Staffing Services Certified Clinical Medical Assistant - Per Diem
Health First Private Duty
 Melbourne Beach, FL

To be fully engaged in providing No Harm / Quality, Customer Experience, and Stewardship by assisting in medical care of patients and supporting front desk functions as needed under the direction of the physician and clinical associate/office manager.

Primary Accountabilities:

  • Accurately prepares and performs diagnostic testing such as venipuncture, EKSs, urine dipstick, etc. Minimum observation of 20 patients.
  • Administers all medications as ordered and assures all documentation is noted, as well as controlled substances, insulin and allergy doses that must be checked by LPN, RN or physician. Measured by 20 random chart reviews.
  • Maintains current CPR certification, American Medical Technologist or National Healthcare Certification.
  • Knowledge regarding location of emergency equipment/supplies and how to use such equipment/supplies.
  • Familiar with the Health First Emergency Kardex and responsibilities as a Health First Associate.
  • Appropriately performs patient triage, assists physician with office procedures, and accurately documents patient data.
  • Provide accurate and timely EKG, assures documentation and prompt transmission of test, if applicable.
  • Ability to perform basic computer skills pertinent to job performance.
  • Demonstrates and maintains working knowledge of front desk procedures and assists in these functions when dictated by workload.
  • Communicates effectively with customers (patients, physicians, and other Health First Associates) practicing excellent customer relation skills at all times while organizing and directing daily medical assistant functions.
  • Ensures that all exam rooms and equipment are stocked, cleaned, and ready for the next patient.
  • Mentors co-workers and students technical development.
  • Able to assist patients with scheduling questions by accessing the scheduling system and ability to print needed information.
  • Coordinates medical supply ordering with site manager.
  • Utilizes supplies/equipment in a proficient and cost effective manner when performing various procedures.
  • Completes all required documentation and/or required forms
  • Demonstrates effective time management skills
  • Remains flexible and adaptable to changes in workflow, processes, etc.
  • Accepts changes to the schedule or workflow based on patient volumes.
  • High school graduate or equivalent
  • Must hold current AHA, BLS Healthcare Provider Completion Card prior to start date and maintain.
  • Graduate of an accredited medical assistant program and/or minimum of 2 years of clinical MA experience
  • Current certification with AAMA (American Association of Medical Assistants) or NHA (National Healthcare Association)
  • EKG experience or willing to learn
  • Successful completion of Level II background screening (fingerprinting) after August 1, 2010
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