JOB SUMMARY Certified Medical Assistant to assist physician with the daily operations of the physicianâ��s office. Maintains efficient patient flow and assists with patient care, i.e. exams, procedures and patient education under the direction and supervision of a physician. Performs triage, monitors and records vitals of all visiting patients. Ensures medical documentation of office visits. Assist with Office and scheduling coordinator in their absence (if necessary). ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Include the following. Others may be assigned.
1. Assist physician with the daily operations of the physicianâ��s office
2. Maintains efficient patient flow and assists with patient care, i.e. exams, procedures and patient education under the direction and supervision of a physician
3. Performs triage, monitors and records vitals of all visiting patients
4. Perform EKG and Phlebotomy, as applicable
5. Ensures medical documentation of office visits
6. Ensures that all contacts with patients, the public, physicians and other personnel are carried out in a friendly, courteous, helpful and considerate manner
EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE
? High School Diploma or Equivalent; Graduate from Medical Assistant program preferred
? At least 1 year of experience in a Medical Setting, preferable in a Physician Practice
? Certified Medical Assistant through one of the following; National Healthcare Association (NHA), American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA), Registered Medical Assistant by the American Medical Technologist (AMT), National Center for Competency Training (NCCT), or the American Registry of Medical Assistants (ARMA)
? EMR/EHR experience preferred, NextGen or Athena experience preferred ? Current American Heart Association BLS/CPR for Healthcare Provider required
? Proficiency in a windows environment with a working knowledge of Word, Outlook, and the Internet is required ? Ability to communicate effectively with patients, physicians, and employees
? Willingness to be flexible and adaptable in a complex, matrix environment
Job: Laboratory and Clinical Technicians
Primary Location: West Palm Beach, Florida
Facility: Tenet Florida Physician Services
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.
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