DaVita Medical Assistant-(Cortaro)Brandon, FL in SUN CITY CENTER, Florida

Medical Assistant-(Cortaro)Brandon, 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: *

  • Highschool graduate, GED or equivalent

* Experience: *

  • Preferred:Graduation from an accredited Medical Assistant program with a valid MA schoolcertificate OR Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) OR Certified MedicalAssistant (CMA) OR 2 – 5 years of practical clinical experience.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Abilityto perform EKGs

  • Preferred:Strong phlebotomy skills

  • Abilityto communicate effectively with patients and all levels of personnel in aprofessional, courteous and effective manner with excellent customer serviceskills

  • Mustbe able to display excellent telephone/switchboard etiquette

  • Abilityto multi- task in a high paced environment with good organizational skills

  • Abilityto evaluate patient needs, administer prescribed medications, assist physician

  • withexaminations and treatment, prepare and apply dressings, and instruct patientsin health measures and self-care as instructed by the physician

  • Abilityto follow written and oral instructions and to work with general guidance

  • Demonstratedclerical skills (typing, filing, telephone courtesy)

  • Workingknowledge of basic Medical Assistant principles and practices

  • Abilityto document and report findings and observations

  • Knowledgeof medical equipment and maintenance

  • Abilityto provide on-site emergency treatment within scope of practice

  • Knowledgeof HIPAA regulations

  • Medicaloffice experience preferred

  • Knowledgeof medical coding preferred

  • Abilityto read, write, speak and understand the English language fluently

  • Abilityto travel may be required

Primary Location FL-SUN CITY CENTER - 33573

Req ID: 302392