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Certified Medical Assistant II – Medicine Specialists – Orlando in Orlando, FL at Adventist Health System

Date Posted: 12/6/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Orlando, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    12/6/2018
  • Job ID:
    273055
  • Job Function
    Patient Care Support
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    Day
  • AHS Zone
    2-Legacy System
  • Organization
    Florida Hospital

Job Description



Certified Medical Assistant II – Medicine Specialists – Orlando

Florida Hospital Orlando seeks to hire a Certified Medical Assistant II who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.



Facility Profile:

Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,107-bed Florida Hospital Orlando, serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America. Florida Hospital Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country. We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year.



Department Profile:

Medicine Specialists at Florida Hospital is a practice of internal medicine physicians specializing in comprehensive health care of adults ages 18+. Our physicians and staff practice a whole-person-care approach with our patients—considering their physical, emotional and spiritual well-being. We care compassionately for our patients through all phases of treatment, including inpatient hospital stays at Florida Hospital Orlando. All of our faculty physicians are board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine. We have nine faculty physicians that serve as teachers for the 30 residents of Florida Hospital’s Internal Medicine Residency Program and provide care for over 13,000 patients visits each year.



Work Hours/Shifts:

Monday – Friday; 8a – 5p



Job Summary:

The Medical Assistant functions under the supervision of the Nurse Manager providing clinical and clerical services, including rooming patients, assisting with exams and procedures, performing waived lab tests, and administering medications. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.



Knowledge, Skills, Education, & Experience Required:

  • Vital signs
  • Body substance isolation
  • Specimen collection
  • Current clinical experience
  • Phone skills and etiquette (preferred)
  • Organizational skills (preferred)
  • Physician office experience (preferred)
  • Medication administration (preferred)
  • Graduate from a medical assistant program (preferred)


Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:

  • Basic Life Support
  • Medical Assistant certification/registration from one of the following:
  • American Registry of Medical Assistants
  • National Center for Competency Testing
  • American Medical Technologists
  • American Association of Medical Assistants
  • National Healthcareer Association


Job Responsibilities:

Demonstrates through behavior Florida Hospital’s Core Values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork as outlined in the organization’s Performance Excellence Program

  • Fills various clinical positions as assigned within scope of certification/registration. Floats to like positions at other Graduate Medical Education offices when assigned, as applicable.
  • Monitors physician schedule organizes patient care by having the patient prepared and ready on time for the physician visit.
  • Rooms patients including vital signs, reason for visit, patient history, allergies, and completes appropriate documentation, following nursing protocols.
  • Assists the physician with examination and procedures that he/she performs. Maintains open communication to assure quality care.
  • Competent to give medications independently by 3-month evaluation; maintains competency as demonstrated by passing medication quiz and monitoring of the Nurse Manager or Sr. Director as applicable.
  • Regularly audits ordered tests to ensure that results are received and followed up in a timely manner to insure quality health care.
  • Monitors appropriate level of nursing supplies and proper functioning and maintenance of instruments and equipment, and reports needs to Nurse Manager, or Sr. Director as applicable.
  • Works well within the organizational framework to achieve hospital/departmental goals and objectives.

If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Certified Medical Assistant II opportunity with Florida Hospital Orlando and apply online today.



Job Keywords:

Medical Assistant, Med Asst, Certified, Orlando



Position Location:  Orlando
Job:  Patient Care Support
Organization:  Florida Hospital
Primary Location:  US-FL-Orlando
Schedule:  Full-time
Shift:  Day
Job Level:  Staff / Associate
Education Level:  Technical Certification
Travel:  No
Job Posting:  Nov 6, 2018, 10:50:59 AM

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