Medical Assistant

Seneca Healthcare District | Chester, CA

Posted Date 1/26/2018

Position encompasses care of patients from intake through check out. Assisting physician or mid-level provider, typing, telephone triage, chart organization and filing, care of equipment, care of the environment in the clinic, insurance authorizations, referrals, computer data entry.


Physical Requirements: Physical strength to lift at least 45 pounds and safely assist with positioning patients on a 4 foot high table. Good visual and auditory skills for observation and vital signs. Must be able to bend, stretch, walk, and spend long hours standing and sitting. Ability to reach overhead with arms held high and with good balance.


Education/Licensure: Current certification for Medical Assistant preferred, current CPR card, and California Driver License. CPR shall not lapse. Employee will alert the department supervisor if he/she has need of any specific training related to job performance and patient safety. Responsible for attending all hospital-wide mandatory nursing meetings and inservice educational programs. May be asked to assist in orientation of new employees.


Skills: Pleasant and clear telephone voice with good knowledge of the English language. Clear, correct written work. Good spelling skills. Computer skills preferred. Office procedures knowledge preferred. Must be compatible with clinic physicians and other practitioners.

Job Type
Medical Assistant

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AddressPO Box 737
Chester, CA 96020