Dignity Health Medical Assistant I in REDDING, California

Overview

Mercy Medical Center Redding offers comprehensive health care to nearly 300,000 residents in a six-county region. Mercy Medical Center Redding is an award-winning 267-bed regional medical center providing inpatient and outpatient services as well as specialized cardiovascular care, stroke care, orthopedics, neurological surgery, comprehensive cancer care, maternity care, and da Vinci robotic surgery. It is one of only two Level II trauma centers north of Sacramento and houses the only Community Level III neonatal ICU in Shasta County. In addition, the hospital’s network of care includes Mercy Home Health and Hospice, Golden Umbrella Adult Day Health Care, and Shasta Senior Nutrition Program. Mercy Medical Center Redding is a member of the Dignity Health system of health care providers and are a sister facility to St. Elizabeth Community Hospital in Red Bluff and Mercy Medical Center Mt. Shasta. Visitto learn more.

Responsibilities

Position Summary:

Incumbent works under the direct supervision of the Staff Nurse and/or licensed medical practitioner in caring for the clinical patient and providing the best possible individualized nursing care in a timely manner with emphasis on cost containment.

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • (1) year of experience as a Medical Assistant in an outpatient medical office, physician clinic or OB office setting (If operational conditions exist and no qualified candidates apply, the employer may consider a combination of education, experience and skill in lieu of the (1) year of experience as a Medical Assistant)

  • Medical terminology

  • Ability to communicate and understand English

  • Current BLS certification

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associate degree in a related field

  • (2) years of experience in a clinical setting

  • Medical Assistant certification

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Job ID 2018-60751

Employment Type Seasonal/Casual/OnCall/Supplemental

Department Cancer / Oncology Clinic

Hours / Pay Period 16

Facility Mercy Medical Center Redding

Shift Day

Location REDDING

State/Province CA

Standard Hours Varied

Work Schedule 8 Hour