The Wonderful Company is a privately held $4.6 billion company, 10,000 strong and growing. Health and wellness are wildly popular and deeply rooted in all of our products: fruits, nuts, water, wine, pure pomegranate juices and teas, and floral delivery. At The Wonderful Company, we are proud to produce successful healthy, iconic and authentic brands, and we are passionate about sustainability, social responsibility, philanthropy and wellness for our employees, their communities and consumers around the world.In California’s Central Valley, where rates of chronic disease are disproportionately high and where 4,000 of our employees and their families live, we are developing the Wonderful Health and Wellness initiative to change the paradigm of health and wellness for the company’s employees, their families, and the communities in which they live. With world-class partners from Harvard, Tufts, UCLA, and other business and healthcare innovators, our free, onsite health clinics combine the best of modern technology, evidence-based medicine, and teamwork to create and sustain a culture of well-being for our employees and the community. Supported by a large, progressive self-insured employer, we are demonstrating what medicine looks like when we align incentives around quality and value, not volume.
To learn more about The Wonderful Company and our commitment to Central Valley health and wellness, visit: http://wonderful.com/social-responsibility/health-wellness
What you will do & the impact you will have:
We are seeking a Medical Assistant to join our Central Valley health and wellness team. The position will be based at our wellness center in Lost Hills, located within our pistachio processing and packaging facility. The Medical Assistant will work with team of clinicians, health coaches and social workers to provide wellness care to the company’s employees and families. For the right candidate, this will provide an incredible opportunity to build, develop and foster collaboration among a team that is evolving a new model for world-class health and wellness that can have an immense positive impact for underserved and vulnerable populations.
Here’s what you’ll do:
- Work will be split approximately 50/50 across clinical care and medical reception.
- Clinical care:
o Prepare patients for examination and treatment. Take patient histories and vital signs.
o Prepare exam and treatment rooms with necessary instruments.
o Administer injections and applies dressings as instructed.
o Prepare and maintain supplies and equipment for treatments, including sterilization.
o Assist with scheduling of tests and treatments.
o Order and maintain clinical and office supplies and equipment.
o Maintain Electronic Medical Records, files and other information.
o Compile and condense technical and statistical data for reports and records.
o Maintain equipment in a clean and safe condition at all times.
- Medical reception:
o Welcome patients/clients/visitors to the clinic in a manner that is helpful and friendly; determines purpose of visit and direct to appropriate person or program.
o Provide information to callers; transfer calls as needed; work with Health and Wellness team to ensure adequate phone coverage at all times.
o Schedule patients for clinic visits; call patients to confirm; follow up with patients for missed appointments
o Maintain business office inventory and equipment
o Register new patients and update/verify existing patient demographics by collecting detailed patient information and eligibility status that is accurate and up-to-date.
o Enter and compile technical and statistical data for reports and records.
o Manage and update the clinic staff schedules to reflect patient care, blocked time, personal time, etc.
o Unlock and lock clinic rooms, cabinets, and drawers to ensure patient confidentiality is maintained.
Here’s what you’ll bring to the table:
- Successful completion of a medical assistant program.
- Phlebotomy certification and experience required.
- Minimum of 2 years’ experience.
- Written and verbal fluency in Spanish required.
- Self-directing with the ability to work with little direct supervision.
- Demonstrate effective oral and written communication skills.
Here’s what we’ll bring to the table:
- Competitive benefits package including Medical (including 24/7 online access to a physician), Vision, Dental, and 401k with match eligibility.
- Subsidized gym membership.
- Wonderful Giving (www.wonderfulgiving.com) — allowing you to donate company money to a cause of your choice.
- Work life integration.
Headquartered in Los Angeles, The Wonderful Company is a privately held $4.6 billion global company dedicated to harvesting health and happiness around the world through its iconic consumer brands. The company’s 10,000 employees worldwide are dedicated to bringing consumers everywhere the freshest, most wholesome pistachios, almonds, citrus and pomegranates; bottling the finest water and wines; and creating colorful bouquets that are sure to touch the heart. This commitment is reflected in the company’s market share: Wonderful Pistachios is America’s No. 1 tree nut brand and one of the top-selling salty snacks; Wonderful Halos is the No. 1 mandarin orange in America; POM Wonderful is the No. 1 100% pomegranate brand in America; FIJI Water is America’s No. 1 premium bottled water brand; Teleflora is the No. 1 floral delivery service through local florists; and JUSTIN Wine has the No. 1 Cabernet Sauvignon in California. A 2016 Nielsen study evaluating the familiarity, quality, and momentum of more than 2,500 leading brands revealed that Wonderful Company products dominated the top 10 lists of consumers across all generations, more than any other consumer goods company.
The Wonderful Company’s connection to consumers has health at its heart and giving back in its DNA. The company has a long-standing commitment to corporate social responsibility, including more than $120 million invested in environmental technologies and sustainability research, $45 million in charitable giving and education initiatives every year, $30 million toward the construction of a new charter school campus in California’s Central Valley, and innovative health and wellness programs, including two new, free primary care clinics for employees and their dependents.
The Wonderful Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer and with opportunities for advancement. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories.