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Medical Assistant @ AHMG Gastroenterology & Hepatology at Orlando cc6850 in Orlando, FL at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 3/15/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Orlando, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    3/15/2019
  • Job ID:
    275519
  • Job Function
    Medical Assistant
  • Travel
    Yes, 50 % of the Time
  • Shift
    Day
  • Application Zone
    2-Legacy System
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Medical Group Central FL

Job Description

AdventHealth Medical Group is a coalition of nearly 2,000 physicians, residents, fellows and faculty members. This comprehensive network spans 9 states - offering you an unparalleled continuum of care across the country. From primary care doctors to pediatricians and surgical specialists, we have physicians for every age and every stage of life. From the Rocky Mountains to the Florida Coast, AdventHealth Medical Group offers you consistent, collaborative and compassionate health care.


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.

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.

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 IS COMMITTED TO PROVIDING EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY TO ALL QUALIFIED EMPLOYEES AND APPLICANTS FOR EMPLOYMENT WITHOUT REGARD FOR RACE, CREED, COLOR, SEX, AGE, NATIONAL ORIGIN, HANDICAP, MARITAL STATUS, STATUS WITH REGARD TO PUBLIC ASSISTANCE, OR VETERAN STATUS, AND IN COMPLIANCE WITH FEDERAL, STATE, AND LOCAL LAWS, AND IS A DRUG-FREE WORKPLACE.



Position Location:  
Job:  Medical Assistant
Organization:  AdventHealth Medical Group Central FL
Primary Location:  US-FL-Orlando
Schedule:  Full-time
Shift:  Day
Job Level:  Staff / Associate
Education Level:  Technical Certification
Travel:  Yes, 50 % of the Time
Job Posting:  Jan 15, 2019, 6:52:52 AM

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