues-Based, Leadership and Management Competencies: Demonstrates values-based competencies in line with the five core values thatare the foundation of all activities performed by employees in order to achievethe Mission of the St. Joseph Health System.

Compassion .

Dignity

Justice

Excellence

Integrity

MinimumPosition Qualifications:

Education:

  • Graduateof a State recognized vocational school or equivalent.

Licensure/Certification:

  • MAcertificate

  • CurrentCPR (BLS) certificate

Experience: Entry level with less than 2 years’ experience as a Back Office Medical Assistant in an ambulatory care facility or medical group practice.

Computer Skills: Basic computer skills including Microsoft Word, Windows and an e-mail system.

Knowledge / Skills / Abilities:

  • Highlevel of customer service skills with a genuine caring approach to helpingpeople.

  • Maintainsa positive attitude with changing conditions.

  • Goodorganizational abilities.

  • Requires good written and verbal communications skillsto communicate effectively with individuals at all levels of the organization.

  • Must be able to work under general supervision.

  • Musthave a professional and mature demeanor.

  • Mustbe able to work in a fast-paced department and handle multiple tasks, work withinterruptions, and deal effectively with confidential information.

PreferredPosition Additional Qualifications:

Computer Skills: EMR and/or IDX experience preferred.

Other: Bilingual English/Spanish communication skills a plus.

EnvironmentalConditions: May include exposure to potentially hazardous material, infectious agents, contact with patients, public and staff.

PhysicalRequirements: Sitting, standing, walking, bending, climbing, reaching, stooping, kneeling, pushing/pulling, lifting/carrying up to 24 lbs., and grasping.

St. Joseph Heritage Healthcare (SJHH) 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, SJHH 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 Heritage Healthcare (SJHH) 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, St. Joseph Heritage Healthcare (SJHH) 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 training.

Company: Heritage Healthcare