Medical Assistant - Centre for Family Medicine – Winter Park

  • Adventist Health System
  • Orlando, FL, USA
  • Apr 19, 2018
Healthcare

Job Description

Medical Assistant - Centre for Family Medicine - Winter Park
Winter Park Memorial seeks to hire a Medical Assistant who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.

Facility Profile:
Nestled among the oak-shaded, brick-paved streets of one of the most picturesque hometowns in the country, Winter Park Memorial Hospital has continuously served the residents of Winter Park and its surrounding communities for more than 50 years. Chartered in 1951, the hospital has grown from the visionary efforts of a handful of Winter Park residents and community leaders, to a 307-bed acute care facility that is a model of community health and wellness. Over the years the hospital has continually expanded to meet the needs of the community, adding an upscale obstetrics and Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at The Dr. P. Phillips Baby Place, cancer care at the Florida Hospital Cancer Institute, Winter Park, and state-of-the-art surgery, recovery and rehabilitation at the Florida Hospital Orthopaedic Institute. Together with the community we serve, we're building a model of community health and wellness for generations to come.

Work Hours/Shifts:
Mon - Fri, 8am-5pm

Job Summary:
The Medical Assistant functions under the supervision of the Nurse Manager providing clinical and clerical services, including rooming patients, assisting with exams and procedures, performing waived lab tests, and administering medications. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.

Knowledge, Skills, Education, & Experience Required:
  • Current clinical experience
  • Vital signs
  • Body substance isolation
  • Specimen collection
  • Physician office experience (Preferred)
  • Medication administration (Preferred)
  • Graduate from a medical assistant program (Preferred)
  • Phone skills and etiquette (Preferred)
  • Organizational skills (Preferred)


Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:
  • Basic Life Support
  • Medical Assistant certification/registration from one of the following:
  • American Registry of Medical Assistants
  • National Center for Competency Testing
  • American Medical Technologists
  • American Association of Medical Assistants
  • National Healthcareer Association


Job Responsibilities:
Demonstrates through behavior Florida Hospital's Core Values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork as outlined in the organization's Performance Excellence Program
  • Fills various clinical positions as assigned within scope of certification/registration. Floats to like positions at other Graduate Medical Education offices when assigned, as applicable.
  • Monitors physician schedule organizes patient care by having the patient prepared and ready on time for the physician visit.
  • Rooms patients including vital signs, reason for visit, patient history, allergies, and completes appropriate documentation, following nursing protocols.
  • Assists the physician with examination and procedures that he/she performs. Maintains open communication to assure quality care.
  • Competent to give medications independently by 3-month evaluation; maintains competency as demonstrated by passing medication quiz and monitoring of the Nurse Manager or Sr. Director as applicable.
  • Regularly audits ordered tests to insure that results are received and followed up in a timely manner to insure quality health care.
  • Monitors appropriate level of nursing supplies and proper functioning and maintenance of instruments and equipment, and reports needs to Nurse Manager, or Sr. Director as applicable.
  • Works well within the organizational framework to achieve hospital/departmental goals and objectives.

If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Medical Assistant opportunity with Winter Park Memorial and apply online today.

Job Keywords:
Medical Assistant, Certified Medical Assistant, Winter Park

Reference

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