Medical Assistant - OBGYN
Scripps Coastal Medical Center
 Encinitas, CA

At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support,

respect that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places

to Work.

You’ll be surrounded by people committed to making a

difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates. So if you’re

open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.

The ideal candidate will be someone who is enthusiastic and

eager to grow. In this role you will support a Provider with an average of

55-65 patients per week in a fast paced working environment. You will be

joining a team of healthcare professionals who are committed to delivering

exceptional patient care each and every day. In this role you will assist with

both front and back office responsibilities, as well as assist with minor

procedures.

The MA maintains a clean, organized and safe environment.

The MA organizes and performs patient care services that support the

physician's practice. This includes assisting in preparing patients for

examination/procedures, assisting physicians with procedures, relaying

instructions from the physician to the patient or authorized person, collecting

patient data in person and by phone and documenting patient concerns, messages

and care provided in the electronic medical record for the physician's review,

administering medications specifically directed by the physician and performing

vital sign documentation, scheduling of appointments and procedures, complete

and accurate message taking, routing messages to the appropriate area for

direction, order and referral entry, acquisition of pre-certifications and

setting up of cases in EPIC, and basic registration and updating of demographics.

This position is Full-Time, working Monday – Friday, no

weekends or holidays, working 8am – 5pm. Located in Encinitas however you will

also support the Oceanside location as needed.

Required Qualifications:

  • Completion
    of a formal Medical Assistant Program OR hold a Medical Assistant
    Certification OR have a minimum of two years of experience as a military
    corpsman.
  • BLS
    certification for the Healthcare Provider by the American Heart
    Association (AHA).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 1
    year of experience working as a Medical Assistant preferred.
  • Previous
    experience working in an OBGYN department preferred.