Medical Assistant Orthopedic Surgery FT Days: AdventHealth Medical Group East FL
Location Address: 21 Hospital Drive
Palm Coast, FL 32164
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Medical Group East FL
Great team of co-workers that feel like family
The opportunity to Extend the Healing Ministry of Christ
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 or equivalent and graduation from a vocational or other technical school with training or apprenticeship.
American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA), American Medical Technologist (AMT), National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT), National HealthCare Association (NHA), or American Medical Certification Association (AMCA) Certification 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, or AMCA Certification
For non-certified MA, a minimum of 5 years of MA experience and must be certified within 30 days from the date of hire.
Position requires a well-integrated level of technical knowledge and education equivalent to 1-2 years of college in the field.
Minimum of 1 year of related work experience or completed an accredited Medical Assistant program with completion of an externship is required
Candidate must also be proficient and possess current working knowledge in the use of MS Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Internet.
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
Adventist Health System