Medical Assistant Orthopedic FT Days: AdventHealth Medical Group East FL
Location Address: Tavares, FL
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Medical Group East FL
Great team of co-workers that feel like family
Full Time, Monday-Friday.
You Will Be Responsible For:
Performs initial response-screening following protocols under the direction of the supervising physician.
Performs initial and ongoing assessment of patients, utilizing established guidelines.
Cleans, prepares and maintains examinations rooms and treatment areas.
Prepares patients for examinations, procedures and treatments.
Organize and review incoming test results and forward to physician.
Prepares specimens for outside lab testing, as ordered by the physician.
Prepares and administers oral and parenteral (excluding IV) medications and immunizations as directed by supervising physician and as permitted by state law.
What You Will Need:
Minimum of a high school diploma
American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA), American Medical Technologist (AMT), National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT), National HealthCare Association (NHA), American Medical Certification Association (AMCA) Certification, or National Association for Health Professionals (NAHP) is required to be active prior to employment and must be maintained throughout employment. American Registry of Medical Assistants (ARMA) Certification will be accepted for employees who began employment prior to June 30, 2016, but the certification must not lapse or else is required to then obtain AAMA, AMT, NCCT, NHA, AMCA or NAHP Certification.
Minimum of 1 year of related work experience or completed an accredited Medical Assistant program with completion of an externship is required
Minimum 1 year working experience within the medical/healthcare field with experience communicating with all levels of staff preferred
Candidate must also be proficient and possess current working knowledge in the use of MS Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Internet.
Assists the physician in providing medical care to patients of various ages according to the policy of individual practice, in accordance with professional standards and hospital policies and procedures.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.