AdventHealth Medical Assistant @ AHMG Diabetes & Endocrinology at Winter Park cc8170 in Maitland, Florida

Description

More than 500 board-certified physicians,

200 Advanced Practice Providers, and 1,500 clinical and support staff in over

40 specialties provide patients with a broad range of medical and surgical

services. AHMG operates over 160 offices, providing compassionate,

multidisciplinary care to more than one million patients a year. AHMG is a

subsidiary of AdventHealth, the largest not-for-profit Protestant health care

system in the nation, supporting 43 hospitals in 10 states. In existence since

1994, AHMG (originally known as Florida Physicians Medical Group) has

demonstrated consistent growth and stability in an ever-changing health care

market.

Medical Assistant

JOB SUMMARY

The

Medical Assistant provides appropriate care to patients within the scope of the

Medical Practice Act. This individual

obtains clinical, financial and demographic patient data and assists in patient

education. Also responsible for

assisting providers during the treatment and examination of patients and

administers procedures and treatments as ordered by the provider. Performs front office duties as needed and

assigned.

  • If

working in a Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Practice, the following

additional standards apply:

Our team continuously works with the quality team

and practice coaches to implement and maintain NCQA/PCMH standards.

  • Participates

in educational sessions to improve skills as appropriate

  • Participates

in the collection of quality data

  • Assists

clinical staff providers with providing patients with outside resources and

materials

  • Assists in

identifying and documenting cultural and linguistic needs of patients

  • Assists in

identifying and documenting advanced directives

  • Assists

clinical staff and providers with obtaining ER and Hospital information

  • Assists in arranging follow up appointments as

indicated by clinical staff and providers

PHYSICAL QUALIFICATIONS

Able

to stand, sit, walk and occasionally run; able to bend, twist, stoop; able to

assist patients of all weights into wheelchairs, up to stretcher and transfer

patients with assistance, using proper body mechanics. Requires full range of body motion including

handling and lifting patients, manual and finger dexterity and eye-hand

coordination. Requires normal visual

acuity and hearing. The use of personal protective equipment and strict

adherence to body substance isolation technique is required. Requires the

ability to verbally communicate clearly and effectively with patients and

co-workers. May be exposed to disease,

radiation and toxic chemicals in the course of performing the work.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS

1.

High

school graduate or equivalent required.

2.

Graduate

of a recognized Medical Assistant program preferred.

3.

1

year medical office experience preferred.

4.

Experience

with computers and associated clinical software preferred.

5.

Ability

to type 40 words per minute accurately.

6.

Must

be willing to float to other AHMG practices, within reason, when patient load,

vacation schedules etc. make it necessary.

7.

Demonstrates

ability to communicate by reading, writing legibly, speaking and comprehending

English effectively in order to carry out job requirements.

CERTIFICATE/LICENSE

1.

Must

be currently certified and maintain certification by one of the following:

  • American

Association of Medical Assistants (“AAMA”) for Certified Medical Assistants

  • American

Medical Certification Association (“AMCA”) for Clinical Medical Assistant

Certification

  • American

Medical Technologists (“AMT”) for Registered Medical Assistant

  • National

Association for Health Professionals (“NAHP”) for Nationally Registered

Certified Medical Assistant

  • National Center for Competency Testing (“NCCT”) for National Certified

Medical Assistant

  • National Healthcare Association (“NHA”) for

Registered Clinical Medical Assistant

2.

Current,

valid CPR certification is required.

What makes working at AdventHealth

Medical Group special? We recognize your investment in a health care

career, and we are truly dedicated to your success. We promote positive

feedback as well as help you accomplish professional and personal goals.

We hope you are interested to

develop your healthcare career in our dynamic faith based organization.

Our Mission is to extend the healing ministry of Christ. Our employees

are welcomed to join our Spiritual Ambassador Program which highlights our

dedication to each other and our community.

A Spiritual Ambassador is one

who: Loves & Cares, Prays & Listens, Comforts & Supports and

Encourages & Smiles.

While living our mission, Spiritual

Ambassadors create a culture of caring within our practices through various

activities. They minister to co-workers and patients, helping them experience

trust, belonging and hope.

The size of AdventHealth Medical

Group offers you flexibility to explore different types of medical practices

and gain valuable experience. AdventHealth Medical Group is under the

AdventHealth Care system, which is the largest non-profit healthcare provider

in the nation.

AHMG Recruitment Team is here to

support your career search and goals. Together, we can explore the many

opportunities that fit your life. We offer excellent working conditions

that help you maintain a positive attitude and work/life balance. We

value wellness of mind, body and spirit of all our employees.

Our competitive benefits cover:

Health and Wellness:

-Health, Dental, and Vision

-Life, Disability, and Supplemental

Insurance

-Cancer and Specified Diseases Plan

-Paid Days Off

-Creation Health Employee Program

-Tobacco-Free Campus

-Wellness Screenings

FINANCIAL Tools and Plans:

-Educational Assistance

-Retirement Plan

-Flexible Spending Accounts

-Direct Deposit

-Credit Union

Community Initiatives:

-Adopt a Family

-Backpacks for Kids

-Mission Trips

-Blood Drives

Additional Benefits:

-Employee Assistance Program

-Employee Discounts

-Various Onsite Services and Amenities

-Spiritual Ambassadors

-Service Awards

ADVENTHEALTH MEDICAL GROUP ISCOMMITTED TO PROVIDING EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY TO ALL QUALIFIED EMPLOYEESAND APPLICANTS FOR EMPLOYMENT WITHOUT REGARD FOR RACE, CREED, COLOR, SEX, AGE,NATIONAL ORIGIN, HANDICAP, MARITAL STATUS, STATUS WITH REGARD TO PUBLICASSISTANCE, OR VETERAN STATUS, AND IN COMPLIANCE WITH FEDERAL, STATE, AND LOCALLAWS, AND IS A DRUG-FREE WORKPLACE.

Job: Medical Assistant

Primary Location: US-FL-Maitland

Organization AdventHealth Medical Group Central FL

Schedule Full-time

Shift Day

Job Level Entry Level

Education Level Technical Certification

Travel Yes, 25 % of the Time

Job Posting Jan 25, 2019, 9:15:12 AM

Req ID: 274476

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.