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Title

Medical Assistant or CCMA 

Category Clinical  
Description

CCMA/MA Certified Starting Pay for MA - $16.83/hour CCMA - $19.35/hour

Job Summary:: Provides patient care in the office setting. Provides care that meets the psychosocial, physical and general aspects of care; meets the communication needs of patient and family; provides care that reflects initiative and responsibility indicative of professional expectations, under the supervision of a Registered Nurse and/or physician. Maintains regulatory requirements, nursing and office policies, procedures and standards. Communicates with physicians and team members about patient's clinical condition, including results of diagnostic studies and symptomatology.

3 = Exceeds Performance 2 = Expected Performance 1 = Needs Improvement

Demonstrates Competency in the Following Areas:

Provides direct patient care under the supervision of an RN/LPN/LVN and/or physician, evaluates outcomes, consults with other health team members as required.

Ability to assist nursing and medical staff with routine examinations and patient treatments. This includes neonate, pediatric, adolescent and geriatric patients and the general patient population.

Notifies appropriate licensed staff when patient complains of pain.

Performs patient care responsibilities considering needs specific to the standard of care for patient's age.

Performs all aspects of patient care in an environment that optimizes patient safety and reduces the likelihood of medical/health care errors.

Supports and maintains a culture of safety and quality.

Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and the skills necessary to provide age appropriate care to the patients served.

Medical and surgical asepsis is carried out during treatments and special procedures.

Ability to position and prep patients for office procedures.

Communicates appropriately and clearly to co-workers, physicians and Office Manager.

Demonstrates the ability to assist physicians with procedures and perform services requiring technical and manual skills under the direction of an RN/LPN/LVN and/or physician.

Treats patients and their families with respect and dignity. Identifies and addresses psychosocial, cultural, ethnic and religious/spiritual needs of patients and family.

Interacts professionally with patient and family and involves patient and family in patient education.

Maintains infection prevention and control standards for exam/procedure rooms; cleans, disinfects, changes linen, etc.

Maintains office instruments; knowledgeable of sterilization techniques and biological indicators for sterilization.

Meets current documentation standards and policies.

 
Position Requirements

 

CHECK APPROPRIATE BOX FOR EACH OF THE FOLLOWING ITEMS TO BEST DESCRIBE THE EXTENT OF THE SPECIFIC ACTIVITY PERFORMED BY THE STAFF MEMBERS IN THIS POSITION


PHYSICAL DEMANDS

On-the-job time is spent in the following physical activities

Show the amount of time by checking the appropriate boxes below.

 

¾ Amount of Time ¾

 

 

None

up to 1/3

1/3 to 1/2

2/3 and more

Stand:

 

 

 

X

Walk:

 

 

 

X

Sit:

 

 

X

 

Talk or hear:

 

 

 

X

Use hands to finger, handle or feel:

 

 

 

X

Push/Pull:

 

 

 

X

Stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl:

 

 

X

 

Reach with hands and arms:

 

 

 

X

Taste or smell:

 

X

 

 

      

 

This job requires that weight be lifted or force be exerted.  Show how much and how often by checking the appropriate boxes below.

 

 

¾ Amount of Time ¾

 

None

up to 1/3

1/3 to 1/2

2/3 and more

Up to 10 pounds:

 

 

 

X

Up to 25 pounds:

 

 

 

X

Up to 50 pounds:

 

 

X

 

Up to 100 pounds:

X

 

 

 

More than 100 pounds:

X

 

 

 

 

This job has special vision requirements.  Check all that apply.

 

      X    Close Vision (clear vision at 20 inches or less)

      X    Distance Vision (clear vision at 20 feet or more)

      X    Color Vision (ability to identify and distinguish colors)

      X    Peripheral Vision (ability to observe an area that can

                be seen up and down or to the left and right while

                eyes are fixed on a given point)

      X    Depth Perception (three-dimensional vision; ability

                to judge distances and spatial relationships)

      X    Ability to Adjust Focus (ability to adjust eye to

                bring an object into sharp focus)

      q   No Special Vision Requirements

 

Note:    Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT

 

This job requires exposure to the following environmental conditions.

Show the amount of time by checking the appropriate boxes below.

 

 

 

¾ Amount of Time ¾

 

 

None

up to 1/3

1/3 to 1/2

2/3 and more

 

Wet, humid conditions (non-weather):

X

 

 

 

 

 

Work near moving mechanical parts:

 

X

 

 

 

 

Fumes or airborne particles:

 

X

 

 

 

 

Toxic or caustic chemicals:

 

X

 

 

 

 

Outdoor weather conditions:

X

 

 

 

 

 

Extreme cold (non-weather):

X

 

 

 

 

 

Extreme heat (non-weather):

X

 

 

 

 

 

Risk of electrical shock:

X

 

 

 

 

 

Work with explosives:

X

 

 

 

 

 

Risk of radiation:

X

 

 

 

 

 

Vibration:

X

 

 

 

 

            

 

The typical noise level for the work environment is:

Check all that apply.

          q  Very Quiet               q  Loud Noise

          q  Quiet                        q  Very Loud Noise

          X  Moderate Noise

 

 

Hearing:

          q  Ability to hear alarms on equipment

          q  Ability to hear client call

          q  Ability to hear instructions from physician/department staff

 

REPETITIVE MOTION ACTIONS

 

¾ Number of Hours ¾

Repetitive use of foot control

0

1-2

3-4

5-6

7+

 

A. Right only

X

 

 

 

 

 

B. Left Only

X

 

 

 

 

 

C. Both

X

 

 

 

 

 

Repetitive use of hands

 

 

 

 

 

 

A. Right only

 

 

X

 

 

 

B. Left Only

 

 

X

 

 

 

C. Both

 

 

X

 

 

 

Grasping:  simple/light

 

 

 

 

 

 

A. Right only

 

 

X

 

 

 

B. Left Only

 

 

X

 

 

 

C. Both

 

 

X

 

 

 

Grasping:  firm/heavy

 

 

 

 

 

 

A. Right only

 

 

X

 

 

 

B. Left Only

 

 

X

 

 

 

C. Both

 

 

X

 

 

 

Fine Dexterity

 

 

 

 

 

 

A. Right only

 

 

X

 

 

 

B. Left Only

 

 

X

 

 

 

C. Both

 

 

X

 

 

 

                               


 

 

 
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Shift Days  
Position Medical Assistant  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt  
Hiring Manager(s) Teresa Gomez  
Open Date 8/28/2019  
Location CSVS - Sanborn  
About the Organization Clinica de Salud del Valle de Salinas is dedicated to providing quality comprehensive health care to men, women and children with an emphasis on farm worker families and the agricultural community.

We will expand access to our services and increase our patient base by providing excellent care, by addressing our patients¹ needs, by maintaining a sliding fee scale and by establishing clinics and delivering services in areas with the most need.

Through efficient resource management and aggressive efforts to seek outside funding, we are committed to maintaining financial stability so that our patients and employees benefit from our success. We will recruit personnel who promote and advocate the goals and philosophies of CSVS. We will never forget that our patients¹ health is the most important objective of our system.
 
EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  

This position is currently accepting applications.

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