DaVita Medical Assistant-Kissimmee, FL in KISSIMMEE, Florida
Medical Assistant-Kissimmee, FL
MedicalAssistant (MA) - Want to love your job again?
AtJSA Healthcare (part of DaVita Inc.), you are part of a fantastic team thatembodies our vision - to build the greatest healthcare community the world hasever seen.
Thisleading independent medical group is seeking Shining Stars to providedirect care to our patients!
Ifyou’re looking for more than just a job, we’ve got the right place for you!
Wehave opportunities across the State of Florida.
CompetitiveBenefits Package(401K match, Holidays, Medical, Dental, Vision, and more!)
Paid Time Off (Up to 3 Weeks in the first yearas a Teammate!)
* Overview * :
Reporting to a Clinic Administrator,our Medical Assistants provide routine patient care within his/her level oftraining. Role functions under thedirection/guidance of the clinical supervisor and the physician in accordancewith relevant state statutes.
* Essential Functions: *
Underdirection and supervision of physician, administers immunizations, EKGs, earwashes, and other patient services.
Greetspatients in courteous and polite manner.
Assistsin simple office and minor surgical procedures.
Assistswith the education of the patient and/or family as directed by thephysician.
Contacts patients as neededto give testing results instructions from the physician and scheduling ofnecessary visits.
Conductsall front office functions as requested.
Answerstelephone inquiries and triage calls.
Maintainspatient medical records in accordance with JSA policy and maintains properassembly of medical records.
Responsiblefor all laboratory duties including drawing, spinning, prepping blood fortesting and maintaining appropriate logs.
Maintainsequipment and adequate stock levels of consumables in laboratory area.
Acts as liaison between all independent labservices and the center.
MonitorsOSHA compliance of center laboratory.
Entersall test requisitions and encounters in the computer.
Performsvenipuncture and administers medications as required under the direction of aphysician.
Otherduties as assigned.
Minimum: 1 or 2 years of post-high school education or a degree from a two-year college.
Minimum: Graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant program.
Minimum: Phlebotomy certificate.
Minimum: Basic Life Support for Healthcare providers” (AHA) or “CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer” (American Red Cross).
Preferred: Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) preferred.
Minimum: Up to and including one year of experience.
Preferred: 1 year of previous Medical Assistant work experience.
Preferred: Over 1 year of experience in a specialty field.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Ability to demonstrate basic medication administration
Manual dexterity to use/handle equipment and instruments.
Knowledge of infection control standards and utilization of Personal Protection Equipment (PPE).
Ability to perform essential job functions using proper body mechanics.
Basic Life Support for healthcare providers.
Computer literate (i.e., logging on to computer, usage of keyboard and mouse, familiarity with Windows and email applications).
Ability to type 40 wpm.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills with ability to read, write, speak and understand English clearly.
Customer service oriented.
Ability to concurrently perform multiple tasks.
Primary Location FL-KISSIMMEE - 34741
Req ID: 301433