Medical Assistant III – Orthopaedic Surgery

Written by lmorrell - - Comments Off on Medical Assistant III – Orthopaedic Surgery
UCLA Health
May 5, 2022
Los Angeles, California
Job Type


Skip to content



Medical Assistant III – Orthopaedic Surgery

Work Location
Los Angeles,CA

Job #24361

Work Hours

Employment Type


Salary Range
$26.45 – $34.89 Hourly

Posted Date
May 5, 2022



Calculate Your Commute
Location Commute Method


Commute Method


You can make a difference in people’s lives every day. When you join UCLA Health, you’ll be working at an institution that provides leading-edge care to the people of L.A. and throughout the world. We provide our team members with the environment and support to do amazing work, because each and every one of them plays a vital role in our commitment to care.





Medical Assistant with AD in Applied Science. AAMA certification required.
Will accept applicants with a current Medical Assistant Certificate.
At least two-year medical office experience required. At least two-years full-time work experience in a hospital, clinic or office setting working directly in the treatment of the Orthopaedic patient(s).
Ability to work with the physical demands of standing 80% of the day, lifting limbs and patients of various weights in the course of casting, medical procedures, or other clinic needs.
Skill in independently composing correspondence in standard correct grammar.
Skill in organizing work flow to meet deadlines
Skill in establishing and maintaining complex filing systems (general and research).
Skill in speaking clearly and distinctly using appropriate English vocabulary and grammar to obtain and convey information to individuals at various organizational levels.
Skill in setting priorities which accurately reflect importance of job responsibilities.
Skill in exchanging ideas and opinions with others to increase efficiency of office procedures.
Skill in collaborating with colleagues and administrators. Knowledge of CPT and ICD 10 codes for billing
Working knowledge of Microsoft Professional, Microsoft Word, and various software programs.
Knowledge and ability to practice aseptic technique when assisting with procedures and wound care
Ability to perform independently and complete assignments with minimum direction and supervision.

Working knowledge of medical terminology.
Ability to triage medical problems within scope of job responsibilities.
Ability to take direction from physicians and medical providers and work collaboratively with other staff members.
Interpersonal skills to deal with patients, staff and volunteers of diverse educational, economical, and cultural backgrounds.
Ability to work in busy setting with conflicting demands.
Professional and enthusiastic attitude and demeanor with a belief in patient-centered care.
Previous cast/splinting experience is preferred.



I've been blessed to touch so many lives through my serving. It's a privilege to uplift other employees with words of encouragement and a smile.



The first thing i noticed when i joined the team was how everyone is very welcoming and friendly with supportive management. I did not feel like an outsider.



Once I joined, I knew UCLA Health was THE place to be due to the growth potential and training offered



Linked In


We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it.Ok

Related Jobs

Comments are closed.