• Adventist Health System
  • Riverview, FL, USA
  • Jan 04, 2018

Job Description

Welcome to Centra Care!

We invite you to become a part of our leading team providing urgent medical care services for the Central Florida and Tampa Bay areas.

We are now recruiting for a Certified/Registered Medical Assistant's or Licensed Practical Nurse providing coverage to our CITRUS PARK center!

Recent LPN graduates are encouraged to apply!

General Summary:
In this position you will work closely with the physician and other staff members to care for patients ranging in age from pediatric to geriatric in the walk in clinic setting. As the LPN/Medical Assistant, you will be responsible for clerical duties directly related to laboratory and radiology. Complaints range in severity from minor illness/injury, physical exams and drug screening to serious medical complications requiring preparation and transport to the nearest emergency room. You may also perform laboratory testing and various clerical duties and actively participate in maintaining JCAHO, OSHA, HRS, BLS and other regulatory standards. General duties include assisting with patient flow, taking vital signs, preparing the patient for exam, assisting the physician with procedures as directed, drug screen collections, corporate client testing, patient referrals and all associated paperwork. As an LPN/Medical Assistant, you may also give injections under the supervision of the physician. Employee must remain current in all policies and procedures to ensure consistent quality of knowledge and performance.

Shift: Mon-Fri 10am-6:30pm

Location: Centra Care Citrus Park (Tampa Bay Area)


Job Qualifications:

High school diploma required.

Bilingual (Spanish) preferred

Experienced medical assistants must have at least 1 year of experience triaging, vital signs, injections, and assisting physicians with procedures as directed. Additionally medical assistants must hold an active certification or registry with the AAMA, ARMA, NCT or The American Registry.

Graduates from an accredited LPN program must hold and active state of Florida license. New LPN graduates with clinical rotation experience are encouraged to apply!

BLS validation required and must be able to work under minimal supervision. Professional communications skills a must.

We hope you join our company!