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Medical Assistant

About Mission City Community Network

History of Organization Mission City Community Network (MCCN), a nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporation, has a 30-year history of providing culturally competent and age-appropriate medical, dental, and mental health services to low-income and medically underserved residents of Southern California. MCCN is renowned and respected for delivering comprehensive healthcare that is of the highest quality in a culturally sensitive and linguistically appropriate manner. MCCN provides healthcare services on an open-access basis to all families and individuals seeking health services. Services are provided regardless of race, group affiliation, age, gender, or the patient’s ability to pay.


• Vitaling, venipuncture, injections, tray set-up, assisting providers as needed • Translation of Spanish to English • Front office appointment scheduling, verifying insurance/program eligibility and other duties deemed necessary • Able to function with minimal supervision, track Referrals, Abnormal Labs, ensure proper scheduling of patients office visits: annual h&p, vaccines, women's health, etc. • Ensure patient check in / out is flowing accordingly • Assist is retinal screening. • Telephone and in-person screening limited to intake and gathering of information and follow-up • Obtaining vital signs & recording patient history • Preparing and Maintaining examination and treatment areas (ex: sterilazation) • Preparing and Assisting with routine and specialty examinations, procedures and treatments • Maintaining and Administering vaccines • Assist and Administer Electorcardiography (EKG) • Ensuring proper collection of specimens: bloodwork, urinalysis, etc • Other duties as assigned


• Must have experience in drawing blood and administering vaccines • Bilingual (English/Spanish, Korean) , required . • High School Diploma/GED from a WASC accredited School. • Medical Assistant Diploma from an accredited school, required • California Certified Medical Assistant (CCMA), preferred • Must maintain a current Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation certification, in compliance with corporate CPR policy. • Ability to pass Basic Clerical Skills Test and Medical Assistant Competency Test. • 6 months Referrals experience preferred • Minimum 1+ year experience front and back office medical clinic setting (*required) • 2+ year as a Medical Assistant assisting, training, directing Medical Assistants, preferred • Must have current driver license, insurance and own reliable transportation (*required) • Must have a valid established driver's license • Willing to assist in coverage at other SB/LA, SGV Clinics, as deemed necessary by organizational needs

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The Peace Corps is committed to providing equal opportunity to all employees, Volunteers, and applicants for employment and volunteer service. Peace Corps policy prohibits discrimination and harassment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age (40 or over), disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, parental status, political affiliation, union membership, genetic information, or history of participation in the Equal Employment Opportunity process, grievance procedure, or any authorized complaint procedure.

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