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Medical Assistant/Admit Worker - GHEI Irvine – Opth Clinic - FT Days at Careers | UC Irvine Health - 13517

Updated: November 13, 2019
Job Family: Support Services

Job Description & Salary Range


UC Title:                                       Medical Assistant

Position Number:                      10006749

Reports to:                                  Hospital Lab Tech III - Spvr

Working Title:                             Medical Assistant/Admit Worker

Cost Center:                               GHEI Irvine – Opth Clinic (7602)

Bargaining Unit:                        EX

FLSA:                                            Nonexempt

Job Code:                                    8908

Date Created:                             11/08/2016

Shift:                                              Day Shift

Hours:                                          40.00


Position Summary: 

Incumbent works in conjunction with physician in patient rooms to preform non-licensed medical care in an assigned outpatient clinical setting. Performs clerical functions associated with the operations of a clinical office as necessary


Salary Range: 


Rate    Minimum  $19.30   Midpoint  $21.66   Maximum  $24.02


Required Qualifications:

Ability to communicate effectively with patients from diverse backgrounds

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships across the HealthSystem

Ability to maintain a work pace appropriate to the workload

Ability to work well in a constantly changing environment

Basic Life Support

Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

Medical Assistant Diploma or Certificate of Competency / Recognition in Medical Assisting Clinical / Back Office

Must demonstrate customer service skills appropriate to the job

Must possess the skill, knowledge and ability essential to the successful performance of assigned duties

Understanding of medical terminology


Preferred Qualifications:

Bilingual skills in English and Spanish and/or Vietnamese

Experience in an Ophthalmology practice

Flexibility to work variable shifts, including occasional weekends or holidays

Knowledge of University and medical center organizations, policies, procedures and forms

Outpatient experience

Phlebotomy certification

Previous experience as a Medical Assistant in an ambulatory care setting


Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:

To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.



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