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Medical Assistant - Centre for Family Medicine – Winter Park in Winter Park, FL at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 2/4/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    2/4/2019
  • Job ID:
    275114
  • Job Function
    Patient Care Support
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    Day
  • Application Zone
    2-Legacy System
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Winter Park

Job Description



Medical Assistant - Centre for Family Medicine – Winter Park

Winter Park Memorial seeks to hire a Medical Assistant who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.



Facility Profile:

Nestled among the oak-shaded, brick-paved streets of one of the most picturesque hometowns in the country, Winter Park Memorial Hospital has continuously served the residents of Winter Park and its surrounding communities for more than 50 years. Chartered in 1951, the hospital has grown from the visionary efforts of a handful of Winter Park residents and community leaders, to a 307-bed acute care facility that is a model of community health and wellness. Over the years the hospital has continually expanded to meet the needs of the community, adding an upscale obstetrics and Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at The Dr. P. Phillips Baby Place, cancer care at the AdventHealth Cancer Institute, Winter Park, and state-of-the-art surgery, recovery and rehabilitation at the AdventHealth Orthopaedic Institute. Together with the community we serve, we're building a model of community health and wellness for generations to come.



Department Profile:

At the Centre for Family Medicine, we offer skilled and compassionate care by physicians who are board-certified in various specialties, including family medicine, pediatrics and geriatrics. As part of our commitment to extraordinary patient care, the Centre for Family Medicine is focused on preparing competent physicians to serve the Central Florida community and beyond. It is for this reason that the Centre is home to Florida Hospital’s Family Medicine Residency Program, which has successfully trained hundreds of Central Florida physicians over the past 40 years. Together, our 16 board-certified faculty, four fellows, and 34 resident physicians form a partnership that allows us to care for almost 30,000 patient visits each year. It is through this spirit of collaboration that we stand firm in our commitment to serve the health care needs of our patients with a holistic approach to heal the mind, body and spirit.



Work Hours/Shifts:

MTW 8 - 7, Thurs 8:30 - 5 Fri 8 - 5



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:

  • Current clinical experience
  • Vital signs
  • Body substance isolation
  • Specimen collection
  • Physician office experience (Preferred)
  • Medication administration (Preferred)
  • Graduate from a medical assistant program (Preferred)
  • Phone skills and etiquette (Preferred)
  • Organizational skills (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 AdventHealth’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 insure 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 Medical Assistant opportunity with Winter Park Memorial and apply online today.



Job Keywords:

Medical Assistant, Certified Medical Assistant, Winter Park



Position Location:  Winter Park
Job:  Patient Care Support
Organization:  AdventHealth Central Florida
Primary Location:  US-FL-Winter Park
Schedule:  Full-time
Shift:  Day
Job Level:  Staff / Associate
Education Level:  None
Travel:  No
Job Posting:  Jan 4, 2019, 10:26:19 AM

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