Medical Assistant Fast Tracker PRN - AdventHealth Centra Care
Location Address: 440 W HIGHWAY 436, Altamonte Springs, FL
Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Centra Care
Commitment to whole-person care, giving you the opportunity to help heal people in mind body and spirit.
Fulfilling work with people who treat you like family.
Excellent benefits, market-driven wages and career development opportunities.
Recognized for the seventh year in a row as a recipient of the Gallup Great Workplace Award as part of the AdventHealth network.
Opportunities for advancement as we expand our network across the nation.
Work Hours/Shift: PRN
You Will Be Responsible For:
Drives customer service initiatives by creating and owning the patient experience
Performs properly and legibly documents and reports all procedures and assessments in accordance with department policy.
Utilizing age-specific guidelines, assesses patient during clinical check-in, documents pertinent medical information and vital signs. Assesses for signs of abuse or neglect.
May perform and administer treatments, medications and any follow-up assessments ordered by the provider, verifying as needed. Responds appropriately in clinical emergencies and triage situations.
Performs diagnostic and occupational medicine testing to include, but not limited to, EKG, spirometry, audiometry, titmus and pulse oximetry. Completes forensic testing collections in accordance with Department of Transportation (DOT) and Florida Drug Free Workplace Guidelines. This may include urine drug screens, blood/breath alcohol testing, oral fluids and hair testing.
What You Will Need:
Graduate of accredited medical assistant program
Must be currently certified and maintain certification by one of the following:
American Association of Medical Assistants (âœAAMAâ) for Certified Medical Assistants
American Medical Certification Association (âœAMCAâ) for Clinical Medical Assistant Certification
American Medical Technologists (âœAMTâ) for Registered Medical Assistant
National Association for Health Professionals (âœNAHPâ) for Nationally Registered Certified Medical Assistant
National Center for Competency Testing (âœNCCTâ) for National Certified Medical Assistant
National Health Career Association (âœNHAâ) for Registered Clinical Medical Assistant
State of Florida Paramedic License
Reporting to the Practice Manager and under the supervision of the Providers, the Medical Assistant â“ Fast Tracker (MA) cares for patients and performs a wide variety of patient care activities. Adheres to state, federal and organizational guidelines to ensure quality care and patient safety with support from the Clinical Excellence team. Is essential in maintaining organization and facilitating patient flow. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.