Medical Assistant

Family Health Centers Of Southwest Florida Bonita Springs , FL 34134

Posted 2 months ago

We are seeking an experienced and caring Medical Assistant to join
our medical team in our Bonita Springs Adult Medical office.

You will be working with our Doctors to provide hands on medical care to
our patients. Bilingual English/Spanish is a plus. We are looking for
candidates who exemplify our Core Values of Honesty, Respect, Teamwork,
Professionalism, Confidentiality, and Quality of Care.

PLEASE ENSURE YOU MEET ALL REQUIREMENTS LISTED BELOW BEFORE APPLYING. ONLY FULLY
QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONSIDERED.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

Provide patient care (obtaining vital signs, ascertaining primary problem,
preparing patient for provider visit).
Charting on patient medical record/documentation and record keeping.
Knowledge of correct medical record format.
Track and register patient data for statistical purposes, as required.
Assess and responds to patient's needs and educates patients regarding
health care.
Assists in obtaining lab specimens.
Performs special patient treatments as directed, including administration of
nebulizers, injections, EKGs, venipunctures, etc.
Assists with minor surgical procedures. Demonstrates knowledge of aseptic
technique and infection control.
Prepares, administers and records medications, as directed by the provider.
Communicates effectively with other staff members and displays appropriate
use of medical terminology.
In accordance with universal precautions, equip examination rooms, clean
rooms, instruments, and sterilize same, according to proper procedures.
Obtains information from hospital or lab as ordered by physician.
Disposes of infected material in the proper manner, utilizing red bag
container.
Sets up exam rooms for following day's operation, inventorying and
restocking supplies as needed.
Completes WIC forms, as required.
Utilizes electronic health record system to enter, retrieve and document
patient information, clinical tasks, communications, and physician orders
accurately and efficiently.

REQUIREMENTS

Minimum of 2 years work experience as a Medical Assistant preferred.
Knowledge of medical terminology and medical environment required.
Experience with medical records and electronic health record system
preferred.
Certified Medical Assistants highly preferred!
Bilingual strongly preferred.

High school diploma, G.E.D. or equivalent training and experience

Family Health Centers of SWFL is dedicated to being a role model for our
community. We are a DRUG / ALCOHOL / NICOTINE FREE Workplace. We do not
hire drug or nicotine users.


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