Medical Assistant - Hillsborough County - Bilingual

BayCare Tampa, FL

About the Job

Description:

Join the team that is revolutionizing health care - BayCare. Voted one of Fortune 100's Best Companies to work for - 2021!

 

BayCare Medical Group is a multi-specialty group with close to 200 physician practice locations in the Tampa Bay area. Our offices include Primary Care, Specialty and Surgical practices. BayCare Medical Group is currently in search of our newest Medical Assistant team members who are passionate about providing outstanding patient care to our community. 

 

The Medical Assistant: 

·  Assists providers with patient examination, procedures, and treatment.

·  Responsible for patient histories, routine lab procedures and preparation of specimens for transport to the lab. 

·  Follows up on test orders and reports results to provider and patient, provides and maintains patient education materials, maintains medical equipment, and orders clinical supplies.

·  Creates and maintains patient electronic medical record (EMR).  

·  Complies with all OSHA and CLIA regulations. 

·  Performs other duties as assigned.

 

For this position, we are looking for an experienced Medical Assistant with a MA Certification; or willing to obtain one within 90 days of hire; or proof of active license/certification for EMT (Emergency Medical Technician) or NREMT (Nationally Recognized Medical Technician) or Paramedic.  Prior experience working as a Medical Assistant is preferred, but not required. English/Spanish bilingual is a plus, but not required at all offices.

  

Most Hillsborough County positions are in central Tampa (St. Joseph’s Hospital-Main in the MLK Blvd. and Habana Ave. area). 

 

BayCare offers a competitive total reward package including benefits, paid time off, tuition reimbursement, 401k match and additional yearly contribution, annual performance appraisals and team award bonus, community discounts and the chance to be part of an amazing team and a great place to work! 

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Qualifications:

Certifications and Licensures
RequiredReference summary for detailswithin 90 days

Education
RequiredHigh School or Equivalent
PreferredTechnicalMedical Assistant

Experience
Preferred2 yearsMedical Assistant

Specific Skills
RequiredAdministrative and clerical skills
RequiredWork independently
RequiredCustomer service skills
RequiredCritical thinking skills
RequiredOrganizational skills
RequiredComputer skills appropriate to position
RequiredWritten and verbal communication skills
RequiredTime management skills
RequiredWork with a team
PreferredClinical skills appropriate to position
PreferredMedical terminology use and understanding
PreferredEquipment use and maintenance appropriate for position