Medical Assistant

Employer
University of California, San Francisco
Location
Various Work Sites

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Employment Type
Part Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Job Code and Payroll Title
009251 HOSP BLANK AST 3
Job Summary
Under the supervision of the COVID-19 Testing & Vaccination Center’s Nurse Manager, guided by policies and procedures of the Ambulatory Services, the Medical Assistant (MA) assists in the delivery of care to patients at COVID-19 Testing & Vaccination Centers. The MA will be primarily responsible to the members of the COVID 19 Testing & Vaccination Centers

The Medical Assistant will play a critical role in the patient experience including optimizing clinic flow, providing in and outreach to patients and working collaboratively with the team to create a patient centered environment. This position floats between the front and the back office performing both clerical and clinical duties.

Work includes a variety of personal care and MA care procedures including assuring positive care outcomes. S/he will perform assigned patient care and laboratory procedures in support of services provided to patients within the practices. S/he is required to learn and be able to assist in all functions of the practices to include back and front office. The MA consistently projects a professional and courteous demeanor, helps establish and maintain the highest service standards for the practice and complies with the Medical Center House and Telephone Standards.

The MA must have flexibility to cover multiple UCSF Health clinical testing sites.  
 
Organization
Health
Req Number
66094BR
Job Title
Medical Assistant
Employee Class
Career
Percentage
80%
Shift Length
Variable
Shift
Days, Weekends, Variable
Additional Shift Details
Monday - Friday
Bargaining Unit
American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees - Patient Care Technical Unit (AFSCME-EX)
Job Category
Support Services
Required Qualifications
•    CPT-1 certified within six months of hire 
•    If applicant does not have a CPT-1, they will be hired as Medical Assistant II and will be reclassified to a Medical Assistant III once they receive CPT-1 certification with the State of California
•    Certification from an approved Medical Assistant program; or equivalent combination of training and experience
•    Knowledge and abilities essential to the successful performance of the duties assigned to the position
•    Current American Heart Association CPR certification
•    Demonstrated computer familiarity, keyboard skills, computer literate in programs such as Microsoft Word and Excel required
•    Willingness to learn new computer programs as needed to sustain practice operations
•    The flexibility to orient and work at all UCSF Medical Center locations
 
Preferred Qualifications
•    Two or more years of experience as a Hospital Assistant in a medical practice. 
•    Familiarity with Epic 
•    Experience with current Chemistry and/or Hematology automated equipment.
•    Experience with current POCT equipment.
 
License/Certification
•    Current American Heart Association CPR Certification
•    CPT-1 certified within six months of hire 
If applicant does not have a CPT-1, they will be hired as Medical Assistant II and will be reclassified to a Medical Assistant III once they receive CPT-1 certification with the State of California
•    Certification from an approved Medical Assistant program; or equivalent combination of training and experience
 
Position Type
Part Time
Department Name
COVID-19 Satellite Testing Center
Equal Employment Opportunity
The University of California San Francisco is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.
About UCSF
At UCSF Health, our mission of innovative patient care, advanced technology and pioneering research is redefining what’s possible for the patients we serve – a promise we share with the professionals who make up our team.

Consistently ranked among the top 10 hospitals nationwide by U.S. News & World Report – UCSF Health is committed to providing the most rewarding work experience while delivering the best care available anywhere. In an environment that allows for continuous learning and opportunities for professional growth, UCSF Health offers the ideal atmosphere in which to best use your skills and talents.
Pride Values
UCSF is a diverse community made of people with many skills and talents. We seek candidates whose work experience or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to professionalism, respect, integrity, diversity and excellence – also known as our PRIDE values.

In addition to our PRIDE values, UCSF is committed to equity – both in how we deliver care as well as our workforce. We are committed to building a broadly diverse community, nurturing a culture that is welcoming and supportive, and engaging diverse ideas for the provision of culturally competent education, discovery, and patient care. Additional information about UCSF is available at diversity.ucsf.edu

Join us to find a rewarding career contributing to improving healthcare worldwide.
Location
Various Work Sites

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