Saturday , September 23 2023

Sutter Health Careers in Elk Grove – Medical Assistant

Website Sutter Health

Job Description:

Provides clinical and clerical support to providers and members of the patient care team(s) by performing a variety of back office and patient-related tasks supporting the delivery of high-quality patient care. Helps ensure smooth patient and workflow within the department and assists the patient care team in implementing the medical plan of care. Integrates education, technical competence, and patient interaction skills to gain confidence and cooperation from the patient, their family/support group, and other healthcare providers. Performs all duties under the direction of a clinician.

Job Requirements:

  • Basic understanding of human anatomy, physiology, pathology, and medical terminology.
  • Competent and validated in basic Medical Assisting skills such as taking vital signs, preparing patients for exam, and administering injections.
  • Equivalent Sutter Health Training program.
  • BLS-Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider
  • High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (GED) or equivalent education/experience.
  • Completion of a course of study consistent with the requirements for Medical Assistants as specified by the Medical Board of California.
  • 1 year basic clinical and practical experience as typically acquired in a similar environment.
  • General knowledge of various medical procedures, views, and equipment.
  • Well-developed time management and organizational skills, including the ability to prioritize assignments and work within standardized operating procedures and scientific methods to achieve objectives and meet deadlines.
  • General knowledge of computer applications, such as Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel and Outlook) and electronic health record (EHR).
  • Ability to interpret a variety of data and instructions, furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
  • Possess written and verbal communications skills to explain sensitive information clearly and professionally to diverse audiences, including non-medical people.

Job Details:

Company: Sutter Health

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Elk Grove, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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