Medical Assistant Float - Stanislaus, Merced, and San Joaquin Counties
Company: Golden Valley Health Centers
Posted on: November 13, 2021
The Medical Assistant (MA) Float performs nursing procedures and
patient registration tasks and procedures. The MA Float reports to
the Center Manager. The MA Float is required to travel on a regular
basis to all GVHC sites.
Schedule is Monday - Saturday, 8:00am - 5:00pm (May Vary)
This position works at all clinics located in Stanislaus, Merced,
and San Joaquin Counties.
Starting at $16.25 an hour + daily bonus and mileage
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Demonstrates effective communication and problem- skills.
Works within a team care environment to provide excellent patient
care services within scope of practice as established by the
Medical Board of California.
Coordinates duties with Back Office Supervisor (BOS) and from
licensed providers, RNs, LVNs, Director of Nursing (DON), Director
of Operations (DOO), Quality Improvement/Assurance staff, GVHC
trainers and Senior Leadership.
Pre-visit planning in collaboration with patient
Creating opportunities for patient access
Communicating effectively with care team throughout the day
Maintaining efficient patient care flow throughout the day
Providing continuity of care for the patient within the care team
for that day
Collect and record patient data for vital signs, height, weight,
and basic medical history
Medication and vaccine administration
Specimen collection and in-house diagnostic tests
Uncomplicated wound care and suture removal
Non-invasive treatments (e.g. ear lavage)
Removal of splints and orthotics
Application of prefabricated orthopedic appliances
Assisting in ambulation and transfers
Patient preparation for procedures and assisting provider in
Provide patient instructions and education upon authorization of
Emergency first aid and CPR
Nail cutting in healthy patients
Fit prescription lenses or use any optical device in connection
with ocular exercises, visual training, vision training, or
Records performance of authorized patient treatment and care in the
medical record, consistent with GVHC protocols
Participates in staff education and training activities in
collaboration with back office training staff.Maintains required
competencies as established.
Assists in facility management including keeping patient areas
clean and safe
Assists in responding to and resolving patient complaints as
Proactively assumes responsibility for continuous improvement
activities and is receptive to accepting other job duties as
assigned and as delegated.
KNOWLEDGE OF: Basic MA and back office procedures and medical
SKILLS: Basic computer skills and data entry skills; excellent
ABILITY TO: Handle multiple priorities, build positive
relationships, maintain a positive attitude and a warm and friendly
demeanor; efficiently work in a team environment; travel to all
sites is required, including during the workday.
Lift and/or move up to 40 pounds and push 100 pounds on wheels.
Specific vision abilities include close vision and the ability to
adjust focus. High manual dexterity. Reach above shoulder level,
bend, squat, sit, stand, stoop, crouch, reach, kneel, twist/turn,
and good finger sensation.Hearing adequate for phone work and clear
speech for staff and patient communication.
The noise level in the work environment is usually average.
High School Diploma Required
Medical Assisting certificate from an accredited program
Current AHA BLS certification
Bilingual English/Spanish preferred
Drivers license and clear DMV record
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