Medical Assistant: Breast Onc Ctr Physician Offc

Memorial Healthcare System Hollywood , FL 33081

Posted 2 months ago

Summary:

Performs routine clinical and administrative duties in support of assigned area or office.

Detailed responsibilities:

  • Under the supervision of physician or nurse, assists with performing patient assessments and treatments.

  • Performs basic diagnostic procedures and specimen collection, including phlebotomy. Monitors and communicates changes in patient condition. Documents patient care provided.

  • Maintains equipment and medical supplies, including reordering, stocking, cleaning, and troubleshooting. Maintains examination areas.

  • Performs administrative or clerical duties as assigned, including scanning, reception, scheduling, data entry, and patient registration.

Competencies and skills:

Essential:

  • STANDARDS OF BEHAVIOR: Acts in a manner that supports the standards of communication, respect, privacy, and teamwork by demonstrating a commitment to professional and ethical conduct.
  • CUSTOMER SERVICE: Demonstrates commitment to service excellence by promptly addressing internal/external customer issues/requests, resolving concerns while maintaining a professional image and behavior to build and enhance the patient/family/customer experience.
  • ACCOUNTABILITY: Accepts ownership of job roles and specific assignments/goals; works independently, takes responsibility for own actions; admits mistakes and judgment errors; and accepts constructive feedback. Connects personal work results to the accomplishment of team and organizational goals.
  • RESPONDING TO CHANGE: Accepts change and adapts in a positive and productive manner; handles unexpected situations and changes in direction calmly and with confidence. Views new assignments and job responsibilities as an opportunity for growth.
  • PATIENT AND FAMILY CENTERED CARE: "Provides Patient and Family Centered Care to patients, families, visitors and internal customers"
  • PATIENT SAFETY - NURSING: Complies with and ensures patient safety practices in the clinical setting.
  • ASSESSMENT OF PATIENTS: Assesses patient and reviews patient's medical record to formulate an individualized nursing plan of care.
  • ACCURACY: Completes work assignments within established quality and/or quantity standards.
  • ANALYSIS AND DECISION MAKING: Uses decision making processes and tools to analyze situations and make effective decisions.
  • EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION: Communicates effectively with various audiences using the most appropriate method for the situation.
  • PROBLEM SOLVING: Ability to identify, analyze and effectively solve problems.
  • TEAM WORK: Contributes to fullest potential to achieve team goals.
  • ORGANIZATION SKILLS: Organizes work to achieve maximum efficiency.

Education:

Essential:

  • Accredited Program

Education specialization:

Essential:

  • Medical Assistant

Credentials:

Essential:

  • BLS Certification

Education equivalent experience:

Essential:

  • Graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant or Emergency Medical Technician program

Other information:

Complexity of Work: Requires critical thinking skills, effective communication skills,decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action. Valid Florida driver's license may be required along with a good driving record.

Required Work Experience: None required.

Working conditions:

Essential:

  • Bending and Stooping 60.00%
  • Keyboard Entry 60.00%
  • Kneeling 40.00%
  • Lifting/Carrying Patients 35 Pounds or Greater 20.00%
  • Lifting or Carrying 0 - 25 lbs Non-Patient 40.00%
  • Pushing or Pulling 0 - 25 lbs Non-Patient 40.00%
  • Reaching 40.00%
  • Repetitive Movement Hand/Arm 40.00%
  • Sitting 40.00%
  • Standing 60.00%
  • Walking 60.00%
  • Audible Speech 40.00%
  • Hearing Acuity 40.00%
  • Depth Perception 40.00%
  • Distinguish Color 40.00%
  • Bio hazardous Waste 60.00%
  • Biological Hazards
  • Respiratory 60.00%
  • Biological Hazards
  • Skin or Ingestion 60.00%
  • Blood and/or Bodily Fluids 60.00%
  • Communicable Diseases and/or Pathogens 60.00%
  • Computer Monitor 60.00%

Organizational Profile:

Since the opening of the one-story, 100-bed Memorial Hospital in 1953, the South Florida community has benefited from caring and compassionate healthcare at Memorial Regional Hospital. Today, with 553 beds and as the flagship facility of Memorial Healthcare System, Memorial Regional Hospital is one of Florida's largest and most sophisticated hospitals, offering leading-edge care and technologies. Services include:

  • Medical and Surgical Services

  • Emergency Room and Level I Trauma Center

  • Memorial Cancer Institute

  • Memorial Cardiac and Vascular Institute

  • Memorial Neuroscience Institute

  • The Family Birthplace

  • Women's Services

  • Wasie Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

We are also home to a team of dedicated professionals, all of whom deliver nationally recognized, award-winning care. Memorial Regional Hospital has received Press Ganey's Guardian of Excellence Award for Patient Satisfaction (Inpatient Behavioral Health) for three consecutive years, has been recognized by Truven Health Analytics as one of the nation's 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals, and for the last seven years has received the Gold Plus Achievement Award from the American Stroke Association.

Disclaimer: This job description is not intended, nor should it be construed to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with the job. It is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification.


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