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AdventHealth Non Certified Medical Assistant Dr. Ruiz in Sebring, Florida

Description

Non-Certified Medical Assistant AdventHealth Sebring Wachula Lake Placid

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Sebring

  • Faith Based & Mission driven Facility

  • Largest Employer in the County

  • Surrounded by beautiful Lakes, Golf Courses and Florida’s oldest State Park

  • Close knit community with a home town family feel

  • 2 hours to just about any beach on either Coast

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Assists with rooming patients for appointments. Obtains accurate temperature, pulse, respiration, blood pressure, height and weight. Documents correctly on progress note.

  • Prepares patient for physical examination. Screens patients for appropriate information. Instructs patients in collection of samples and tests.

  • Explains procedures and treatments to patients and when necessary to significant others prior to implementation.

  • Reviews patient charts to ensure that all test results and correspondence are present prior to the physician seeing the patient.

  • Assists with the preparation of equipment and aids physician during treatment, examination, and testing of patients.

  • Administers prescribed medications and treatments in accordance with Florida Hospital Heartland Division policy and procedures and nursing standards. Documents medications completely in the patients chart after they are given.

  • Reviews appointment bookings and ensures preferences are given to patients in emergency situations. Maintains timely flow of patients.

  • Responds to and returns in-coming telephone calls in a timely manner. Instructs patient and family regarding medication and treatment instructions.

  • Responsible for preparation of exam rooms including restocking of treatment areas and disinfecting of exam tables and counters.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Minimum of a High School Diploma or Equivalent

  • Graduate of an Approved School of Practical/Vocational Nursing

  • One (1) year medical office experience

  • CMA – Eligible after one (1) year working experience or one (1) year after graduate from MA program

  • BLS from the American Heart Association (condition of employment)

Job Summary:

The Medical Assistant, under the direction of the Office manager and/or Clinical Supervisor, provides appropriate care to patients within the scope of the Medical Practice Act. Assists in patient education. Assists physician during treatment and examination of patient and administers procedures and treatments as ordered by the physician.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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.

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