Certified Medical Assistant/Patient Care Specialist - Gateway Pulmonary Diseases, Health First Medical Group, Full Time

Health First Melbourne, FL

About the Job

Description:

Medical Assistant

Health First Medical Group is seeking an experienced medical assistant (LPN also considered) to join us in a busy and exciting practice which stresses the provision of excellent care and customer service. Our medical office staff work together in a team concept making sure cross-training is a high priority providing you with greater career advancement opportunities.

The chosen candidate will benefit from the following\:

· Health, dental, vision, life insurance

· Paid time off

· Paid medical assistant certification exam

· 401k with matching contributions

· Employee recognition activities

· Opportunity to contribute to associate advisory groups

The chosen candidate may also be eligible for a $5,000 Sign-On Bonus.

Job Type\: Full-time. Monday-Friday. No weekends.

Minimum Qualifications\:

· Education\: High School diploma or GED equivalent. LPN also considered

· Certification\: One of the following is a minimum requirement within 90 days of hire. Health First will pay exam fee\:

1. Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) through National Healthcareer Association (NHA) - https\://www.nhanow.com/

2. Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) through the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) - http\://www.aama-ntl.org/

3. Medical Assistant (RMA) certification through American Medical Technologists (AMT) - https\://www.americanmedtech.org/

4. Medical Assistant (NCMA) certification through National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) certification - https\://www.ncctinc.com/

· Certification\: Basic Life Support (BLS) through American Heart Association upon hire

· Work Experience\: New Grads welcome

· Specific Knowledge/Skills\: Medical terminology, keyboarding skills.

· Specific Knowledge/Skills\: Strong customer service skills including knowledge of service recovery techniques

Primary Accountabilities\:

· Perform clinical intake by taking medical histories and vital signs, recording weight/height and verification of patient’s current prescriptions.

· Prepare patients for examination and explain treatment procedures to patients.

· Prepare and perform point of care testing and/or specimen collection as directed by provider.

· Track and communicate to patients, the results of labs and diagnostic studies as directed by the provider.

· Answer internal and external customer phone calls regarding their care, and direct messages to the appropriate individuals.

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