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$29.03-$35.28 Hourly / $5,031.00-$6,114.00 Monthly / $60,372.00-$73,372.00 Yearly
According to Civil Service Commission Rule 109, the duties specified below are representative of the range of duties assigned to this job code/class and are not intended to be an inclusive list.
1. Under the direction of physicians, nurse practitioners, and physicians' assistants, administers and evaluates routine medical tests such as, electrocardio-graph, visual acuity, color vision, hearing, blood pressure, urinalysis and temperature.
2. Examines medical history forms for completeness; prepares medical records and forms for examinees; explains medical examination procedures.
3. Posts a variety of information and data in connection with the maintenance of medical records; files medical records and correspondence.
4. Sterilizes needles, syringes and medical instruments; cleans equipment and performs simple maintenance on same; operates a centrifuge and autoclave.
5. Maintains inventories of materials, supplies and equipment.
Knowledge of: medical terminology.
Ability and Skill to: keep routine records concerning medical examinations; summarize data in report form; operating routine medical examination equipment such as stethoscopes, audiometers, spirometers, electrocardiograph equipment, and color vision and visual acuity charts.
These minimum qualifications establish the education, training, experience, special skills and/or license(s) which are required for employment in the classification. Please note, additional qualifications (i.e., special conditions) may apply to a particular position and will be stated on the exam/job announcement.
Education: Possession of a recognized Medical Assistant Degree or Certificate.
License and Certification: Possession of a valid Certified Phlebotomy Technician I Certificate, issued by the State of California, Department of Health Services.
Substitution: Any of the following may substitute for the required education:
- Completion of an EMT-P (Emergency Medical Technician/Paramedic) Training Program;
- Completion of a U.S. Military Corpsman Training Program; or
- Completion of an EMT Training Program AND two (2) years of verifiable medical assisting work experience.
ORIGINATION DATE: 10/31/66
AMENDED DATE: 9/9/1983; 7/10/2015; 10/27/2015
REASON FOR AMENDMENT: To accurately reflect the current tasks, knowledge, skills and abilities defined in the most recent job analysis conducted for this job code.
BUSINESS UNIT(S): COMMN, SFCCD