DaVita Medical Assistant-Kissimmee, FL in KISSIMMEE, Florida

Medical Assistant-Kissimmee, FL

Description

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.

Perks:

Forward-thinkingculture

CompetitiveBenefits Package(401K match, Holidays, Medical, Dental, Vision, and more!)

Paid Time Off (Up to 3 Weeks in the first yearas a Teammate!)

TuitionReimbursement

WorkLife Balance

* 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.

Qualifications

Education:

  • 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.

Experience:

  • 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