Tamalpais Pediatrics Medical Assistant Larkspur, CA · Full time

We are looking for a Medical Assistant that will share our team’s dedication to working with, listening to and providing the highest quality of care for our patients and their families.

Description

  • Prepares the office and exam rooms for patient care, including cleaning, organizing and stocking of supplies. 
  • Performs patient intake, including (but not limited to)  measurement of vital signs, height, weight, hearing and vision tests, and spirometry testing. 
  • Maintains cleanliness of office and exam rooms at all times per infection control policies. 
  • Inventories and stocks medical supplies and materials.
  • Administers vaccines and oral medication, and performs routine laboratory tests.
  • Processes in-office labs
  • Follows all policies and procedures in accordance with OSHA and HIPAA guidelines
  • Works collaboratively with all staff and clinicians
  • Documents accurately and completely using an Electronic Medical Record
  • Attends and participates in required meetings, training and educational programs.
  • Performs administrative responsibilities in collaboration with the front office staff
  • Performs other related work as assigned.


Requirements

- Must have a valid Medical Assistant certificate from an accredited Medical Assistant Educational program

- California Certified Medical Assistant (CCMA) certification desired but not required.

- Must have current CPR certification.

- Minimum of 1-2 years of work experience, including vaccine administration, is preferred.

- Prior experience working in pediatrics is a plus.

- Ability to follow instructions and meet deadlines.

- Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

- Must possess strong interpersonal skills.

- Must have ability to multitask in a fast paced health-care clinic environment.

- Bilingual Portuguese and/or Spanish is highly desired.

- Must be able to communicate effectively in English, verbally and written.

- Ability to read English and comprehend medical information.

- Must be able to work at both the Novato and Larkspur locations.