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CERTIFIED MEDICAL ASSISTANT


Moffitt McKinley Campus, 10920 N McKinley Drive, Tampa, FL 3

Survivorship Clinic

PRN (As Needed)

32

Day Shift

8-4:30

High School/GED

Moffitt Cancer Center is internationally recognized for our focus on personalized cancer care and translational research. The mission of Moffitt is clear, focused, and fully stated in nine words, "To contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer." With a tradition of excellence that began with the first patient admission in 1986, dedicated Moffitt physicians, scientists, and staff members have remained committed to excellence in an atmosphere characterized by kindness, caring, and hope.

Basic Cardiac Life Support
Cert Clin Medical Assistant
Reg Medical Assistant
0 - 1 year experience

Our Ambulatory Internal Medicine Clinic is currently looking for Certified Medical Assistant to join our team. 

 

Position Highlights:

·       Certified Medical Assistants are essential members of the clinic team. They contribute to the healthcare of patients by assisting with exams and procedures, organizing and managing patient flow, performing administrative functions and taking on other responsibilities based on the needs of the department.

 

·       This position is builds relationships and rapport with patients. 

The Ideal Candidate

·        The ideal candidate will have the following:

o   Prior experience in an outpatient clinic setting as a Medical Assistant.

o   Prior experience with front office functions

 

Responsibilities:

·       Assists patients with ambulation and/or movement on/off exam table, chairs and/or in and out of wheelchairs utilizing proper body mechanics and safety measures such as, lift equipment.

 

·       After proper patient identification, performs initial patient screening, including vital signs, screening questions, allergy information, and medication history as appropriate. Notifies appropriate staff of positive screening or abnormal vital signs. Documents collected data completely and accurately in medical record including staff notifications. Loads images in preparation for provider visit, as needed. Ensures clinic patient flow is smooth and efficient. Keeps patients and clinical team informed of delays. Communicates effectively to patients, providers, nurses, and other team members.

 

·       Assists practitioner in patient procedures/treatments/examinations, including room preparation, patient positioning, supplies, and equipment. Departs from clinic those patients that do not require nursing intervention. Maintains and uses principles of aseptic techniques and universal precautions when performing clinical duties and tasks.

 

·       Maintains the knowledge and skill necessary to provide care or services based on physical, psychosocial, educational, safety, and related criteria appropriate to the age of the patients served in the assigned service area. Utilizes computerized systems according to departmental needs.

 

·       Provides support to the provider during clinic by assisting with phone calls and faxes.

 

·       Recognizes emergency situations and implements emergency procedures. Administers first aid and CPR.

 

Credentials and Qualifications:

·        High School Diploma

·        Certification or Registration from one of the following organizations:

o   American Association of Medical Assistants (AMAA)

o   American Medical Technologists (AMT)

o   National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT)

o   National Healthcareer Association (NHA)

o   National Association for Health Professionals (NAHP)

·        BLS Certification

·        Experience performing lab draws and EKG testing.

Moffitt Cancer Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, or protected veteran or disabled status. We seek candidates whose skills, and personal and professional experience, have prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.