Medical Assistant

Irvine, CA
Contracted
Entry Level

Peregrine Team is hiring for Medical Assistants in Irvine, CA. This position is a full-time, contract to hire role with full benefits and competitive pay.  

$24 - $26/hour

Job Duties: 

  • The Medical Assistant (MA) is responsible for maintaining a highly professional environment, ensuring a collaborative relationship with patients and physicians.

  • The MA will assist with the non-clinical tasks required to ensure smooth patient access and flow including scheduling patients which can include follow up office visits, imaging and lab work, preparation of appropriate chart elements.

  • The responsibilities of this position would also include pre-authorization process and acting as a liaison between the providers and patient.

  • The Medical Assistant will work collaboratively with staff to ensure all proper records are received and all appropriate testing is completed prior to appointment/surgery date.

  • The Medical Assistant will provide updates to the staff and patients on timing and status for all the above tasks that could have an impact on the patient’s health and/or testing and treatment options.

  • Ensures even patient flow and continuous communication within Hoag and referring physician offices.

  • May be required to start at a different location throughout the workweek or travel to multiple sites.

Qualifications: 

  • High school graduate or equivalent - Required

  • Graduate of Medical Assistant program or equivalent work experience - Required

  • Minimum one (1) year previous medical back-office experience, preferably within an acute healthcare system environment - Required

  • Working Knowledge of EPIC or other Electronic Medical Record system ‘EMR’ – Required 

  • Associate or bachelor's degree in healthcare-related field - Preferred

  • Basic keyboarding skills at 35 WPM

  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, including Outlook, Word and Excel

  • Basic knowledge of medical terminology

  • Shift: 40 hours- 5x8

Email your resume to [email protected] ASAP or apply here for consideration. 

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