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Chapa-De Medical Assistant / Licensed Vocational Nurse in Auburn, California

Job Descriptions:

Chapa-De Indian Health invites you to advance your career as a Medical Assistant/Licensed Vocational Nurse (MA/LVN). This is your opportunity to join a dynamic healthcare organization with a culture focused on work-life balance, career and educational development, and the overall support of employee “well-being”.

Our MA/LVN’s are passionate about providing quality patient care to Chapa-De patients within our health centers and plays a key role in the planning and implementation of the health care delivery system.

MA/LVN Activities Include

  • Working within a team to create a positive patient experience

  • Performing back office duties such as:

  • Laboratory and testing procedures

  • Facilitates sending specimens to outside laboratory

  • Screening tests and recording results

  • Notifying patients of test results

  • Coordination of care and making appointments

  • Assisting with areas related to billing and compliance

  • Proactively assists with providers as requested

  • Greets patients, maintains health records, telephone duties and other administrative tasks

  • Contributing as a positive role model for others on the team, a proactive patient advocate, and a contributor to the safe and effective delivery of care in a culturally sensitive manner

Required Experience:

Qualifications Medical Assistant:

  • Medical Assistant with certificate of completion from an accredited Medical Assisting Program.

  • Current BLS Certified CPR certificate.

** Must have received or be willing to receive the COVID - 19 vaccine before date of hire to be considered for employment.

Indian preferencewill be given to qualified applicants in accordance with the Indian Preference Act.

About Us: Chapa-De is a non-profit community outpatient health center with a mission to advance the health and well-being of American Indians and low income individuals by providing convenient access to high quality, compassionate care. We have multidisciplinary health care teams that provide a broad spectrum of services including adult and pediatric primary care, nutrition and health education, women's health services, dental care, orthodontia, mental health and substance abuse counseling, psychiatry, optometry, and pharmacy.

What Chapa-De Indian Health Offers: Our campuses are nestled in the Northern California foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains. The region boasts ample opportunities for outdoor adventures, live entertainment, fine dining and much more. The comfortable climate is characterized by cool, moist winters and warm, dry summers. We have a culture of highly passionate people who are motivated by serving our patients with exceptional care.

Extraordinary Benefits

  • Employee annual raises when meeting or exceeding job expectations

  • Employer-paid Health Insurance (medical, dental and vision): 100% for employee and 80% for dependents.

  • 17 days PTO per year

  • 10 Paid Holidays

  • Retirement Plan

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Chapa-De recognizes that our strength lies in our people.

We are committed to the principals of equal employment. We are committed to complying with all federal, state, and local laws providing equal employment opportunities, and all other employment laws and regulations. It is the intent of Chapa-De to maintain a work environment free of harassment, discrimination, or retaliation because of age, race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and/or related medical conditions), gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state or Local laws. We are dedicated to the fulfillment of this policy in regard to all aspects of employment, including but not limited to recruiting, hiring, placement transfer, training, promotion, rates of pay, and other compensation, termination, and all other terms, conditions, and privileges of employment.

Chapa-De provides reasonable accommodation to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation.

Post job offer: pre-employment physical, pre-employment drug screen, TB test, proof of COVID-19 vaccination and annual flu shot (during flu season) are required as a condition of employment. Additionally, your authorization to release information for criminal background check is a contingency for an offer of employment.

Keyword: Medical Assistant Licensed Vocational Health

From: Chapa-De