Providence Health & Services Medical Assistant - Part Time - Torrance, CA in Torrance, California


Providence is calling a Medical Assistant ( Part Time / Day Shift ) to Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center in Torrance, CA.

In this position you will:

  • Responsible to review, format andsend out various reports by physicians and other healthcare professionalsregarding patient assessment, workup, therapeutic procedures, clinical course,diagnosis, prognosis, etc., in order to document patient care and facilitate deliveryof healthcare services.

  • Responsible for sending reports via fax and formonitoring delivery of those reports.

  • Able to assist in various medicalassistant duties to assist RN in preparing exam room and bringing patients intoexam rooms as needed.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • One or more years of previous medical environment experience.

  • Completion of medical terminology course.

  • Knowledge of ICD-10.

  • Ability to read and communicate effectively in English.

  • Ability to perform the physical requirements of the jobincluding sitting, standing, walking, light lifting and typing.

  • Currently certified in BLS for Healthcare Providers through American Heart Association (AHA).

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Strong computer skills.

About the hospital you will serve:

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance is a 436-bed non-profit hospital that has served the greater South Bay communities of Los Angeles since 1960. We have a reputation for clinical excellence and sophisticated technology while providing care with a personal, healing touch. In addition to the finest general medical, surgical and critical care services, we offer a number of specialty programs including Cardiovascular Services, Women’s and Children’s Health, Oncology, and Emergency Care. We are proud to be named one of the Top 50 U.S. Hospitals for Heart Care by Thomson Reuters, the only community hospital in California to receive this honor. We were one of five hospitals in the United States recognized by American Hospital Association-McKesson for leadership and innovation in quality improvement. We received The Choice Award by AAHCP for Outstanding Customer Service Delivery, and were one of 24 hospitals and health systems in the nation to receive the Premier Award for Quality by the Premier healthcare alliance. As a member of Providence Health & Services, a Catholic-sponsored healthcare ministry, we believe strongly in respecting the dignity of each person, and give special concern to the most vulnerable members of our community.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Administrative Support (Clinical)

Location: California-Torrance

Req ID: 160131