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Medical Assistant

Maxim Healthcare Services Los Angeles, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Maxim Healthcare is hiring Medical Assistants to work contract assignments. The Medical Assistant is responsible for performing duties under the direction of a physician to assist in the examination and treatment of patients. Position Summary: Front and Back Medical Assistant Role for Clinic Primary Care DepartmentHours: Full-time; 8 hour day shifts, 5 days a weekLocation: Los Angeles, CANote: Bilingual Medical Assistants (Highly preferred)

Responsibilities:
  • Interviews patients, measures vital signs, such as pulse rate, temperature, blood pressure, weight, and height and records information on patient’s charts
  • Prepares treatment rooms for examination of patients
  • Drapes patients with covering and positions instruments and equipment
  • Hands instruments and materials to doctor as directed
  • Cleans and sterilizes instruments
  • Inventories and orders medical supplies and materials
  • Operates x-ray, electrocardiograph (EKG), and other equipment to administer routine diagnostic test or calls medical facility or department to schedule patients for tests
  • Gives injections or treatments, and performs routine laboratory tests
  • Schedules appointments, receives money for bills, keeps x-ray and other medical records, performs secretarial tasks, and completes insurance forms
  • May key data into computer to maintain office and patient records
  • May keep billing records, enter financial transactions into bookkeeping ledgers and computer, and mail monthly statements to patients
  • Performs other duties as assigned/necessary
Minimum Requirements:
  • High School diploma or its equivalent
  • Full command, verbal and written, of the English language
  • Good telephone communication skills
  • Knowledge of medical terminology
  • Knowledge of medical procedures
  • Knowledge of clerical functions
  • Current CPR card (if applicable)
  • Current PPD or Chest X-Ray (if applicable)
  • Current Health Certificate (if applicable)
  • Graduation from an accredited Medical Assistant program; certification preferred
  • Minimum of one year relevant experience preferred.
  • Relevant certification/ license if applicable.
  • Ability to effectively elicit/provide information to and from appropriate individuals (including, but not limited to, supervisors, co-workers, clients) via strong communication skills; proficiency in the English language may be required
  • Computer proficiency required
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
Please apply directly with resume. We will reach out to you. If you have any questions, feel free to call our office at 213-296-3783 and ask for Tanya.
Benefits
At Maxim Healthcare Services, we firmly believe that our employees are the heartbeat of our organization and we are happy to offer the following benefits:
  • Competitive pay & weekly paychecks
  • Health, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • 401(k) savings plan
  • Awards and recognition programs
*Benefit eligibility is dependent on employment status.

Maxim Healthcare Services is a leading provider of home healthcare, medical-related staffing, travel nursing, and population health and wellness services across the United States. As an established community partner, we have been making a difference in the lives of our employees, caregivers, and patients for more than 30 years. Our commitment to customer service, improving patient care, and staffing experienced healthcare professionals has paved the way for many rewarding career opportunities in the healthcare industry.

Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc. is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

Maxim Healthcare Services

As a national provider of a comprehensive suite of services, we have been making a difference in the lives of our employees, caregivers and patients for 30 years. We offer services including home healthcare, behavioral care, healthcare staffing, personal caregiving, and population health and wellness. Our commitment to compassionate patient care and staffing world-class professionals has paved the way for many rewarding career opportunities in the healthcare industry.

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Los Angeles, CA
90011 USA