Lead Medical Assistant - Bilingual
Posted on: January 15, 2023
Job Title: Lead Medical Assistant (Pediatrics) Location: Oceanside,
CA Job Status : Full-Time Shift : Various shifts from 8am to 7pm
(Mon to Sat)
Pay starts at $25.00 per hour! PLUS a $500.00 Sign On Bonus!
TrueCare is more than just a place to work; it feels like home.
Sound like a fit? We'd love to hear from you!
The Lead Medical Assistant is responsible for managing and
delegating roles and responsibilities of the clinic's Medical
Assistants and Medical Receptionists, ensuring the clinical floor
flows properly, and performing clinical and administrative tasks
under the supervision of a licensed care practitioner.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Manage daily workflow of front and back-office
staff and ensure that patient flow is smooth and satisfactory.
Process staff and patient incoming calls, faxes and inquiries.
Assist LVN and RN in maintaining protocols for licensing
requirements (title XXII) or grants.
Verify accurate chart prep before patient visits.
Maintain supply inventory in exam rooms and back office and ensure
that they are neat and clean.
Manage daily sterilization of instruments and maintain appropriate
Show patients to examination rooms and prepare them for examination
by performing preliminary physical tests; and taking blood
pressure, height, weight and temperature.
Record patients' medical history, vital signs and information such
as test results in the Electronic Health Records (EHR) system.
Assist medical staff in examining and treating patients, handing
them instruments and materials or performing such tasks as giving
injections and removing sutures.
Perform various laboratory procedures to include urine analysis,
cultures, immunization, Hgb, lead levels and EKGs.
Collect blood, tissue or other laboratory specimens, log the
specimens, and prepare them for testing.
Perform respiratory treatments, injections and immunizations
according to TrueCare protocols or standing orders.
Change dressings on wounds.
Monitor and evaluate policies and procedures to suggest operational
Secure patient information and maintain patient confidence by
completing and safeguarding medical records.
Perform patient checkout and scheduling of appointments when such
coverage is needed.
Provide lab and x-ray coverage within licensed scope of practice,
High school diploma or equivalent.
Graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant Program.
Three (3) years' Medical Assistant experience.
Knowledge of medical terminology, medical laboratory procedures and
healthcare operations and workflow.
One (1) year experience with documentation in an EHR system.
Associate's Degree in Healthcare related courses.
Bilingual in English and Spanish (may be required in some
X-Ray Technician Certificate (for clinics with x-ray services).
Medical Assistant Certificate
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification for Healthcare
TrueCare requires employees to be vaccinated as a condition of
employment, subject to accommodation obligations. " The State of
California released a new order requiring all staff in healthcare
settings to be fully boostered by March, 1 2022.
At Truecare, we put your health first. Our compassionate team
understands your needs and provides a heartfelt welcome to each and
every person who walks through our doors.
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basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry,
sex, gender, age, physical or mental disability, veteran or
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