Providence Health & Services Per Diem Medical Assistant - Infusion Center - Disney Family Cancer Center in Burbank, California

Description:

Providence is calling a per diem, day shift Medical Assistant at our Disney Family Cancer Center for the Infusion Center located in Burbank, CA. This position will consist of Per Diem work once a week, and will also cover vacation, time off and leave of absence needs.

In this position you will:

  • Provide basic nursing support to patients under the care and supervision of the DFCC Timeshare RN Supervisor, and other licensed personnel.

  • Demonstrate proficiency in delivering care to age-specific patient population and participates in related continuing education.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Venipuncture, Phlebotomy experience

  • Certificate of completion from a Medical Assistant school

  • Non-sterile medical gloves and other PPE as appropriate

  • Excellent oral and written communication/organizational/physical assessment skills

  • Good computer skills

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 1 year clinical experience in related field, Oncology experience

  • Certified Medical Assistant

About the organization you will serve.

The Roy and Patricia Disney Family Cancer Center (DFCC) Outpatient Infusion Center specializes in the administration of chemotherapy and biotherapy agents and cancer related medical procedures. The medical procedures may include lumbar puncture, thoracentesis, pluerx drainage, paracentesis, IV hydration, medication administration, bone marrow biopsy, intraperitoneal chemotherapy, bladder instillation therapy of chemotherapy, supportive care and floating to other nursing departments within the DFCC to include but not limited to Radiation Oncology, Time Share and Integrative Medicine.

Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA, is a 414 bed acute care facility, known for its state-of-the-art technology and high quality, compassionate care, has provided the full range of diagnostic, treatment, care and support services for the San Fernando Valley communities for close to 70 years.

Many of our specialized services are provided within our Heart and Vascular Institute, one of Los Angeles County's first STEMI designated receiving centers of heart attack victims; our Hycy and Howard Hill Neuroscience Institute, awarded the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission for a Primary Stroke Center, and the Gold Plus Achievement Award from the American Stroke Association (2010); our Women's Pavilion, and our newly opened the Roy and Patricia Disney Family Cancer Center, a comprehensive, state-of-the-art, patient-centered, treatment facility. Our cancer center includes some of the most advanced technology in radiation oncology, highly advanced medical and surgical oncology, excellent clinical outcomes and research, and all patient support services are housed in the same building.

Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center has an exceptional orthopedic program recognized for its excellent outcomes and clinical expertise. And Providence Saint Joseph's Bariatric Program, a leader and resource for those dealing with obesity in Southern California, received a Five-Star Rating for Bariatric Surgery, and Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence designation from HealthGrades.

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

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Medical Assistant

Location: California-Burbank

Req ID: 193287